Monthly Archives: October 2013

All Saints Day and Halloween

Many religious groups choose not to celebrate Halloween or to participate in trick-or-treating. The idea is that Halloween encourages the worship of evil and the promotion of negativity. However, there is a holiday concluding with the first of November that is a holy day for Christians. November 1 is All Saints Day, which is a

Diabetes Awareness Month

Here at the Maria Sanchez Show, we like to have fun and inspire people, but there’s more to it than that. This month is Diabetes Awareness Month. If you have diabetes or you know someone who does, you know it’s something you have to focus on every month. Making people more aware can save lives,

Give A Retired Military Dog A Forever Home During Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month

Here at The Maria Sanchez Show, I’m proud to help those who are enlisted in the military as they need the support of all Americans they are protecting. This support should go to our two-legged and four-legged soldiers. During Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog month, there will be people looking for a great furry friend to share a forever

Find out How you Can Help End Cruelty To Elephants and Bears in Traveling Circuses

If you are a fan of the Big Top and love to see traveling circus animals such as lions, tigers and bears performing amazing feats, you will want to check out my September 19th, 2013 podcast! The Big Top may be fun to experience, but it’s no fun for the performing animals. Join me for

October 19th: The Day to Evaluate Your Life

Self-exploration can be scary – what if you evaluate your life and don’t like what you find? But, if there’s ever a time to do it, it’s now. That’s the thinking behind’s designation of October 19th as Evaluate Your Life Day, a special day to evaluate whether you are headed in the direction you

Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Find Out How you Can Support this Cause

If you or a loved one has had breast cancer affect their life, you probably already know that October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, and may even have participated in an Avon Walk for Breast Cancer event. What you may not know is how to help support the cause by donating your healthy hair. Check

Why Do We Celebrate Columbus Day?

While it is a day off work for many, Columbus Day has a rich, cultural meaning for many. One of the biggest events on this big day is the Columbus Day parade in New York. This event attracts thousands of participants and spectators from around the world. Before you tune in to this big event,