Buddhist Holidays

It is nearly impossible to determine the exact dates of most Buddhist holidays. This is because unlike most religious holidays they are not determined by date, but by moon phase. Therefore, the dates can change dramatically every year – so you need to pay attention to the lunar calendar more... Read more

Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Thanksgiving is an American holiday that is filled with history and tradition. Thanksgiving is a tribute to the country’s founders, the pilgrims, who came to the United States back in 1621. The pilgrims once hosted a massive three day feast to celebrate their first corn harvest on the new found... Read more

Disney Celebrates Old Glory

Disney resorts have been widely known as the ‘happiest place on Earth.’ It only makes sense that it would celebrate the greatest symbol of freedom on a daily basis. If you’ve ever been to Disney (either in California or Florida) you will notice several places with American flags – especially on... Read more

Wally “The Flag Man” Specht

Manitowoc, Wisconsin man is known for his dedication to donating the American flag, earning him the title “The Flag Man.” Within the past 11 years, Walter “Wally” Specht has given out nearly 45,000 miniature American stick flags in his local town of Manitowoc, Wisconsin.  With the help of area high... Read more