Father’s Day

Happy Father’s Day! Yes, June 16th is Father’s Day. This day is to honor fatherhood, father-like figures and paternal bonds. Also, it recognizes the contributions fathers make towards their families as well as society.

On this day, dads usually receive gifts, have dinner reservations or go to a special church service. […]

By |June 14th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

TASTE OF CHICAGO

Taste of Chicago (also known as The Taste) is in its’ 39th year.  The dates for this year’s festivities is July 10th through July 14th.  Taste of Chicago offers free admission to sample some of the best culinary the city has to offer.  As a result, there will be over 60 restaurants to purchase […]

By |June 12th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Happy April fools Day

The day of laughter and joy. A day full of pranks and jokesters trying to get a chance to fool a friend or family member. A day to prepare your best ideas and watch them play out. Although those phone calls about big news or bad news may be false, it never gets […]

By |April 1st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Prom Day

National Prom Day is on Sunday, March 31st. This day commemorates fashion, friendship, and history. It’s a day to have fun! Also, building a teen’s confidence, inner beauty and individuality are key on National Prom Day. Peer pressure is an everyday occurrence. It can leave a person feeling insecure and inferior. […]

By |March 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Virtual Vacation

National Virtual Vacation Day is on March 30th. This day is for you to take a moment and reset. A day of relaxing and recharging. Research states that vacations can lower the risk of heart disease. However, actual “vacations” can be costly. Virtual Vacation cost you nothing. To achieve […]

By |March 28th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Mom & Pop Shops

National Mom And Pop Business Owners Day is March 29th. Mom & Pop Shops are vital to the American economy. Records show that there are over 27 million small businesses in the United States. Often times big box stores open up in neighborhoods. As a result, they offer a larger […]

By |March 27th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chocolate Covered Raisin

National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day is Sunday, March 24th. Mostly, this delicious treat goes by the name of Raisinets. A whopping one million per hour are produced! As a result, Raisinets places third as the largest selling candy in U.S. history. Its’ covering is either with milk chocolate or dark chocolate. […]

By |March 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Fragrance Day

National Fragrance Day is Thursday, March 21st. Spring is approaching and some fragrances will remind you of springtime (hyacinths). Scents and memory go hand-in-hand. Such as, catching the scent of a fragrance of a loved one can trigger fond memories. Also, fragrances with scents like apple, pumpkin or ginger may […]

By |March 21st, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Chocolate Caramel Day

National Chocolate Caramel Day is March 19th. It is an annual observance. Milton Hershey is responsible for making chocolate caramel a mainstream. However, recipes go as far back as the 1880s. Coincidentally, the first chocolate bar was mass produced around this time.

There are a variety of chocolate caramel […]

By |March 19th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Sloppy Joe Day

National Sloppy Joe Day is on March 18th. This day is an annual observance. Also, this hot sandwich is an American all time favorite. The origin of the Sloppy Joe is interesting. Circa 1930, Mayor Sweeney of Maplewood, NJ traveled to Havana, Cuba. There he met a bartender nicknamed Sloppy Joe. […]

By |March 18th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments