Tag Archive: Holidays

Week in Review: 16 February- 22 February 2015

Lent has started everyone!  This has been an eventful week full of holidays.  We started the week with Presidents’ Day here in the States, then Tuesday was Mardi Gras, Wednesday was the beginning… Continue reading

What is Yom Kippur Anyway?

So, today is the highest of the High Holy Days on the Jewish calendar. What do the words Yom Kippur even mean though? The word Yom means “day” while the word Kippur means… Continue reading

What is a Patriot and What is Patriot Day?

Patriot Day is tomorrow everyone! What exactly does that word mean though?  Well, it is pretty straightforward actually.  A patriot is someone who is loyal to their country and is strongly supportive of… Continue reading

It is a Holiday Super Post!

Happy Day before Independence Day America! Since we are so close to the holiday I figured that I would wrap Wordy Wednesday and Fun Fact Friday into one big super post.  Why?  Well,… Continue reading

Wordy Wednesday: Holiday Edition!

We’re halfway through the week everyone! So, I hope you all have been having good weeks.  Passover started yesterday and Easter is right around the corner.  Today is sort of a holiday edition. … Continue reading

Welcome to Wordy Wednesday!

Happy New Year Everyone! I hope that everyone had a wonderful time last night.  I did.  My next door neighbours did enough partying for me.  So, what did I do?  I made some… Continue reading

On the Fifth Day of Sweeties My True Love Baked For Me: Polish Plum Cake

Wesołych Świąt Polish Christmas traditions are very similar to most European countries in the area.  However, there is a fun little tradition that happens on Christmas Eve.  On Christmas Eve they have what… Continue reading

Christmas Baking Fun!

God kveld! So, I am going to being doing something fun this month for the Christmas season.  What am I going to be doing?  I am going to be doing a 12 Days… Continue reading

Things I’m Thankful For! Day 9

Happy Early Veterans Day Everyone! So, with it almost being Veterans Day in the States, where I live it is today is the Veterans Day Parade, and it is also day nine of this challenge things.  As cliché… Continue reading

A Brief Update!

Hello everyone!  Happy Thanksgiving to my wonderful readers in and from Canada!  I love you all! I have not forgotten about you all!  I promise.  I have been and will be pretty busy… Continue reading