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Year of the Ox Traits – Facts – Fortunes – Chinese Zodiac 2021

Year of the Ox traits are characteristics that are common for those born under the sign on the ox in the zodiac calendar. Are you reliable, conscientious and strong? If so, you may be an ox! The Year of the Ox happens once every 12 years. It played a part in the Chinese New Year …

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National Irish Coffee Day – Fun Facts and the Irish Coffee Original Recipe

Baby, it’s cold outside! Grab a mug and get read to warm up with the Irish coffee original recipe, to celebrate National Irish Coffee Day. Irish coffee is equal parts delicious, boozy, caffeinated, and comforting. It’s no surprise that there is a national day to celebrate it! Read on to learn more about the day …

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National Handwriting Day – Learn About the History and Art of Handwriting

National Handwriting Day reveres the art of handwriting. Read on to see why this mode of documentation is important and should be celebrated! National Handwriting Day encourages us to practice handwriting. Let’s think about it for a minute – how often do you actually put a pen to paper to handwrite something? Do you frequently …

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White Chocolate Peppermint Cookies – Dipped Sugar Cookie Recipe

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner. For me that means pink desserts like these white chocolate peppermint cookies.  These easy sugar cookies have a melted white chocolate top that is covered in crushed peppermints. They are nice to share with your special someone or a gal pal for Galentine’s Day. It’s not just at …

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What Is Ditch New Year’s Resolutions Day & Why Should We Celebrate It

Today is Ditch New Year’s Resolutions Day! It’s the perfect time to reevaluate your New Year’s resolutions or, better yet, get rid of them! How many times have you made New Year’s resolutions just to find that when the New Year rolls around, none of them are complete? If you want to change that habit, …

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How To Keep New Year’s Resolutions – Best New Year’s Resolution Tips

Successful New Year’s resolutions rely on two things: making the best New Year’s resolution & discovering how to keep New Year’s resolutions. New Year’s Eve is wonderful opportunity to reflect and reset for the coming year. According to a recent study, 74% of Americans set resolutions. However, a much smaller percentage actually follow through on …

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Stick to Your New Years Resolution Day – Plus Tips to Achieve your Goals

Today is Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution Day. Read on to learn how celebrate this day, and get tips for how to keep your New Year’s resolution! Now that we are almost half way through January, it’s a great time to review our New Year’s resolutions. Stick to Your New Year’s Resolution Day gives …

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Love Potion Cocktail – Valentine’s Day Romantic Drink Recipe

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. Pink is such a romantic color.  It is perfect …

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Snowflake Calm Down Jar – Winter Relaxation for World Snow Day

Looking for something to help your kids calm down and relax when they are cooped up indoors because of the cold weather outside?  Try this winter snowflake calm down jar.  The third Sunday in January is celebrated each year as World Snow Day. Let’s honor the day with a fun and relaxing winter project. Oh, …

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Food Days in January – Bloody Marys – Cream Puffs and Bittersweet Chocolate Day

This list of Food Days in January starts our year out in a tasty way. Almost every day of the month has a food or drink associated with it which makes it very easy to have fun with friends. We are starting a whole new year, which gives us over 365 food days to celebrate. …

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January Printable National Day Calendar 2021 – Free Planning Calendars

It’s time for our monthly free printable.  I hope you enjoy this January printable national day calendar for 2021. 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 …

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National Days of January – Resolutions – Organization – and a New Start

This calendar for the national days of January 2021  gives a quick look at the month to find out what food, drink or topic the month celebrates.  Every day of the month is like a new chapter in a book that you haven’t read before. Use this handy list to help plan for the month ahead …

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Chocolate Dirt Pudding For Christmas – Oreo Christmas Tree Dirt Cups

Calling all Oreo fans! Let’s make some chocolate dirt pudding for Christmas. These fun Oreo Christmas inspired dirt cups are a dessert that the whole family will love. Your kids will enjoy helping you make these dirt cups which use waffle cones on top for delightfully delicious Christmas trees that add an extra sweetness and …

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Reindeer Food Bags – Magic Reindeer Dust With Free Poem Printable Tags

These Reindeer Food Bags are so much fun to make. All kids (and grownups) will love to sprinkle this magic reindeer dust in their yard to guide the reindeer and Santa’s sleigh to their home on Christmas Eve. What do kids normally leave for reindeer to eat? In nature, reindeer enjoy eating moss, herbs, grasses …

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National Letter Writing Day – Celebrate the History of Letter Writing Today!

