Veterans Day History

On the eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month of 1918, an armistice went into effect between Germany and the Allied nations, a day that was regarded as the end of the war to end all wars. President Woodrow Wilson declared November 11, 1919, as the first commemoration of Armistice Day, and […]

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King Tut Day

On November 4, 1922, the entrance to King Tutankhamen's tomb was discovered in the Valley of the Kings in Egypt, but fascination with Egypt and Egyptomania began during Napoleon's invasion of Egypt and Syria (1798-1801). The craze for all things Egyptian, which included influences in fashion and home decor, also saw the construction of the […]

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Critter Crafts

Ready to snuggle up to a fall (and possibly a winter) project? We've got you covered with your favorite feathered or furred friends crafts for all ages. DIY AND KID-FRIENDLY CRAFTS Ever wonder what to do with your leftover cardboard tubes? Create your own menagerie! Perfect for parents and kids to craft together, see what […]

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Fall Cookbooks and Recipes

It's officially fall: leaves are turning, the mornings are cool, and those fall fruits and veggies are begging to be eaten before the frost comes in. What's in season? Apples and pears, squash and pumpkins, figs and grapes. Don't forget cauliflower and broccoli, lettuce and kale. Is your mouth watering yet? Don't fret: we've got […]

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