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Monthly Archives: February 2017

Mardi Gras Today, Lent Tomorrow

Mardi Gras Today, Lent Tomorrow

One last hoorah! Let’s enjoy Mardi Gras festivities before Lent begins tomorrow. Sometimes you just need to get something out of your system. At least, that’s the mentality for the wild parties that will take place across the country on Mardi Gras today. Traditionally, Mardi Gras – also known as Fat Tuesday – is celebrated

Cheers to National Margarita Day!

Cheers to National Margarita Day!

Are you looking for a reason to celebrate? We’ve got one – it’s National Margarita Day! Happy National Margarita Day! It’s time to celebrate, and what better way to do that than with a fresh batch of margs? If you want to whip up a drink at home, we’d like to suggest that you consider this recipe for a

Today is a Great Day to Celebrate Linguistic Diversity

Let's Celebrate Linguistic Diversity Today!

We can all celebrate linguistic diversity on International Mother Language Day today! In 1999, the General Conference of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) declared February 21st International Mother Language Day. It might sound like a day to think about the language we use with our mothers, but it’s a global celebration of

Enjoy Your Day Off Work Thanks to Our Presidents

Enjoy Your Day Off Work Thanks to Our Presidents

This President’s Day, we can look back on the great men who’ve helped our country thrive. Many of us may not know that President’s Day will never fall on the birthday of any America’s past presidents. Although the day’s origins come with the celebration of George Washington’s birthday and Abraham Lincoln, Ronald Reagan, and William

How Will We Celebrate National Random Acts of Kindness Day?

How Will We Celebrate National Random Acts of Kindness Day?

During Random Acts of Kindness Week, today stands out as an opportunity to spread goodness. Let’s turn the world kind! That’s the goal of Random Acts of Kindness Week, which started on the 12th and ends tomorrow. Today is National Random Acts of Kindness Day, which stands out as an opportunity for all of us to take

Happy Birthday, Susan B. Anthony!

Happy Birthday, Susan B. Anthony!

As we remember Susan B. Anthony on her birthday today, we are reminded of the importance of equal rights for all. We know Susan B. Anthony as one of American’s foremost suffragettes and that alone is reason enough to celebrate her birthday today! Women’s rights weren’t the only cause she championed, though. Anthony was deeply committed to social

Pre-Valentine’s Celebration: International Condom Day

Pre Valentine's Celebration: International Condom Day

Before you celebrate with your sweetheart tomorrow, join us in observing International Condom Day today! We’re all buying flowers and making dinner reservations to prepare for Valentine’s Day tomorrow, but there’s one more thing we need to add to our lists – a stop at the drugstore. Today is International Condom Day! The AIDS Healthcare Foundation