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15+ Interesting Facts About Pumpkins to Celebrate Carve a Pumpkin Day

As we enter the Halloween season, you’re going to notice pumpkins are everywhere! Check out the interesting facts about pumpkins below to learn more about this symbol of Halloween. Pumpkins are so popular, they have not just one, but several national days of the year dedicated to them! In addition to learning some fun pumpkin …

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Pumpkin Carving Ideas – Jack O Lantern Faces, Creative Designs & More…

Looking for a fun DIY project to do this Halloween? Try making one of these pumpkin carving ideas! They are creative and cute. There are pumpkin carving designs for various skill levels listed below. Maybe you want a scary jack o lantern, a ghost pumpkin carving or even a Jack Skellington pumpkin carving – not matter your …

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What is All Saints’ Day? When is All Saints’ Day? – An All Saints’ Day Guide

Have you ever found yourself wondering , and “what is All Saints’ Day” and thought “when is All Saints’ Day”? If so, you’re in luck. We’re going to answer all your questions about this holiday, and provide you with some fun facts too! There are so many holidays with historical significance at this time of …

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Halloween Spirituality and Samhain – How to Have a Spiritual Halloween

When you think of Halloween, you probably think about Halloween parties, pumpkin carving and fun costumes. Let’s dive a little deeper and learn more about the meanings behind Halloween spirituality. I love all of the fun things that come with how we celebrate this holiday, but I was curious to find out more about the …

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Samhain Traditions – What is Samhain and Why is it Still Relevant Today

As we draw closer to Halloween you’re probably going to hear the term Samhain often. Let’s do a deep dive on what it is, and which Samhain traditions are still practiced today. Halloween isn’t all about carving pumpkins, parties, making DIY costumes, mixing spooky cocktails and taking your kids trick-or-treating for candy. In fact, historically …

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October National Day Calendar 2021- Free Printable Calendars

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this October National Day Calendar for 2021. October is more than just about Halloween. The month is filled with interesting national days. Our calendar showcases one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to feature. You can use …

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What are the National Days in October? – Get the Calendar to Find Out!

This list of national days in October gives a detailed look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite national day with food and drink ideas, and lots of craft projects. Each time I cover a new and fun national day about October on the blog, I add new links to the …

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Celebrate National Vodka Day with Vodka Facts & Vodka Cocktail Recipes

If your favorite spirit is vodka, then you’re in luck! October 4th is celebrated annually as National Vodka Day. While the history of the day is unknown, it’s definitely a day worth celebrating! No matter how you enjoy your vodka – in a cocktail, or over ice – make sure you enjoy responsibly! Keep reading …

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Who Invented Chocolate Milk? – The History of Chocolate Milk

Are you a chocolate milk lover? If so, you’ll be interested in the history of chocolate milk! We will go over who invented chocolate milk, and where it was invented.  Chocolate milk is a popular childhood drink. When you were a kid, did you ever find yourself wondering how chocolate milk came to be? Believe …

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National Chocolate Milk Day – Plus a Recipe for Homemade Chocolate Milk

Are you a fan of chocolate milk? If so, you’ll be delighted to know that there’s a day called National Chocolate Milk Day dedicated to celebrating this delicious chocolate beverage. Did you have chocolate milk as kid? If so, I encourage you to use today to be like a child again and pour yourself a …

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September National Day Calendar 2021 – Free Printable Calendars

It’s time for our monthly free printable. I hope you enjoy this September printable national day calendar for 2021. It features one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to showcase. You can use the calendar to plan your food, craft projects and outdoor activities for the whole …

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What are the National Days in September? – Get the Calendar to Find Out!

This handy calendar of National Days in September will give you a quick look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite national day with outdoor activities and craft ideas, as well as food and drink recipes. Each time I cover a new and fun national day about September on the blog, …

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What Are the National Days in August? – Get the Calendar to Find Out!

