Learn more about various national, state and provincial holidays from around the world

Flowers for Valentine’s Day

Flowers on Valentine’s Day is one of those romantic traditions that simply will not die, and for good reason. It makes people happy. Flowers are an immediate sign of love and honor, an emotional pick …

St. Patrick’s Day – Celebrating the Irish

For those who have never realized the meaning of St. Patrick’s Day, it is simply a day set aside in the middle of March that it’’s perfectly acceptable to drink too much and be boisterously joyo…

Valentine Traditions from Around the World

In America, Valentine’s Day traditions are fairly basic. A thoughtful card for your lover and perhaps a sweet gift of flowers, candy, or jewelry and the typical man’s Valentine’s Day celebrations are …

New Year Resolutions

The up and coming New Year is a perfect time to reflect on the year before and to make plans for the year ahead. This is a time when people become excited about change and are more than willing to wel…