Labor Day is Monday September 7 this year. Labor Day pays tribute to the contributions and achievements of American workers and is traditionally observed on the first Monday in September.
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August 28 is my late husband’s birthday. He should be 53, but he is instead forever 43. I miss him so much each and every day. I miss his love and the affection he showed me every single day. Grief affects everyone differently and I believe the greater the love, the greater the grief. After all, the love that touches us the deepest is the love that is hardest to lose. My husband was good at throwing some ingredients
I don’t think many of you will disagree with me in saying mornings seem to be busy affairs when getting ready for work and school. The weekends are much more relaxed, but those weekdays, man, they can be hectic. Between getting yourself ready and getting the kids up and, if you are like me, making lunch, there is little time for preparing breakfast unless you want to get up earlier in the day. Let’s be honest, few of us really want to do that.
This weekend, June 6-8, is the annual Pecan Festival in downtown Okmulgee. This weekend celebrates the pecan in all its nuttiness. The Festival this year will have the carnival return
Summer vacation is here and kids are running wild. Ok, maybe not wild, but they are certainly enjoying not going to school. This is a great time to teach kids