Make Grandparents Day an Everlasting Memory

Way back in 1956, West Virginia mother Marian McQuade was helping her community organize a celebration for its citizens over 80 years of age when she was made aware of many nursing home residents who seemed to have been forgotten by their families. McQuade decided there should be a special holiday dedicated to all grandparents,…

Animal and Wildlife Ideas for National Wildlife Day

Did you know that there are currently over 1,300 endangered or threatened species in North America alone? In fact, 99.9% of species that have existed on Earth at some point in history are now extinct. National Wildlife Day was established to educate the public and raise awareness concerning the large number of endangered animals. The…

Labor Day Party Ideas

Summer is winding down and autumn will be here before we know it. Labor Day pays tribute to all the contributions and achievements of American workers. This September holiday also signals the end of summer festivities and the start of the fabulous fall season, with cooler temperatures, changing leaves, and evenings with friends and family gathered around…

Fall is in the Air!

Summer is nearing a close and fall is fast approaching, with its wonderful earthy hues beginning to show themselves in nature, days slowly getting shorter, and nights becoming delightfully cool. It’s time to put away the red, white, and blue and break out the fall colors as you change out the décor in your home….