The Star-Spangled Banner, our National Anthem
The first time I heard a large crowd sing our national anthem was at a Major League ballpark when I was 8 years old. It was electrifying. Knowing all the...
Rockin’ Vintage at Rock Wall Wine Company
The fall 2013 edition of the semi-annual Alameda Point Vintage Fashion Faire was a Halloween style bash lined with barrels of wine. The event was held for the first time at Rock Wall Wine Company on Friday night, October 18 & Saturday, October 19th. It was the biggest Vintage Fashion Faire yet with more dealers and close to 1,000 attendees. The crowds flocked in to shop for glamorous vintage, jewelry, men’s suits and more. They bought VFF fashion tote bags and filled them with quality…
Red, White & Blue Mini Cheesecakes: A Fun Patriotic Dessert!
These Red, White and Blue Mini Cheesecakes are smooth, creamy and easy to make! Perfect for your patriotic celebration!
A Charming 4th of July Party - Sugar and Charm
Eden Passante shares entertaining ideas for creating a charming 4th of July party. From blueberry cheesecake ice cream to charming details!
Easy Patriotic Petit Fours - Sprinkle Bakes
Star-shaped petit fours in patriotic colors will make your Memorial Day or July Fourth holiday extra-special! This shortcut recipe is quick and easy using ready-made pound cake from your local bakery or grocery store.
WHO MADE THE FLAG THAT BECAME "THE STAR SPANGLED BANNER"?
During the 19th century, Francis Scott Key's “The Star-Spangled Banner” became one of the nation’s best-loved patriotic songs, performed during both public events and more personal gatherings. Did you know that some young teen aged girls helped make the flag that inspired the song? Illustration by Bess Bruce Cleaveland (1925) "In the summer of 1813, Mary Pickersgill (1776–1857) was contracted to sew two flags for Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. The one that became the "Star-Spangled…
American Flag Cupcake Cake - Sugar and Charm
Celebrate the 4th of July with this adorable American flag cupcake cake!
4th of July Angel Food Cake - Broma Bakery
You’ll love this easy and festive 4th of July berry angel food cake. Made with fresh berries, whipped cream and melt in your mouth angel food cake, this cake is the perfect patriotic 4th of July dessert!
American Flag Cupcake Cake
This American Flag Cupcake Cake is a fun way to make a "cake" for Memorial Day or July 4th! The flag shape is perfectly festive and it's simple to put together. Plus, the ease of pulling the cupcakes apart makes it great for a group!
Red White & Blue Ice Cream Cake | Fourth of July Cake Recipe
This Red White & Blue Ice Cream Cake is perfect for the Fourth of July! With blue vanilla cake on the bottom and white and red ice cream layers on top, it’s a delicious and patriotic cake for the holidays!
Ava Gardner, 1944
EN: The american actress Ava Gardner waving the american flag. FR: L'actrice américaine Ava Gardner brandissant le drapeau américain. Colorized by : facebook.com/theraxprod