Occasions to Give Gifts

Occasions to Give Gifts

Gifts for National Send a Card to a Friend Day

115 mins ago

When was the last time you sent someone a greeting card? We have so many ways to talk to each other in our digital world. To send a message now doesn't involve waiting for the recipient to wait days ...

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Gifts for National Chocolate Fondue Day

2 days ago

Everything tastes better when paired with chocolate. Treats are elevated to a higher level of indulgence when melted chocolate is added, such as in chocolate fondue—an incredible treat with unli...

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Gifts for National Bubble Gum Day

4 days ago

Believe it or not, people have been chewing some form of gum for thousands of years. Sure, they're not the usual Wrigley's or Orbit gums we have today, but it's believed that birch bark tar was being ...

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Gifts for National Baked Alaska Day

Feb 01

What's a dessert layered with sponge cake, ice cream, and a layer of fluffy meringue? Any guesses? If you're thinking of oh-so-fantastic Baked Alaska, then you're right! This show-stealing dessert do...

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Gifts for National Escape Day

Jan 30

The stresses of modern life make us want to scream sometimes. Life is full of problems, and no one needs to be told that. Most of the time, modern life is full of stress, problems, and other emotional...

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Gifts for National Blueberry Pancake Day

Jan 28

What’s your favorite pancake topping? Are maple syrup, banana and chocolate chips, ice cream, peanut butter, and fresh fruits on your list? Want to know ours? We love blueberries as pancake ...

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Gifts for National Peanut Brittle Day

Jan 26

Peanut brittle is cherished by many people all around the world. People can't get enough of that salt and sweet combo paired with that unique crunch you can only get from peanut brittle. While there a...

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Gifts for National Peanut Butter Day

Jan 24

Whoever thought you could mash peanuts into a thick paste and eat it must have been a genius. Thanks to their ingenuity, we now have peanut butter. Millions of people around the world love it. In Amer...

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Gifts for Come in From the Cold Day

Jan 22

As we enter the coldest months of winter and prepare for colder nights, snow, indulging ourselves in layers of warm clothing, coffee, and cocoa, one of the challenges may be keeping warm, especially i...

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Gifts for National Cheese Lovers Day

Jan 20

What do Epoisse de Bourgogne, Hooligan, Greensward, and Torta del Casar have in common? They’re some of the stinkiest cheeses on the planet. Before you run away while pinching your nose, hear us...

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Gifts for National Thesaurus Day

Jan 18

If you love writing stories and consider yourself a budding writer, there may be times when you have absolutely no clue how to or what you'll write about. We've all been there before, fumbling with ou...

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Gifts for Brew Monday

Jan 16

Is one of your resolutions this year to be a better listener to your spouse, friend, or just about anyone who comes to you and wants to open up? If yes, then good for you. And here's another questio...

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Gifts for National Organize Your Home Day

Jan 14

Making an effort to organize our living spaces is one of the things we can do to bring a sense of peace into our homes. Clutter and mess are frequently associated with a variety of negative feelings l...

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Gifts for National Hot Tea Day

Jan 12

Did you know that the rarest and most expensive tea in the world will set you back $1.2 million per kilogram? Yes, folks, if you love tea and have plenty of cash to spare, it just might be the tea you...

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Gifts for National Houseplant Appreciation Day

Jan 10

If you're one of the millions of people who started embracing houseplants during the pandemic and have two or more rooted in your home right now, then you know how beneficial they can be. Having green...

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Gifts for National Bubble Bath Day

Jan 08

Few things are as relaxing and delightful as a warm bubble bath at the end of a long day. Many agree that one of the most effective strategies for lowering stress levels is to immerse oneself in a cal...

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Gifts for National Take a Poet to Lunch Day

Jan 06

What did the poet say to Luke Skywalker? Metaphors be with you. Whether you liked our attempt at a poet pun or not, there’s no denying that poets are one of the most fascinating human beings y...