National Letter Writing Day encourages us to put down technology, and connect with pen and paper. Read on to learn how to celebrate this day! When was the last time you sent someone a hand written letter? Or the last time you opened your mailbox to find that you have received mail that wasn’t bills …

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Alphabet Block Christmas Tree – How to Make a Recycled Wood Block Xmas Tree

Imagine how cute this Christmas tree would be in a nursery or child’s playroom? The alphabet block Christmas tree uses child’s toys, wooden blocks and some small holiday craft supplies. December 8 is celebrated each year as National Christmas Tree Day. We’ll be celebrating the day today with a unique and very special Christmas tree …

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December National Day Calendar – Free Printable Calendars

Each month, our site offers a monthly free printable calendar.  I hope you enjoy using this December National Day Calendar for 2020. This is the last calendar of National Day this year and it showcases 31 special days this month. You can use the calendar to plan your entertaining menus, craft projects and holiday activities …

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National Days of December – Christmas, Holidays & Entertaining

This handy calendar of the National Days of December will give you a quick look at the month to find out how to celebrate your favorite National Day with crafts ideas, food and drink recipes and ways to entertain. Each time I write about a new and fun national day about December on the blog, …

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Decorating a Mailbox for Christmas – DIY Christmas Mailbox Decor

These ideas for decorating a mailbox for Christmas show that holiday decorating is not just for indoor projects. With DIY Christmas mailbox decor projects like these, you’ll discover a fun, inexpensive and pretty way to add instant Christmas curb appeal to your home. Outdoor Christmas decorations on the lawn and around the garden really brighten …

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Christmas Wrapping Ideas and Tips for the Perfect Holiday Present

For the ultimate in eco-friendly holiday gift wrapping, look no further than these 27 creative Christmas wrapping ideas. From using recycled paper to bringing in items from your garden, these ideas will add a special touch to your presents this year and help to save our environment, too. December 3 is celebrated each year as …

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National Espresso Day – History of Espresso, Fun Facts & Espresso Myths

National Espresso Day is a holiday dedicated to this delicious caffeinated beverage. Grab your espresso and read on to learn more about the day! Whether you like your espresso served as a shot, or in a latte, National Espresso Day is for you! This drink has a history as rich as its flavor, so let’s …

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National Gingerbread Cookie Day – Enjoy a Gingerbread Cookie Recipe

Did you know that gingerbread cookies have their own national day? Keep reading for more about National Gingerbread Cookie Day and get a gingerbread cookie recipe to share. Gingerbread has been around for centuries, and has evolved and changed over the years. National Gingerbread Cookie Day celebrates this tasty treat with a sweet flavor, and …

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Apple Cider Day – Fun Facts, Ways to Celebrate, and Apple Cider Recipes

Apple Cider Day was created to celebrate this delicious drink and its many varieties. Whichever version you prefer, let’s celebrate it today! When I think of fall, I think of pumpkin carving, caramel apples, cooler temperatures and apple cider! Fittingly, Apple Cider Day falls right in the middle of fall. This post may contain affiliate …

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Thanksgiving Quotes – 88 Thankful & Inspirational Thanksgiving Messages

Sharing Thanksgiving quotes is a great way to spread holiday cheer! Check out these 88 thankful, inspiring and funny Thanksgiving messages. Thanksgiving is a wonderful holiday where we can all gather together, take a moment to pause and reflect on all the things we’re grateful for. I’ve compiled a list of 88 Thanksgiving quotes and …

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Pilgrim Hat Cookies – Easy No Bake Thanksgiving Treats for Kids

These delicious pilgrim hat cookies will look so festive on your holiday dessert table!  They remind us of the history of Thanksgiving while giving us a tasty treat to enjoy. Quick and easy Thanksgiving dessert ideas are what I am all about this time of the year. These adorable no-bake cookie treats are a great …

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Cookie Turkeys for Thanksgiving – Cute Candy Corn Turkey Cookies

Your children will love to help you make these cookie turkeys for your Thanksgiving dessert table. This fun Thanksgiving kid’s dessert features sugar cookies, peanut butter cups, candy corn and malted milk balls – all fashioned into one adorable cookie in the shape of a turkey. Sugar cookies are the staple in any cookie decorating …

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