The holidays seem to have evolved into days we celebrate for having a day off of work rather than for recognizing why it is a holiday - a 'holy' or sacred day. We plan parties or dinners, go to sporting events or use the extra time to fit in a movie, but the commemoration of the day's origin and meaning fall by the wayside more and more each year it seems. So this Memorial Day, make sure you take some time to honor what it is about, a Memorial or memory of men and women who died in service to America.
There are of course the parades and ceremonies that you can find around town, but here are some different and lesser known ways for the Well-Met Man to honor our heroes:
These are a just a few suggestions to do, check back as we will post things as we see or hear of them and take some initiative to look for meaningful things to do yourself.