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Gifts for Pop Music Chart Day

Jan 04

Did you know that the first number one song on the Billboard Hot 100 was “Poor Little Fool” by Ricky Nelson? You know… that song about a player falling in love with a girl who ended...

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Gifts for National Pet Travel Safety Day

Jan 02

The National Safety Council reports that 21,340 people died in preventable crashes on U.S. roads during the first six months of 2022. If you factor in pets, the results might be disastrous. The sheer ...

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Gifts for National Champagne Day

Dec 31, 2022

Did you know that the most expensive Champagne in the world costs $2.07 million, and it has a name to match its ridiculous price tag? The opulent 2013 Taste of Diamonds champagne is definitely somethi...

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Gifts for Still Need To Do Day

Dec 29, 2022

The holidays are over, and you've been busy. You're beat, lying on your couch staring at the ceiling, worrying if you have forgotten to do something... You look around your house, and there's this nag...

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Gifts for National Fruitcake Day

Dec 27, 2022

Did you know that fruitcake was outlawed in Europe in the 18th century because it was sinfully rich? We've got the sugar to blame for that. Another interesting tidbit is that it used to be common pr...

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Gifts for Christmas Day

Dec 25, 2022

It's Christmas and we hope you're getting lots of fantastic presents! Whether you like it or not, gift giving (and receiving) is one of the most anticipated parts of Christmas, along with the great f...

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Gifts for National Christmas Movie Marathon Day

Dec 23, 2022

What are your favorite Christmas movies of all time? Our top five would be Elf, Love Actually, Home Alone, The Polar Express, and A Muppets Christmas Carol. Are our picks on your list too? We hope ...

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Gifts for Crossword Puzzle Day

Dec 21, 2022

Have you seen the movie The Imitation Game based on Alan Turing, a famous computer scientist? If you have, then you have probably observed that at one time, Turing gave his approval for the printing o...

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Gifts for National Hard Candy Day

Dec 19, 2022

Like many of you, we love a flavorful hard candy whenever our sweet tooth comes calling. It's not only the sweet taste, but it reminds us of our childhood and how everything was so simple back then. D...

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Gifts for National Maple Syrup Day

Dec 17, 2022

Did you know that in order to make one gallon of maple syrup, it requires an average of forty gallons of sap from the tree? A maple tree also has to be roughly 45 years old before it can be tapped to ...

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Gifts for International Tea Day

Dec 15, 2022

For thousands of years and for many centuries before that, people all across the world have been drinking tea, and for good cause. Aside from tea's storied history, it's common knowledge that drinking...

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Gifts for National Cocoa Day

Dec 13, 2022

Think of the magical stillness of winter… snow is falling outside, leafless trees covered oh so delicately with snow, and you’re getting cozy under a fluffy blanket with hot cocoa, baskin...

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Gifts for International Mountain Day

Dec 11, 2022

René Daumal, one of the most talented literary characters to emerge from France in the early part of the twentieth century, also known for his brilliance and wit, once said about mountains and ...

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Gifts for Christmas Card Day

Dec 09, 2022

Even when modern technology has afforded us thousands of ways to communicate digitally, we need to connect more than ever, especially during the holidays when connections can bring joy even if we are ...

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Gifts for International Civil Aviation Day

Dec 07, 2022

Wilbur Wright, who, along with his brother Orville, pioneered aviation, once said, “The desire to fly is an idea handed down to us by our ancestors who, in their grueling travels across trackles...

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Gifts for Bathtub Party Day

Dec 05, 2022

Close your eyes. Imagine yourself indulging in a luxurious bath. The tub is full of bubbles, and the smell of your favorite essential oil surrounds you… Wouldn't you want to experience that aga...

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Gifts for Candle Day

Dec 03, 2022

As cooler climes take over and the leaves start to change colors, there's nothing more comforting than a candle-lit interior. Just think of those times when you're tucked in bed with a book, smelling ...

