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,…

World Humanitarian Day

World Humanitarian Day is celebrated every year on August 19th, recognizing the plight of civilians around the world who have become caught up in conflicts, and the worldwide humanitarian efforts to help them. The United Nations chose this date because it marks the day on which the UN’s Special Representative to Iraq and 21 of…

Wine in a can? Who knew!

You’ve no doubt heard of wine in a box, which can be surprisingly good, but did you know there’s also wine in a can that isn’t half bad? Our friends at Sunset Magazine have compiled a list of six surprisingly great canned wines that will make a wonderful addition to your next camping cooler. Let’s…

Fun Facts About Mother’s Day

Did you know that the oldest woman to give birth was a 65-year old woman from India who had been married and childless for over 50 years? Here are a few other interesting Mother’s Day facts to get you into the spirit! It’s All About Moms – Neat Facts About Mother’s Day Anna Jarvis successfully…