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Celebrate with Your Brothers and Sisters—It’s National Sibling Day

young girl and her two brothers sitting in car

Let’s thank our siblings this National Sibling Day. As the name suggests, National Sibling Day is about celebrating the relationship we have with our brothers and sisters.  Sometimes our greatest rivals and often our best friends, the connection between siblings is something completely unique and hopefully is cherished.  In recognition of this National Sibling Day,

Let’s Learn About the History of Mardi Gras

Let’s Learn About the History of Mardi Gras

Let’s kick back, let loose, and celebrate this Mardi Gras. Today is Mardi Gras, also known as Fat Tuesday! Mardi Gras refers to the events of the celebration that begins after the Christian feasts of Epiphany and ends on the day before Ash Wednesday.  Interestingly, this celebration is always held exactly 47 days before Easter. Mardi

Shhhhhh! It’s Quiet Day

Shhhhhh! It’s Quiet Day

Lower your volume and stress levels this Quiet Day. Today is Quiet Day, an unofficial reminder that encourages us to lower our noise levels to live a healthier and more relaxed life.  While we might not associate noise with stress, research has shown that there is a correlation between noise and mental and physical well

Let’s Spread Some Love This National Random Acts of Kindness Day

Let’s Spread Some Love This National Random Acts of Kindness Day

Join us as we acknowledge National Random Acts of Kindness Day. Today is National Random Acts of Kindness Day, an event dedicated to spreading love and surprising others with small acts of generosity.  There are countless ways that we can show kindness today, from simply smiling at people we don’t know, to paying for someone’s

Today in History: The Boy Scouts of America Was Founded

Today in History: The Boy Scouts of America Was Founded

Scout’s honor!  It’s National Boy Scouts Day. Today is National Boy Scouts Day, the anniversary of the organization’s founding in 1910.  As one of the nation’s largest and most influential youth-development organizations, the Boy Scouts of America has changed the lives of generations of young men across the country.  Through hands-on learning and an emphasis

Observing Black History Month

Observing Black History Month

Here’s some information about African American History Month. February marks the beginning of Black History Month; a month dedicated to honoring the contributions of African Americans throughout American history.  In honor of this month, both the https://www.africanamericanhistorymonth.gov/ and the NAACP share the following information. 1) In 1926, Carter G. Woodson (African American historian, scholar, educator,

How We Can Observe Responsible Pet Owners Month

How We Can Observe Responsible Pet Owners Month

Let’s take better care of our furry-friends this Responsible Pet Owners Month. February is Responsible Pet Owners Month and, as the name indicates, this month is dedicated to helping pet owners take better care of their family companions.  Ready to be better pet owners?  Here are some of the things that we may consider to