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Gifts for National Peppermint Day

Dec 01, 2022

Ever wondered how the famous peppermint barks from William Sonoma came to be? Since we’re celebrating National Peppermint Bark Day, our inquiring minds want to know how this sweet indulgence bec...

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Gifts for Square Dancing Day

Nov 29, 2022

Music and dance have always been a universal form of expression and continue to be popular today. More people are getting interested in traditional dance forms, and one of them is the ever-popular squ...

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Gifts for National Bavarian Cream Pie Day

Nov 27, 2022

Have you ever indulged in a Bavarian Cream Pie? It's been around for a long time, and if you've ever had it, you'll know that it's one of those things that you'll want to keep coming back for. It's a ...

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Gifts for Shopping Reminder Day

Nov 25, 2022

Get the ball rolling and start your holiday shopping early! It's the day after Thanksgiving, and you know what's on everyone's mind right now: shopping! We know it's Black Friday, but today is Shoppin...

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Gifts for Thankful For My Dog Day

Nov 23, 2022

When did you decide to have a dog, and why did you choose to get one? People get dogs for various reasons, the primary one being that they seek companionship. However, for many people, dogs are much ...

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Gifts for National Red Mitten Day

Nov 21, 2022

National Red Mitten Day is observed nationwide as a way for all Canadians to show their Olympic pride. It was established by The Hudson's Bay Company during the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver....

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Gifts for National Camp Day

Nov 19, 2022

Have you ever gone camping with your family when you were younger? Did you learn new skills that helped you later in life? Or maybe you have fun memories during camping trips that you love sharing wit...

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Gifts for National Take A Hike Day

Nov 17, 2022

Everyone is worried about their own well-being and ensuring they remain healthy to have a long and fruitful life. Being physically active is essential, so it's important to do activities that not only...

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Gifts for I Love To Write Day

Nov 15, 2022

We've all had those instances when we just needed to let off some steam and say what was on our minds to communicate what we wanted. Some people are more comfortable expressing themselves vocally, whi...

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Gifts for World Kindness Day

Nov 13, 2022

The Dalai Lama once said, "Be Kind whenever possible. It is always possible." The smallest act of kindness can make anyone's day, such as helping without being asked or giving someone a smile. On Nove...

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Gifts for Veteran’s Day

Nov 11, 2022

On Veterans Day, we pause to remember and honor those who have given their service to our country. Today we honor the valor of all veterans who continue to serve and have given their lives while servi...

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Gifts for The Geriatric Tooth Fairy Day

Nov 09, 2022

Gum disease affects approximately two out of every three Americans who are 65 years old or older, as reported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. As we all know, poor oral health is det...

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Gifts for National Hug a Bear Day

Nov 07, 2022

One of the most cherished toys in history, the teddy bear, was given its name in honor of former President Theodore Roosevelt. It all began when Theodore Roosevelt spared the life of a bear during a h...

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Gifts for National Play Outside Day

Nov 05, 2022

Think about this: How can we appreciate nature's beauty if we spend all our time indoors? This is even more true for kids, who benefit immensely from outdoor play by developing critical mental and phy...

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Gifts for National Men Make Dinner Day

Nov 03, 2022

Although American women make up more than 50% of the labor force and spend more time at work, they are still responsible for a bigger portion of household chores, including cooking. For decades, women...

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Gifts for Scented Candle Day

Nov 01, 2022

Lighting candles is considered a staple in many homes and even a luxury that can be used to treat yourself and others. After a hard day of work, there is nothing more satisfying than arriving back at ...

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Gifts for National Checklist Day

Oct 30, 2022

Nearly everyone has trouble getting things done on a regular basis. Sometimes people find their productivity is decreasing, and they have difficulty managing their time effectively. So what has one go...

