It’s time to open that prized bottle you’ve been hoarding because March 27 is International Whiskey Day. If you don’t have a special bottle on hand, heed the words of the late “Doors” crooner, Jim Morrison, and find your way to the nearest whiskey bar. International Whiskey Day originated in 2008 honoring the birth date […]
We always want March to promise a perfect spring. We forgive it for raining on our parades because it harbors so many unique holidays.
On March 23, Chips and Dip Day, try a new exercise. Instead of a dumbbell pick up a chip, plunge it into some dip, lift the dip-covered chip to your lips. Each repetition rewards your palate with savory sensations. Chips and dips are popular offerings at social gatherings from Superbowl tailgates to backyard barbecues. Worship […]
We know that it’s just around the corner, but we go about our business. The days are a little longer, and the chill is almost gone. The groundhog had his annual show, but no one remembers how it ended. Still, something starts to quicken in our souls. We almost remember a familiar fragrance on the […]
For some, March 17 is all about drinking green beer to the skirls of bagpipes, but those who appreciate cooking and eating cuisines from around the world, celebrate Eat Like an Irishman Day. It’s all about the food on the table. Leave the corned beef at the market. Beef was a luxury in Ireland that […]
Do you believe in fairies dressed in green hats and coats? By nightfall on St. Patrick’s Day, seeing just might be believing. On March 17 everyone embraces the opportunity to revel in all the fun of being Irish for a day. The day kicks off with parades as dancers step lively to rhythmic strains from […]