This handy calendar of national days in August will give you a quick look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite national days with recipes, crafts ideas, and outdoor activities.  Each time I cover a new and fun national day about August on the blog, I add new links to the list …

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August National Day Calendar – Free Printable of National Days 2021

It’s time for our monthly free printable. I hope you that you will enjoy using this the August national day calendar for 2021. The calendar features one especially chosen national day for each day of the month. You can use it to plan your recipes, DIY home projects and family activities for the whole month! …

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What are the National Days of July? – Find Out With Our Calendar

This handy calendar of national days of July will give you a quick look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite national day with crafts ideas, as well as food and drink recipes. Each time I cover a new and fun national day about July on the blog, I add links to …

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July National Day Calendar – Free Printable – 2021

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this July National Day Calendar for 2021. It features one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to showcase. You can use the calendar to plan your food, craft projects and outdoor activities for the whole month!This free …

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June Printable National Day Calendar 2021 – Free Planning Calendars

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this the June printable National Day Calendar for 2021. It features one special national day that I have chosen to feature for each day of the month. You can use it to plan your food, craft projects and decor activities for the whole month!This free …

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What are the National Days of June? – Get the Calendar to Learn More

This handy calendar with the national days of June gives you a quick look at the month ahead. Find out how to celebrate your favorite national day with food, drinks and recipes, as well as craft ideas and decor projects. Each page is full of fun facts about the special day and gives plenty of …

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National Rescue Dog Day – Ways to Celebrate and Shelter Dog Facts

Are you a dog lover? Then National Dog Rescue Day is for you! This special national day is dedicated to bringing awareness to shelter dogs that need to be adopted. If you are looking to bring a dog into your family, adopting from a shelter is the way to go. There are so many wonderful …

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May National Day Calendar – Free Printable Calendar for 2021

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this the May National Day Calendar for 2021.  It features one specially chosen national day for each day of the month. You can use it to plan your food, craft projects and decor activities for the whole month!This free printable calendar is exclusive to …

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National Coconut Cream Pie Day – A Recipe, Coconut Facts & more…

National Coconut Cream Pie Day is here! Today is the perfect reason to pull up a chair and enjoy a slice of coconut cream pie while learning more about coconuts. This tropical food can be used in so many ways, but one of most delicious uses is in coconut cream pies. If you want to …

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What are the National Days in May? – Our Handy Calendar Lets You Know!

This handy calendar of national days in May will give you a quick look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite national days. Use it to plan your crafts ideas, food and drink recipes, and get some ideas for activities. Each time I cover a new and fun national day about May …

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Tea Facts – 10+ Interesting Facts About Tea & Must Have Tea Accessories

No matter what kind of tea you like, iced or hot, these tea facts are for you! Some are downright unbelievable, but they really are true! Below you’ll learn answers to questions like “what is the most expensive tea?”, “is herbal tea really tea?”, and more. Let’s get started! At Always the Holidays, we love …

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National Tea Day – Interesting Tea Facts, Ways to Celebrate & More!

National Tea Day is here! If you love drinking tea, this holiday is for you! Maybe your favorite is Earl Grey, or maybe you like iced tea. Whatever you fancy, celebrate it today! Grab a cup of your favorite tea and read on, for fun tea facts and ways to celebrate this national day. National …

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National Peach Cobbler Day – Fun Facts, History & Peach Cobbler Recipes

You know what’s better than eating peach cobbler? Eating peach cobbler on National Peach Cobbler Day! Honor this sweet treat by learning more about it below. Did you know peach cobbler is hundreds of years old? Not only is it tasty, but it has a rich history as well. There are so many fun ways …

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Easter Quotes for Crafts, Cards and Printables – [Updated]

Easter Quotes are a fun way to get in the mood for the upcoming family holiday. They can be used to make your own cards. to share with your friend, or to use as part of craft projects. You can even print them out and frame them for some quick and easy Easter decor. If …

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