April 16, 2017
In the history of Easter celebration, there is much interweaving of Christian and pagan traditions. Among others, it includes such common pagan symbols as eggs and bunny. In the meantime, as we all know, it is the day on which the resurrection of Jesus Christ is celebrated. It is also associated with rebirth, vernal equinox, […]
March 17, 2017
Saint Patrick is a patron of Ireland. The official day of his death is 17 March. Today it is celebrated culturally and religiously in the country to honor Irish most famous missionary and bishop of the Christianity. The Irish Diaspora made the holiday famous and commonly celebrated all over the world. Especial attention to the […]
February 22, 2017
Officially, on President’s Day, Americans are supposed to honor George Washington, the first President of the USA, and celebrate his accomplishments for the American nation. However, today we honor all other American presidents on this day as well. There are many events and celebrations arranged on President’s Day to give tribute to them. Let’s see […]
February 14, 2017
You know the traditions of celebrating Valentine’s Day in your country. Are you interested to learn what other traditions exist out there in the world? FYI, there are multiple things people do on this day and some of them might even seem to be strange for you (such as exchanging wooden spoons or pressed flowers). Let’s see what these traditions are!
February 13, 2017
On the third Monday of February Americans celebrate Presidents’ Day. What is the history of it? Why did they choose February for celebration? How huge is the importance of the holiday? Why do some states also celebrate Washington’s and Lincoln’s Birthday? Is it a holiday of all or only two presidents of the USA?
February 2, 2017
Each year, on the 2nd of February, people appear from their houses around sunrise to look at a fluffy furry rodent forecasting the upcoming weather. But why do people celebrate Groundhog Day? It seems a bit silly to rely on the marmot’s advice, especially considering that this rodent is actually wrong about half of the time.
January 27, 2017
Chinese New Year, also called the Spring Festival, is considered as one of the most significant traditional holidays in China. In 2017, which is the year of the Red Rooster, the Chinese start celebrating the New Year on the 28th of January and continue till the 2nd of February. Origin and Traditions Despite the myriads […]
December 24, 2016
Should there be something more in Christmas apart from the traditional gift exchange and magic holiday atmosphere? Here are my ideas on how you can make this day even more special.
December 23, 2016
People tend to postpone important tasks before holidays planning to start them when they come back to work after refreshing their strengths. On the other hand, we all have responsibilities, and delaying work-related tasks is not reasonable because there will be a need to deal with them anyway. If you are still not motivated enough to work on holidays, check these important reasons
December 19, 2016
Are you one of those people who hate gathering together with the family at Christmas? All that bustle before and during holidays may be too overwhelming, especially if your relationships with your family are far from perfect. However, I have several pieces of advice on how to deal with your family for winter holidays. Maybe, they will help you, too.
December 16, 2016
Within the last few years, social networks have rapidly entered our lives together with some accompanying hazards such as personal data thefts. So, in order to keep your data protected, stick to these rules and precautions.
July 26, 2016
Hey there, amazing Florida! Are you planning for an awesome outing with your friend or probably want to make the Labor Day a perfect occasion for a family reunion? After a little search and information digging, we have found some thrilling ideas to make your event unforgettable.