What to Say in a Get Well Card

When we’re feeling down, recovering from an illness, injury, accident, or surgery, nothing picks us back up again quite like a thoughtful get well card from someone who cares about our wellbeing. Even if our symptoms persist, knowing someone cares enough to send us their good thoughts and well wishes for our recovery goes a…

Read any good books lately?

Since the month of September has two special reading-focused days, National Read a Book Day on the sixth and International Literacy Day on the eighth, let’s talk about the many and varied benefits of curling up with a good book. Have you been promising yourself to expand your reading material from emails, social media, and…

Celebrate the Many Healthy Benefits of Coconut

World Coconut Day, celebrated on September 2nd every year, is a ceremonial day designated by the Asian and Pacific Coconut Community (APCC) headquartered at Jakarta, Indonesia, and observed by Hindu fishing communities in western India particularly around Mumbai and the Konkan coast. Coconuts represent the 47th-most valuable crop/livestock product by value and have enjoyed a…

Celebrate National Waffle Day

In the United States, National Waffle Day is celebrated August 24, marking the date of a U.S. patent on a waffle iron in 1869 by a man named Cornelius Swarthout of Troy, N.Y. who patented his invention of the stove-top waffle iron. In Sweden, the country where this special day originated, Waffle Day is celebrated…