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Gifts for Plush Animal Lover’s Day

Oct 28, 2022

Did you ever have a favorite teddy bear or plushie that you could never part with when you were younger? Do you remember its name? Most of us had one (probably more) fluffy plushies that we considered...

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Gifts for National Pumpkin Day

Oct 26, 2022

Fall is here, and Halloween is just around the corner. Think of something representing these two things, and you probably have a pumpkin in mind. Seeing pumpkins in farmer's markets reminds us of the ...

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Gifts for National Food Day

Oct 24, 2022

Did you know that 9 in 10 Americans consume too much sodium? According to the National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (NCCDPHP), the majority of Americans do not eat a nutr...

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Gifts for National Nut Day

Oct 22, 2022

Did you know that there are over 50 nuts worldwide, but only a few are edible? These little morsels of goodness may come in small packages, but you know what they say, “good things come in small...

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Gifts for National Day on Writing

Oct 20, 2022

Words are, no doubt, the building blocks of any language, but for many people, words are more than just that. Words encompass their thoughts and emotions. These words, however, often beg to be let out...

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Gifts for National Chocolate Cupcake Day

Oct 18, 2022

Can you guess how much the most expensive edible cupcake is? Did you say $100? $500? Well, folks, the “Golden Phoenix” will set you back a whopping 1000 US dollars. This cupcake will liter...

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Gifts for Global Cat Day

Oct 16, 2022

Admit it; you’ve liked and shared funny cat videos and relatable cat memes. Humans have been fascinated (and probably obsessed) with adorable felines for a long time, so if you're a cat lover, t...

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Gifts for National Dessert Day

Oct 14, 2022

Aside from apple pie, hot fudge sundaes, or cupcakes, what other desserts do you think are among Americans' favorites? If you're just like us, we often leave room for dessert after a meal. Who doesn...

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Gifts for National Savings Day

Oct 12, 2022

Did you know that 20% of Americans didn't set aside money for savings in 2021? The study conducted by MagnifyMoney Savings Index revealed many eye-opening statistics related to Americans' saving habit...

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Gifts for World Mental Health Day

Oct 10, 2022

Our fast-paced lifestyles and the demands at work and in our homes have a major impact on our mental health and our well-being. Mental and physical health are inextricably linked. Therefore, being ind...

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Gifts for National Fluffernutter Day

Oct 08, 2022

What’s a sandwich made with these two awesome ingredients: peanut butter and marshmallow? Did you guess fluffernutter? This calorie-filled snack might turn most people off, but for those who d...

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Gifts for National Noodle Day

Oct 06, 2022

Slurping is considered impolite in most Western cultures. However, in Japan, it is a way to show appreciation to the cook who prepared your meal. It is considered rude to chew loudly, particularly in ...

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Gifts for National Golf Lovers Day

Oct 04, 2022

Golf is a sport that has a deep and extensive history and has been played for a very long time. Since its inception, golf has developed into one of the most popular games played all over the world. Th...

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Gifts for National Name Your Car Day

Oct 02, 2022

Some of the most legendary, most compelling, and famous icons from TV and film to have ever graced our screens are often made of metal and have four wheels. If you love movies or TV shows, you’l...

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Gifts for National Guacamole Day

Sep 16, 2022

What's the best thing to pair with guacamole? Did you have toast, Deviled eggs, or veggie patties in mind? If you're a guacamole aficionado, you'll know there are many healthy pairings with guacamol...

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Gifts for National Coloring Day

Sep 14, 2022

Have you always loved colors when you were a child? Do you remember the first time you were given a box of crayons? As children, our worlds were filled with discoveries. We had a natural sense of won...

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Gifts for National Video Games Day

Sep 12, 2022

As a parent living in the 21st century, you’re probably used to seeing your kids spend long hours in front of screens playing video games. You stand there, looking at how engrossed they are, won...

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Gifts for National TV Dinner Day

Sep 10, 2022

Remember those Friday nights when the whole family goes to the corner store, picks up a Swanson "TV Dinner," rush back home, heat it up, then enjoy a meal while watching our favorite TV shows? Ah yes,...

