Today, on February the first, we celebrate World Hijab Day. It was first celebrated in 2013 in order to educate the world on what wearing a hijab stands for. More importantly, this day is celebrated in the aim of protecting the right of an individual to wear one, neither forcing them nor banning them.
FAMOUS SPOONIE: Florence Nightingale was probably the most famous non-royal person of the Victorian period. She helped develop modern nursing. By 1896, Florence Nightingale was bedridden. She may have had what is now known as chronic fatigue syndrome and her birthday (12 May 1820) is now celebrated as International CFS and Fibromyalgia Awareness Day. As usual with fibromyalgia the amount of co-morbidities (other diseases) is high and may confuse the diagnosis.
Yippie, today is National Pizza Day. This important event is celebrated annually on 9. February. What is National Pizza Day all about? Well, Pizza is one of the most consumed fast foods in the United States. And may I say,...Read more
Thanksgiving PowerPoint. History of Thanksgiving. Presents how the Thanksgiving holiday got started from the Pilgrims to how it is celebrated today. What is Thanksgiving? Who were the Pilgrims? Covers the voyage of the Mayflower, the landing at Plymouth, the Mayflower Compact, the menu of the first Thanksgiving, how Thanksgiving became a holiday, traditions of the feast and Black Friday, Thanksgiving parades and football.
Dominique Daoust 60 - one of the models featured April 2012 Elle Canada photo shoot, 'WOMAN: Beauty is ageless in all-white dressing,' Click the following link for a behind the scenes look at the Age Shoot. http://video.ellecanada.com/1504809830001/Behind-the-scenes_Our_April_2012_Age_shoot
The realization that little, everyday things need to be noticed. Appreciated. Celebrated. Silence is a common thing. But silence is a glorious thing I never appreciated until I didn’t have it. So I got to thinking … what other common, glorious things can we say a prayer of thanks for today? - Lysa TerKeurst