Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa is a seven-day celebration honoring African heritage in African American culture and takes place from December 26th to January 1st.  All Seven Principles of Kwanzaa are: unity (umoja) self-determination (kujichagulia) collective work (ujima) cooperative economics (ujamaa) purpose (nia) creativity (kuumba) faith (imani) In fact, the name Kwanzaa comes from the …

National Stress Awareness Day

National Stress Awareness Day is celebrated on November 3rd every year. It’s always the first Wednesday in November. Fun fact: National Stress Awareness Day is a sponsored event by the International Stress Management Association (ISMA). It was founded by Carole Spiers, the chairperson of ISMA. Stress can be… Depression or anxiety. Anger, …

National Fluffernutter Day

National Fluffernutter Day is celebrated on October 8th! A fluffernutter sandwich is simply peanut butter and marshmallow fluff between two slices of bread. Fun fact: “The Yummy Book” in 1940 recognized a fluffernutter sandwich as an meal and included the recipe.  Celebrate this day by making a delicious fluffernutter sandwich at home! Share …