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About fantasticflags

Whether you’re looking for unique handmade gifts such as a bent flag pole, or a kitchen canister set that harkens back to Colonial Williamsburg, Home Crafts online has the largest selection of attractive handmade crafts anywhere between the Appalachian states and the Gulf Coast. We are a family-owned and operated business located in Lake Placid, Florida.

What will college cost?

According to a July 2011 Fox Business News article, the median income in the United States has held steady around $33,000 since 1998, while college tuition has more than doubled. Such a trend means that even if you have just … Continue reading

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Talking to Your Kids About 9-11

It can be difficult and confusing to talk to your children about the events of Sept. 11, especially when your own feelings are so charged about the situation. It is important, however, that children learn about what has become the … Continue reading

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Remembering the Youngest Lives Lost on 9-11

It’s an understatement to say that our lives changed that day. We hung flags and pledged we would never forget. Part of that pledge is helping others understand exactly what we’re fighting for and what we lost the moment that … Continue reading

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Remembering 9-11

The Flag Manufacturers Association of America urges all citizens to proudly display our nation‘s greatest symbol, the American flag, this Sunday, Sept. 11, in honor of those who fell victim to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. This date has been designated … Continue reading

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Are you hiding from me?

New information from the Pew Research Center indicates that 80% of American adults own cell phones. Besides making a call, the most popular activities are texting and taking pictures. For those of you who pretend to be on a call … Continue reading

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Tame Morning Madness

Mornings can be so hard to deal with. Getting out of bed is a chore and everything from there is downhill. Here’s a solution: Create a launch pad for each member of the family and things will run smoothly. (We … Continue reading

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What is your child’s learning style?

In honor of the start of a new school year, we bring you a quiz to determine your child’s learning style. It’s short – only 10 questions – so don’t fret. Knowing whether your child is an auditory, visual or … Continue reading

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