Hey everyone, and Happy Valentines Day! Last year, I did a post showcasing five Valentines Day facts, and so this year, I'm going to do five more! If you'd like to read last year's facts, please go here! Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Fact #1: Where did the tradition of giving flowers on Valentines Day … Continue reading Happy Valentines Day!
Hey everyone! Merry Christmas!! I hope you're all having a wonderful Christmas Holiday! Here I am back with five brief facts about Christmas and the reason for the season! Fact #1: When was Christmas first celebrated? According to Christianity.com, the first recorded Christmas ceremony was celebrated in Rome on December 25th, 336 A.D. That's a … Continue reading Merry Christmas!
Hey everyone, and happy thanksgiving!!! I hope you're all having a wonderful day eating turkey and noodles, and remembering to give thanks in all things! And here I am, back with five facts about thanksgiving that might interest you this year! Photo by ASHISH SHARMA on Pexels.com Fact #1:What is the most popular thanksgiving dish? … Continue reading Happy Thanksgiving!
Five Facts About Halloween and Why it Exists (and Why I Don’t Celebrate it)
Hey everyone! Today is the day everyone refers to as "Halloween", or, in ancient times, All Hallows' Eve. Today's post will be explaining some of the history of Halloween, and icons associated with it (such as black cats and the Jack-O'-Lantern). They will also explain why I do not celebrate Halloween as a Christian. Photo … Continue reading Five Facts About Halloween and Why it Exists (and Why I Don’t Celebrate it)
Happy Independence Day!
Hey everyone! Here in the USA, it's July 4th, which means it's Independence Day! I thank God that I am able to live in a free nation, and I honor the men and women who died to give us this freedom. For today, I am going to give five facts surrounding the holiday! Image courtesy … Continue reading Happy Independence Day!
Happy Mothers Day!
Happy Mother's Day, everyone! Today is the day we need to thank God for our mothers, and to tell them just how much we appreciate what they do for us! I love my mom very much, and she's one of the best friends I could ever ask for, so I've been very blessed. For today's … Continue reading Happy Mothers Day!
April Fools Day!
Hello everyone! Today is April Fool's Day! This is the day when everyone plays innocent pranks on people, and nobody gets offended. I've never been one for playing pranks myself, but I do enjoy hearing about the creative ideas some people have for it! Anyways, I was curious about some different facts concerning April Fools … Continue reading April Fools Day!
Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!
Hey everyone! Happy Saint Patrick's Day! Are you wearing your green? As someone who can trace my ancestors directly back to Ireland, St. Patrick's Day has always been a popular holiday on one side of my family. But as I was thinking about it, I realized, how much do I even know about St. Patrick's … Continue reading Happy Saint Patrick’s Day!
Happy Valentines Day!
Hello everyone, and happy Valentines Day! Here I am, back with five brief facts about St. Valentine and/or Valentines Day! Photo by Kaboompics .com on Pexels.com Fact #1: There are actually a dozen or so other "Saint Valentines" than the one celebrated for the holiday. The name "Valentine" was popular during the Roman era, and … Continue reading Happy Valentines Day!