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Gifts for National Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurses Day

Sep 08, 2022

It takes a unique combination of brains, heart, dedication, and resilience to become a nurse. Nurses face day-to-day challenges, and sometimes difficult situations, all while demonstrating genuine com...

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Gifts for National Read a Book Day

Sep 06, 2022

If you’re like us, you’re probably obsessed with books. There’s just something so wonderful about holding a book, breathing in that familiar aroma, and leafing through pages as you a...

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Gifts for National Wildlife Day

Sep 04, 2022

The rate at which the world's wild animals become extinct or vanish from the planet is dramatically accelerating. An estimated 150 species are lost every single day due to human activities such as poa...

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Gifts for National Chianti Day

Sep 02, 2022

When serving Chianti during a night with friends, what foods would you pair it with? Perhaps you answered Ribollita or Pizza Margherita. If you did, let’s just say you know your stuff! You&rsq...

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Gifts for National Eat Outside Day

Aug 31, 2022

When was the last time you had a picnic or ate out with your loved ones? Maybe it’s been a while for most of you, but this Eat Outside Day is a perfect opportunity to grab your picnic baskets an...

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Gifts for More Herbs, Less Salt Day

Aug 29, 2022

When we talk about having a balanced diet, it's about choosing the right kinds of food and avoiding certain foods that are harmful to our health (like consuming too much salt or sugar). Many experts a...

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Gifts for National Pots de Crème Day

Aug 27, 2022

You probably had creme brûlée before, but have you tasted chocolate Pots de Crème? Yes, folks, the French have done it again! Another delicious dessert we can thank them for. The ...

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Gifts for National Banana Split Day

Aug 25, 2022

Where do you learn how to make banana splits? Why, at sundae school, of course. We know, we know. You’re probably rolling your eyes. But we can’t help sharing a so-bad-they’re-so-go...

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Gifts for Cheap Flight Day

Aug 23, 2022

If you’re a globetrotter constantly poring through apps or websites offering cheap flights, there’s a day to celebrate your efforts. Today is Cheap Flight Day, and it’s the perfect d...

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Gifts for Poet’s Day

Aug 21, 2022

Can you guess what the longest poem in the world is? We'll give you a clue. It has about 1.8 million words. If you guessed the Mahabharata, then we're sending you a virtual high five. The Mahabharat...

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Gifts for World Photography Day

Aug 19, 2022

Can you think of the most viewed photograph in history? We'll give you a clue: It's a landscape photo. If you guessed the default screen wallpaper of Microsoft's Windows XP, then you're right! It's ...

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Gifts for National I Love My Feet Day

Aug 17, 2022

Before the age of wheels and cars, the ultimate mode of transportation for human beings was walking. It might have taken a while to get from point A to B, but our ancestors have traveled far and wide ...

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Gifts for National Relaxation Day

Aug 15, 2022

Stress is pervasive, and it accompanies us everywhere we go. Despite our best efforts, stress is prevalent and inevitable in our fast-paced world. In the United States, we have one of the highest rate...

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Gifts for Mountain Day

Aug 11, 2022

Volcanoes, earthquakes, and hot springs dot Japan's stunning landscapes. They have been shaped by millions of years of tectonic activity, resulting in some of the world's most picturesque peaks. It's ...

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Gifts for National Book Lovers Day

Aug 09, 2022

Reading not only improves a person's ability to read, write, and communicate, but also helps them improve their memory. It provides a world in which our imagination can run wild and allows us to diges...

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Gifts for National Friendship Day

Aug 07, 2022

What do Kate Winslet and Leonardo DiCaprio, or Snoop Dogg and Martha Stewart have in common? Aside from being famous, these celebrities share friendships that have stood the test of time. While most o...

