Definitely my favorite holiday of the year. This is the one day it's perfectly ok to be a slob and throw down massive loads of chow and not feel ashamed. Seriously, I probably gain around 30 pounds on … more
Madpenguin posted a Quick Tip about Halloween.
October 20, 2011
Memorial Day is another opportunity to sit down with family and friends; a time to enjoy company and perhaps even to indulge in delicious food. However, please remember that for some families it can be … more
Madpenguin posted a Quick Tip about Memorial Day.
May 27, 2011
This is a day that actually means a lot more to me than barbecues and family get togethers. I have lost a few friends who I served with in Iraq and Afghanistan. For the last 7 years, I always take a long … more
The Spanish version of St. Patty's Day and Oktoberfest, right? We, Americans, love a holiday that gives us full permission to drink and have a good time. In fact, my friends have officially renamed … more
I love Earth Day! Its a great opportunity to get out and clean up with your neighbors. I love educating the world on how important it is for everyone to do their part. I believe that recyclng is a very … more
Based on most programs that cross my television screen, you'd think that Mardi Gras celebrations only take place in New Orleans, LA, maybe one or two celebrations in Mississippi and Alabama, and Carnival … more
This is one of the dumbest holidays ever invented. If it weren't for the Bill Murray movie, I wouldn't give it a second thought. It is amazing that this is not one of the holidays that Hallmark has jumped … more
when we had our foreigh teacher class, she told us about the Christmas spirit, which was very impressive to me. Before this class, what I thought about Christmas was just shopping. You know, in china … more
...There is a day set aside by Christians to celebrate the birth of their Savior, Jesus Christ. While the great majority of scholars agree that it is highly unlikely that Jesus was actually born … more
djevoke posted a Quick Tip about Cyber Monday.
November 30, 2010
I always stay away from the malls on Black Friday but, fire up my laptop for Cyber Monday. I'm not the biggest fan of malls and start getting physically ill after 2-3 hours. You can't beat getting great … more
Count_Orlok_22 posted a Quick Tip about Thanksgiving.
November 24, 2010