Discovering the 5 Most Bizarre Flags in the World – History and Culture of Different Countries

Discovering Bizarre Flags

In an increasingly globalized world, flags have become particularly important in national identity. They are a symbol of national pride and a marker of national independence and sovereignty. Countries will usually design their flags to carry elements of the national history, culture, or political stance of their country. Many of them feature the colors associated … Read more

Most Recognizable Flags in the World: The Power of Symbolism

Flags are powerful symbols. They stand for nationhood, freedom of expression, for the people of a country, and often for cultural values shared by that people. Throughout history, they have served as both a mark of revolution and a unifying symbol in times of war and peace. The world’s most recognizable flags convey strength, courage, … Read more

8 Fascinating Yellow, Blue, and Red Flags from Around the World – History and Symbolism

Vibrant Colors Behind Fascinating Flags Around the World

They are the symbols that represent countries, states, or provinces. They carry great symbolic value and importance, acting as a representation of the people who live there and the land itself. Throughout history, they have taken many forms and colors, but a few colors have become especially popular among nations. The colors yellow, blue, and … Read more

Saluting Our Health Care Workers: 3 Heroes’ Stories

If there’s any positive to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s that health care workers are finally being recognized and celebrated. For too long, we’ve allowed these men and women to work countless hours without appreciation for what they humbly do day in and day out. From responding to urgent calls to saving lives in the ER, ICU … Read more

5 Ways to Boost Your Mood

When we break a bone, we’re not embarrassed to go to the ER and get a cast. When we catch a bug, there’s no shame in calling up the doctor for a prescription. But for some reason, when we’re struggling with feelings of depression, loneliness or anxiety, there’s often an emotional roadblock around asking for … Read more

A Journey on the Autism Spectrum

When Lucas was just two years old, he began doing 50-piece puzzles. He’d play with cars, but only focus on the wheels going back and forth. His parents, Laura and David of Bay Village, Ohio, noticed that his intelligence level was well beyond his years. But they noticed other things, as well. Lucas’s communication was … Read more

Suicide Prevention: How to Support a Loved One

If you or someone you know is having suicidal feelings or thoughts, help is available through the Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255 or via chat on the Suicide Prevention Lifeline website, This Lifeline is available 24/7 and completely confidential. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the U.S. for all ages, according to The American Foundation for Suicide … Read more

Stand Up Against Domestic Violence

Domestic violence is not always easy to recognize. Victims may not be able to admit that it’s happening, or might justify it, or may think that they can change the abuser. The fact is, any pattern of behaviors used by one person to maintain power and control over their partner or another person (adult or … Read more