Category: Holidays

Origins of St Patrick’s Day

All around the world, people come together on the 17th day of March in honor of St Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland. Most revelers wear green, some cities have parades, and some families commemorate the holiday with an Irish meal. However, most are unaware of what the holiday stands for, and who exactly is […]

The Origins of Halloween

The night of the 31st day of October is a night filled with carved pumpkins, ghost costumes, tons of candy, and the famous ‘Trick-or-Treat’ phrase. However, it wasn’t always this way. Halloween is considered to be the 2nd most popular holiday in the United States, yet most have no clue of the origins of Halloween. […]