New Years Eve!

Dec
31
2018

Tick... Tock... Tick... Tock... This is the sound of the year slowing slipping away as it comes to a close. Today is all about taking advantage of the last day of your year!

Card Playing Day!

Dec
28
2018

The earliest records mentioning playing cards are from the ninth century, during the Chinese Tang Dynasty. Oddly enough, playing cards finally reached Europe in the late fourteenth century, most...

Snowflake Day!

Dec
27
2018

Like your child, each snowflake is unique. According to Jon Nelson, a research scientist in Kyoto, Japan, no one is exactly sure why snowflakes develop as they do. He says that the old saying, “no...

Thank You Note Day!

Dec
26
2018

If you celebrated Christmas yesterday, you probably owe someone a thank you. You probably received a present, but maybe somebody did something else nice for you? Perhaps you want to thank someone...

Egg Nog Day!

Dec
24
2018

Today is dedicated to a special, seasonal punch made out of milk, cream, sugar, eggs, and spices. It might sound kind of strange but it’s not popular for no reason, it’s Egg Nog Day!

Flashlight Day!

Dec
21
2018

It’s no coincidence that National Flashlight Day is on the same day as the Winter Solstice. After all, it’s the darkest day of the year, having the fewest hours of sunlight! Do you know what that...

Go Caroling Day!

Dec
20
2018

Christmas caroling used to bring joy to the world, but nowadays, it seems to have given way to silent nights. It’s a real shame! Perhaps it’s because neighborhoods are bigger? Even Santa admits...

Look for an Evergreen Day!

Dec
19
2018

I spy with my little eye something green. This fall, deciduous trees rained colorful confetti onto yards, streets, and sidewalks all around. Meanwhile, their evergreen neighbors stayed green....

Bake Cookies Day!

Dec
18
2018

Even though winter is a cookie- filled season, Santa’s elves are super busy spending all their time making toys, not cookies. If it’s classics like gingerbread people or star shaped sugar cookies...

The Wright Brothers Day!

Dec
17
2018

The Wright Brothers are widely known as the minds behind the first aircraft. On this day, in the year 1903 near Kitty Hawk, NC, the Wright brothers successfully made their first flight. Even...

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