“And the rocket’s red glare, the bombs bursting in air, Gave proof though the night that our flag was still there.” Happy 4th of July! In September of 1814, the British attached Fort McHenry in Baltimore, Maryland. Francis Scott Key witnessed the attack and wrote a poem describing what he saw. It became the United States’ National anthem, “The Star Spangled Banner.” The oversized … Continue reading Happy 4th of July!
Around this time last year , I visited New York City. Obviously, I had to stop at the Macy’s Herald Square Store. With nine floors, it is one of the largest department stores in the world! I went up the wooden escalators and found not only clothes, makeup, and kitchenware, but also FOOD. I stopped at Godiva on the sixth floor for some ice … Continue reading One of the largest department stores in the world!