Category: Winter

National Earmuff Day – March 13 – Keep Warm with Earmuffs

Dog wearing earmuffs

If you live in the warmer states, celebrating National Earmuff Day on March 13 may seem nonsensical. But for those who live in the northern states, earmuffs are a nice invention and deserve their own special day. Earmuff Day also reminds us that the warm spring weather might just be unpredictable. Perhaps we can’t rely…

Love Potion Cocktail – Valentine’s Day Drink Recipe

Love Potion Cocktail

Valentine’s day is a special day to show your love of another person in your life in a special way. One way to do this is with fancy cocktail recipes. This simple Love Potion Cocktail is easy to make and so pretty to look at, too. Another day to share this romantic drink with your…

Groundhog Day 2020 – Fun Facts – Folklore and Weather Prediction

Groundhog in the sun

February 2 is recognized as National Groundhog day and celebrated through out the country as a fun way to predict spring.  Don’t know what a national day is?  Find out all about these special days in my National Days Guide. It is fun to discover more about unusual animals by giving them national days to honor them. …

National Days in February – Love – Presidents – Food and More!

February National Days

This calendar of National Days in February will give you an easy way to look over the month to find out which national days we will celebrate with food, drink or crafts.  This month we turn to thoughts of love, memories of our Presidents and even a peek at Punxsutawney Phil the Groundhog! Learning about the Month…

Chinese New Year Celebrations and Traditions

Chinese new year traditions

Chinese New Year is a traditional Chinese holiday that is celebrated on the first day of the Chinese calendar.  In 2020, the first day of the Chinese New Year falls on January 25 – almost a month later than our normal New Year.  This special day on the Chinese calendar is also celebrated in quite…

February National Day Calendar – Free Printable Calendars

February calendar

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this February National Day Calendar for 2020. It showcases one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to feature. You can use the calendar to plan your recipes, craft projects and winter indoor and outdoor activities for the…

National Curried Chicken Day – Fun Facts, Recipes and More!

Curried chicken

It’s National Curried Chicken Day! January 12 is a day set aside to honor that most spicy of main courses – chicken curry. From Asia to the Caribbean, this dish has a huge following among those who like a bit of heat in their food. This post may contain affiliate links. I earn a small…

January National Day Calendar – Free Printable Calendars

January National Day Printable Calendar

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this January National Day Calendar for 2020. It showcases one special national day for each day of the month that I have picked out to feature. You can use the calendar to plan your food, DIY projects and winter indoor and outdoor activities for the…

Magic Reindeer Food – DIY Project to Delight The Children

Magic Reindeer Food

This Magic Reindeer Food Recipe is so much fun to make. All kids (and grownups) will love to sprinkle the reindeer snack in their yard to guide the reindeer and Santa’s sleigh to their home on Christmas Eve. Many households make cookies for Santa Claus to leave out on Christmas Eve, but what about his…