Holidays

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SAPPORO SNOW FESTIVAL FROM JAPAN!!!

    The Sapporo Snow Festival is a famous festival held annually in Sapporo, Japan, over 7 days in February.  Currently, Odori Park, Susukino, and Tsudome are the main sites of the...

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CARNIVAL IN COLOGNE!!!!

   Carnival in Cologne is almost as old as the history of the city itself.  But the organized carnival celebrated today only dates back 178 years.   The Greeks and Romans cele...

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SCOPPIO DEL CARRO FROM ITALY!!!

  The Scoppio del Carro ("Explosion of the Cart") is a folk tradition of Florence, Italy.  On Easter Sunday, a cart, packed full of fireworks and other pyrotechnics, is lit and provides a hi...

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MOORS AND CHRISTIANS FESTIVAL!!!

   Moros y Cristianos or Moros i Cristians, literally in English is Moors and Christians, is a set of festival activities which are celebrated in many towns and cities of Spain, mainly in th...

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THE CARNEVALE DI VIAREGGIO FROM ITALY!!!

    The Viareggio Carnival was established in 1873 when some of the local "signori" decided to organize a Sunday a little different from the rest, by inventing a processi...

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5 CATEGORIES OF TASTY CHOCOLATE TREATS TO DIE FOR!!

    I know there are thousands, if not millions of chocolate lovers out there. I happen to be one of those people and have tried several different chocolate treats in my lifetime. So wh...

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MARDI GRAS FROM NEW ORLEANS, LOUISIANA!!!

    The origins of Mardi Gras can be traced back to Medieval Europe, though we have no written record of how that really transformed into the current Mardi Gras of today. But the origin...

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SOME MARCH FOOD HOLIDAYS TO GET YOUR MOUTH WATERING!

   Holidays are always fun to celebrate, but why wait a few months for the next major one to arrive when you could be enjoying some nice edible food holidays everyday of the month? Marc...

MARCH HOLIDAYS AND CELEBRATIONS, THE PROUD THE PECULIAR!!!

MARCH HOLIDAYS AND CELEBRATIONS, THE PROUD THE PECULIAR!!!

March 1st, National Pig Day-To celebrate National Pig Day, go out and buy some bacon or a ham and pig out.  Everybody give a shoutout OINK! OINK! OINK!  Or if you're from Arkansas....SOOEEE!...

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DIY WINE GLASS CHARMS!

   This diy comes from www.centsationalgirl.com .  What better way to give a gift on the New Year and it will also work to tell everyone's champagne glasses apart too. Enjoy!DIY Wine or...