Holidays & Events

Why do we eat candy at Halloween?

Why Do We Eat Candy On Halloween?

The use of candy is incredibly common during Halloween. The evidence can be seen by children's overflowing candy buckets while going out "Trick or Treating." But when did this tradition begin, and why?

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National Frappé Day

National Frappé Day | October 7

October 7 is a special day for coffee lovers, as it's the day we celebrate National Frappé Day. Frappés are chilled or frozen beverages, and Dimitris Vakondios created them in 1957. Keep on reading to find out more about National Frappé Day.

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Easter Sunday Facts

10 Exciting Facts About Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday has got to be one of the best days of the year, other than Christmas, of course! Have you ever wondered about the day itself, though? It turns out that there’s much more to Easter Sunday than you would think! Check out these interesting Easter Sunday facts!

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Why are red and green associated with Christmas?

Why Are Red And Green The Colors Of Christmas?

We all know that the colors red and green are famously associated with Christmas. Many of us wonder how they came to be and it's easy to think of Coca-Cola and Santa and holly berries or Christmas trees but what are the true origins. Let's take a closer look.

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Why does Santa give coal to bad kids?

Why Does Santa Claus Give Coal To Bad Kids?

One of the greatest joys of Christmas is knowing that Santa will visit your house the night before to drop off presents for good kids. But what about bad kids? It’s said that those children will get a lump of coal, but where does this come from? Let's find out.

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Why snowmen have carrot noses

Why Do Snowmen Have Carrot Noses?

One of our favorite pastimes during snowfall is to make a snowman. We usually use sticks for hands, stones for the eyes and mouth, and of course a carrot for the nose. Ever wondered why we use a carrot? Keep reading as we unravel the mystery together.

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Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day

Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day | December 8

Pretend To Be A Time Traveler Day is a holiday that happens every year on December 8. It's a time to let your inner child-like imagination run wild and visit a time gone by or a time to come. Find out more on how to get involved on this day.

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20 facts about December

20 Delightful Facts About December

December is the 12th and final month of the year and has 31 days. December is the official beginning of Winter for the northern hemisphere and summer for the southern. This special month is jam-packed with interesting facts and events including of course Christmas.

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Facts about Cyber Monday

10 Surprising Facts About Cyber Monday

Cyber Monday happens every year on the Monday after Thanksgiving at the end of November or beginning of December. If you love a good deal then you will love these nifty facts that'll have you all excited about Cyber Monday.

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Why do we have pumpkin pie for thanksgiving?

Why Do We Eat Pumpkin Pie At Thanksgiving?

Did you ever stop to think for one moment why pumpkin pie is the main staple for thanksgiving? Why was it this and not, say apples for example? Let's take a look at the history of pumpkins and see what put this tasty vegetable at the top of the list!

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20 facts about November

20 Noteworthy Facts About November

November is the 11th month of the Gregorian calendar. In the northern hemisphere, things are getting colder and in the southern, the days are heating up. There are so many incredible facts we can share about this special month, but here's our top 20 to get you started.

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100 Halloween Facts

100 Haunting Facts About Halloween

Halloween is the time of year where we see doorsteps decorated with carved pumpkins, we see the spooky costumes, as well as trick-or-treaters collecting candy. But what do you know about the history of Halloween? Learn all about this day with these 100 haunting facts about Halloween.

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