‘Tis the Season for Gift-Giving
The holiday season means that many of us are out buying presents or receiving gifts from...
The History Behind Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Martin Luther King, Jr.’s birthday is a day that we should all use as reflection....
It’s New Year’s Resolution Time!
While many won’t stick with their resolutions, you can stick to yours by setting realistic...
Unusual New Year’s Celebrations from around the World
But what do people in other countries do to ring in the new year? Here’s...
American Heritage! Celebrations in September
If you’re feeling really all-American, why not check out (or create) some events and activities...
A Merry ‘Mooniversary:’ Celebrating the 44th Anniversary of the Moon Landing
Over four decades ago, on July 20th, 1969, America watched fascinated as astronaut Neil Armstrong...
Storming of the Bastille: How Milwaukee Shows Its French Side
From Thursday, July 11th through Sunday, July 14th, the much-awaited annual Bastille Days festival takes...
An All-American Holiday: How We’ll Celebrate Memorial Day 2013
All across America, families are gearing up for Memorial Day weekend celebrations. Whether you intend...
How to Make the Most out of Mother’s Day
Dinners, brunches, and picnics, oh my! These are some of the most popular types of...
How to Lend a Helping Hand: National Volunteer Week 2013
For many people, volunteering is a way to help others who are in need, as...