Holidays Articles

When is the start of Rosh Hashanah 2016? See our chart with dates and the meaning of this religious... read more
This year, when you hollow out that Halloween pumpkin, save the seeds to make a cool and colorful... read more
This year when you plant a tree for Arbor Day, know the facts behind the holiday that was founded... read more
Though Father’s Day wasn’t made a national holiday until 1972, the efforts of one woman in... read more
Here’s how to dye Easter eggs with homemade, natural dyes—simply by using vegetables and pantry... read more
Many New Year customs that we take for granted actually date from ancient times. This year, ring... read more
Make your own decorative fire starters with these simple instructions. All you need are some dry... read more
We may not be Santa but we've received a bundle of readers letters over the years with questions... read more
Here is a little bit about the history of Christmas traditions in America, from Christmas trees to... read more
Decorate for the holidays this season with this festive homemade nut wreath! A wide variety of nuts... read more
Try making your own gift jars this year, because one of the nicest presents you can give is a gift... read more
It’s true—the discovery of America by Leif Eriksson and his Vikings over 1,000 years ago didn’t... read more
In our Dublin, New Hampshire, office hangs a reproduction of a painting by Norman Rockwell... read more
For centuries, people have watched the sky for the changes of season and then celebrated with... read more
You may know about the major holidays but here are some facts, folklore, and traditions to... read more
While the Mother's Day that we celebrate on the second Sunday in May is a fairly recent development... read more
Native Americans used cornhusks to make spiritual messenger dolls. Early settlers in the Colonies... read more