Leif Erickson Day

Leif Erickson Day was declared a national holiday in 1964 by Lyndon B. Johnson. On October 9 each year, celebrations occur to honor this Greenlander, but why? Leif Erickson was only twenty years old, in year 1,000, when he became a missionary for King Olaf of Norway. His task from this powerful leader was to… More Leif Erickson Day

Saying Thank You

We see a lot of posts on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and even videos on television of people thanking those people who are keeping us going at this time — nurses, doctors, health care workers, fire fighters, police officers, EMTs, shelf stockers, delivery people, etc. These are great but there is nothing like a handwritten note,… More Saying Thank You