Category: Holiday Break

Holiday Break: Happy Thanksgiving 2015!

Holiday Break: Happy Thanksgiving 2015!

For Thanksgiving 2015, we thought it would be fun to share the holiday reflections of some Americans past.  If you visit the Library of Congress in the digital world, you can read all kinds of interesting stories.  Some share Thanksgiving memories from the Great Depression, others going back even further into the 1800s and the […]

November 26, 2015 | By More
Ideas for 4th of July Weekend Fun

Ideas for 4th of July Weekend Fun

Here we are already, and it’s the Fourth of July weekend!  Have you set up your plans for today through the weekend?  If not, we wanted to provide some article shares for some hometown fun ideas to enjoy over the next few days.  It’s all about having fun, enjoying family, friends, and the outdoors as […]

July 3, 2015 | By More
Holiday Break – Memorial Day 2015

Holiday Break – Memorial Day 2015

Today is a special day.  It’s Memorial Day here in the United States.  We wanted to provide a selection of reflective articles and video shares.  In these are recognition of the men and women who have served.  In all a rich appreciation of those who have made our history. The video, Flags-In: The Army’s Old […]

May 25, 2015 | By More
Best Wishes for a Successful 2015!

Best Wishes for a Successful 2015!

Being the last day of 2014, it’s a time of reflection.  We want to take this opportunity to thank you for supporting MoneyBasicsU via your readership.  We so enjoy bringing news and money basic information to your door so you can create a better money lifestyle for you and your family.  We exist because of […]

December 31, 2014 | By More
Happy Holidays 2014!

Happy Holidays 2014!

All of us at MoneyBasicsU magazine want to wish you a Happy Holiday Season 2014!  We’ll see you on Monday, December 29, 2014!

December 24, 2014 | By More
Holiday Break: Happy Labor Day 2014!

Holiday Break: Happy Labor Day 2014!

Happy Labor Day everyone! I had such a wonderful time watching the parade at the Frankfort Fall Festival in Frankfort, Illinois, I wanted to share a little with you.  If you haven’t been to a parade of late, I encourage you to do so.  Patriotic songs, marching, and smiling faces just make these type of activities […]

September 1, 2014 | By More
A Happy Christmas Day to Everyone!

A Happy Christmas Day to Everyone!

Here we are again – December 25!  Last year I talked about the importance of letting people know how much you appreciate them.  I have to admit, I certainly would like to repeat the sentiment once again. Thank you again – ever so much – for being part of our MoneyBasicsU family.  We’ve come a […]

December 25, 2013 | By More
The Eve for Everything Extraordinary

The Eve for Everything Extraordinary

Isn’t tradition a marvelous word?  When I think of tradition in relation to holiday activities, it has a way of making me feel comfortable and relaxed.  For my family, it’s about spending time with the immediate and extended families commencing on the eve of December 24 and following through to the end of the year […]

December 24, 2013 | By More
Holiday Break:  Thanksgiving 2013

Holiday Break: Thanksgiving 2013

Traditions are nice, aren’t they?  If you’re an American reader, what are your traditions for the Thanksgiving holiday?  Since food is a focal point of the festivities, let’s talk about that for a moment. In our family, we have turkey and all the trimmings. We make several dressings; one is a recipe from my great-grandmother […]

November 28, 2013 | By More
Holiday Break: Veterans Day 2013

Holiday Break: Veterans Day 2013

It was quite by accident I ran across some information I encourage you to share with the veterans and service members in your life circle.  Apparently, there are some businesses throughout the United States that are providing freebies and discounts to veterans and service members on Veterans Day, November 11, 2013. For those who enjoy […]

November 11, 2013 | By More