There is a 21 day countdown! The day before Thanksgiving, the beloved and cultish Cherry Cricket, a burger and beer feel-good spot in Cherry Creek North had a fire that did enough damage to warrant the closure and a renovation. Now, fresh but not significantly changed, the Cricket announces a reopening complete with multi-dat festivities. Show More Summary
Behold, the greatest Thursday outside of Thanksgiving. The least productive work day of the year is nearly upon us. The first round of the 2017 NCAA tournament kicks off Thursday afternoon. Sixteen games will turn an otherwise unspectacular afternoon into into a veritable holiday for college basketball fans. Show More Summary
It won’t be anything like the Wednesday before Thanksgiving, but spring break may have its own little travel crush. Travel insurance company Allianz Global Assistance predicts that March 11 could be the busiest day for Americans taking a spring break vacation. After that, March 2, 1, 9 and 8 (in...
Saint Patrick’s Day is one of our favorite food holidays. Sure, it doesn’t generate the same excitement as Thanksgiving, but it gives us the excuse to make some of our favorite wintertime dishes right at the moment when it feels like the cold weather will never end. Show More Summary
Does anyone else have trouble tracking federal holidays after retiring? Sure, I have no problem with Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and the other big ones. But today, Presidents' Day, regularly escapes me. One consequence is that I told at least...
The Thanksgiving Day murder of Ohio resident Blake Alan Wolfe will air on Oxygen Channel’s Snapped tonight. Authorities revealed that Blake Wolfe was murdered by his estranged wife, Traci Wolfe, and another man, Thomas Walters. The Snapped episode will recount the details leading up to Blake Wolfe’s untimely death. Show More Summary
Close The announcement came the day before Thanksgiving, but there was nothing in it to be thankful for: An experimental Alzheimer’s drug many thought would slow the disease’s steady cognitive decline had failed to make a significant difference in a massive trial of people with early signs of the...
It shouldn’t take Valentine’s Day or Thanksgiving to remind us to thank or truly “see” our financial supporters. “The deepest craving of human nature is the need to be appreciated” ~ William James. The post Twenty Ways To Show #DonorLove Every Day appeared first on Ignited Fundraising.
My two favorite holidays are Thanksgiving when we are thankful for family and food and Valentine’s Day when we celebrate love and the people we love. Love is a powerful thing, maybe the most powerful thing. And I am blessed to have a lot of it in my life. So I hope everyone in AVC […]
Love is in the air for Pokémon Go fans. Valentine's Day is less than a week away, and Niantic will celebrate the Hallmark holiday with a new in-game event. You might remember similar events around Halloween, Thanksgiving and Christmas. SEE...Show More Summary
There’s no question in anybody’s mind that the Super Bowl has become an annual tradition for Americans. It may not have the historical significance of Independence Day or the rich story behind Thanksgiving, but Super Bowl Sunday has morphed into a weekend holiday for this country. Show More Summary
Hyperloop is becoming a reality; the question is less about how fast it can go, and more about whether we want to ride on it. Hypothetical Thanksgiving Day Conversation, October 2020: “So, you think Mom will make it for dinner?” ...Show More Summary
For the past five decades, millions of Americans have huddled around radios and televisions for the big game, the ultimate one-game playoff, the day second only to Thanksgiving for food consumption -- the Super Bowl. The game has changed quite a bit since its inception 50 years ago. Show More Summary
Super Bowl Sunday is America’s 2nd biggest eating day (Thanksgiving #1) The average household buys 6,000 calories worth of snacks per person. WOAH! But unlike T-Day, there’s no set menu… You can score BIG w/ your crowd without feeling like a football after. Show More Summary
Warren Burt writes to tell me that Canadian composer Ann Southam died on Thanksgiving day. She only came to my attention two years ago when we both had pieces featured on the same Musicworks disc. So I don't yet know much about her except...Show More Summary
When Americans think about days centered around food, the holiday season (especially Thanksgiving) is probably the first thing to come to mind. And though Thanksgiving is still the number one holiday in the country for food consumption, the second contender might come as a bit of a shock. Show More Summary
Heather says: How is your Thanksgiving preparation going? Are you staying on top of the weekly chores? Is your dining room table still clear? No? Fix that, I’ll wait. On Tuesday we talked about putting together a tentative guest list.… Keep reading... The post Countdown to Turkey Day 2016: November 10 appeared first on Home Ec 101.
Figuring out which holidays you have to work can be stressful, especially if your company doesn't make it explicitly clear. There are major nationally recognized holidays like Thanksgiving and New Years Day which nearly every company has off. Show More Summary
After Thanksgiving, the Super Bowl is the greatest food holiday of the year. Of course, the game is important, but the food is crucial. It’s the one day of the year when not only is it allowed, but it’s in fact encouraged, to consume all of the best gameday foods in existence. Show More Summary
The Black-ish team has never produced an episode as quickly as they did Wednesday night's "Lemons." Showrunner Kenya Barris started writing the Trump-themed episode the day after the election, and worked through Thanksgiving so they could shoot and edit over Christmas. Just a handful of days away from the inauguration, ... More »