Category Archives: television

Memorial Day 2013

Now that Our Dad is home, on this Memorial Day our thoughts and prayers are with all those families and friends who’ve lost loved ones. Recently as a family, we helped the local VFW and Scouts programs replace flags at veterans’ graves … Continue reading

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Veterans Day, Every Day

Happy Veterans Day. It’s an honor to pay tribute to all those who have served and all those currently serving. Please know that behind the scenes at Our Dad’s Flag, we are honoring you all with this project today and every day! … Continue reading

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Summer Vacation

Our Dad’s Flag had a very busy summer vacation but “school came along just to end it.” There was no finer anthem in our house than that of the famed Disney cartoon Phineas & Ferb theme song, dedicated to all kids finding … Continue reading

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US Open & Military Appreciation

As of this morning, there are 2 American single players remaining in the U.S. Open, Williams and Roddick. Our Dad’s Flag has had some great USTA visits but who knew our visit with Andy Roddick had an even more magnificent story behind it?! When … Continue reading

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Games, Sets, Matches

The end of summer is marked by the annual United States Open tennis tournaments held at the Arthur Ashe Stadium in Forest Hills, NY. Currently underway, the Open is sure to please all tennis enthusiasts, and even to date, it’s won our family … Continue reading

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“Flag-thlete” in London & More Team USA

Looking well-rested, fresh faced and on top of the world the day after their 2012 Olympic Medal wins, these greats of Track & Field took time to participate in Our Dad’s Flag live in London. Our thanks to Dave McDaniel, an Army veteran himself, … Continue reading

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Our Own “Flag-thlete” – Team USA

Check out how Our Dad’s Flag became a “Flag-thlete”  in the 2012 Summer Olympics with Team USA and some special folks at the Olympic Training Center. We’re giving you a special behind-the-scenes look at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado with … Continue reading

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Let The Games Begin!

Team USA is already in action across the pond in London as they enter the 17 days of the 2012 Olympic Games followed by the Paralympic Games. As the world comes together to compete with a total of 14,000 athletes, … Continue reading

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Elmo: Forever Young

 Our furry friend Elmo has played a huge role in our family and in the history of Our Dad’s Flag. He’s been with us since the beginning: in his stuffed version for hugging the day we informed the children that Our … Continue reading

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Hail to the Chief

We at Our Dad’s Flag would like to send our thanks to the President, Mr. Stephen Colbert, of The Colbert Nation and all his folks at The Colbert Report for supporting the Our Dad’s Flag project. He is the President … Continue reading

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One Man’s Empire

  Okay, that’s not a real script but mom took some liberties . . . however, in reality, Our Dad’s Flag was recently taken for a stroll along the faux “grand promenade”, the set of Boardwalk Empire. Our host? The show’s … Continue reading

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