In elementary school, one of my favorite duties was flagpole duty. Each day, a small group of us youngsters made sure the American flag was hoisted up the pole in the morning and taken down and folded in the afternoon and in inclement weather. I remember crowding around the flagpole– wide-eyed and watching– as men … Continue reading Flag Duty
A quick Google search for “Funeral Catering“ will lead you to links to funeral homes far and wide which are embracing new opportunities in this changing business. Many larger funeral homes offer full catering options done in-house, or have partnerships with local providers and restaurants who will step in and cater to an individual family’s wants … Continue reading A-tisket, A-tasket, a ….Wine Cask and a Casket?
A few years ago, my family took a trip to the Amish country in Ohio. It was an intensely fascinating experience for us and I walked away with a deep respect for the way the Amish work and live so simply on their land, yet so intentionally within their community. –We also enjoyed some really … Continue reading Amish Funeral Pie