Chinese New Year 2014 – Year Of The Horse

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The Chinese New Year begins on January 31st.  In China, it is observed with people taking weeks off of work to prepare for and celebrate this most important calendar event. At the start of a new year people like to read their horoscope to help them determine what they can look forward to in the [...]

How To Host A Winning Super Bowl Party

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Throwing a Super Bowl Party on February 2nd? Here are some tips to help you score big with your family and friends! Planning ahead will allow you to have fun watching the big game on Super Bowl Sunday, as the Denver Broncos battle the Seattle Seahawks in pursuit of the Vince Lombardi Trophy. Here are [...]

Twin Pregnancy Resulting in Unique Birthdays

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I have always wondered about a twin pregnancy that results in a pair of babies being born on different days and the most unusual situation would be if one of the twins was born on December 31st and the other twin is born on January 1st.  Not only would the twins have a separate day, [...]

Top 10 New Year’s Resolutions And Tips For Achieving Them

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It’s the beginning of the year and time to make New Year’s Resolutions. Resolutions are good way to make positive changes in yourself and enhance your life. In fact, 47% of all resolutions focus on areas of self improvement! The top 10 New Year’s Resolutions are all ones you have heard many times before. The [...]

Christmas in Sweden: A Celebration of the Smorgasbord

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No matter where you live and no matter what your family history, you’d be hard-pressed to deny: the communal celebration of food and good cheer brings families together as much as any other Christmas tradition. As Ornamentshop.com continues its global tour of Christmas traditions, it would be bad table manners, to say the least, to [...]