3 Free Memorial Day Printables

3 Free Memorial Day Printables

MemorialDay

Summer is almost here! Being from a military family Memorial Day is an important summer holiday and I want to assure my kids know the importance of it. We always talk about why Memorial Day is observed, and that it’s more than just the beginning of summer and a reason to break out the grill. I don’t know about you, but I think America is the greatest country in the world, and it is thanks to the men and women who serve our country and keep it safe! With that in mind I made these 3 Free Memorial Day Printables for my kids to do and I thought you might enjoy them too!  [Read more…]

Memorial Day Craft For Kids: Patriotic Wands

Memorial Day Craft For Kids: Patriotic Wands

patriotic wands

Happy almost Summer everyone! Can’t you just feel the heat in the air? The promise of vacations and cookouts? I know I can! Memorial Day marks the first day of summer, and is a day to remember what our troops have done for us and celebrate living in the best country in the world. Every year our town throws a big Memorial Day block party and my family and I love to attend. Last year they were selling slowing ribbon wands for 5 bucks a piece and I just knew I could make them at home for WAY cheaper than that, and I was right! So I wanted to pass on this fun craft with you! So I wanted to share with my my DIY Patriotic Ribbon Wands which would make a great Memorial Day Craft for Kids! [Read more…]