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Gifts for International Beer Day

Aug 05, 2022

John Wayne once said, "Beer may not solve your problems, but neither will water or milk." You may or may not agree, but for beer lovers, a quality pint makes their world go round. Not convinced? Juliu...

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Gifts for Clean Your Floors Day

Aug 03, 2022

Think about those times when you visited someone's house and found their floors worn and stained. Did it leave a good impression? For most people, the answer would be no. Today is Clean Your Floors Da...

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Gifts for Planner Day

Aug 01, 2022

As Brian Tracy, one of the most well-known public speakers, said, “People with clear, written goals, accomplish far more in a shorter period of time than people without them could ever imagine.&...

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Gifts for National Cheesecake Day

Jul 30, 2022

Ever wonder who made the first cheesecake? Many people think that cheesecakes came from New York, but they have been around much longer than that. It's possible that the first "cheese cake" was made o...

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Gifts for National Waterpark Day

Jul 28, 2022

It’s summer and now is the time to go on your next big summer vacation. Chances are, your idea of a fun summer vacation involves water parks. We don’t blame you. What can be better than gu...

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Gifts for National Coffee Milkshake Day

Jul 26, 2022

Few drinks hit the spot than a coffee milkshake. It’s one of those drinks that you keep going back to. And why not? It’s full of delicious flavors. Coffee and chocolate, check! Add ice cre...

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Gifts for National Motoring Day

Jul 24, 2022

Thanks to Mini USA, July 24 has been designated as National Motoring Day. As it’s going to be celebrated for the first time this year, many Mini owners are excited and are looking forward to it....

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Gifts for National Hammock Day

Jul 22, 2022

When the weather is great, there is nothing quite like lounging in a cozy hammock, letting yourself unwind and relax. Today is National Hammock Day (yes, there is such a thing) so we thought we'd shar...

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Gifts for National Fortune Cookie Day

Jul 20, 2022

Remember that scene in the movie "It Chapter Two" where the Losers were in an Asian restaurant, and the fortune cookies started to shake and burst open, revealing a monstrous creature that probably wa...

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Gifts for World Listening Day

Jul 18, 2022

Have you ever felt weary about working all the time or being too busy you're almost on the verge of burnout? You're not alone. Our fast-paced world, with its constant changes, causes stress and anxiet...

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Gifts for National Cherry Day

Jul 16, 2022

Have you ever wondered how cherries became linked to slot machines? According to historians, coin-operated slot machines were outlawed in some American cities. To evade punishment, slot machine operat...

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Gifts for National Mac and Cheese Day

Jul 14, 2022

Think of all the comfort foods you’ll never get tired of. Was Mac and Cheese on your list? If yes, we’re giving you a virtual high five. Baked Mac and Cheese is so delicious that just thin...

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Gifts for Paper Bag Day

Jul 12, 2022

What bag did you use during your last shopping trip? Was it a paper or plastic bag? There is a growing trend and desire for more sustainable products as people become more aware of environmental iss...

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Gifts for National Piña Colada Day

Jul 10, 2022

If you like piña coladas and gettin’ caught in the rain, you’re in for a treat especially if you love learning interesting facts about piña coladas that you can throw in a co...

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Gifts for National Video Game Day

Jul 08, 2022

We know that playing video games sometimes gets a bad rap and is, more often than not, perceived as a colossal waste of time. Still, many people believe that playing games can have tremendous benefits...

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Gifts for National Fried Chicken Day

Jul 06, 2022

We love eating fried chicken. Who doesn't enjoy a piece of chicken dipped in batter and fried in oil until it's golden and crispy? That makes us drool just thinking about it. The United States is cred...

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Gifts for National Barbecued Spareribs Day

Jul 04, 2022

If you’re a grill master extraordinaire, you undoubtedly have a tried-and-true recipe for the juiciest, most flavorful, and most tender barbecued spare ribs that you like to whip up every time t...

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Gifts for National Hop-A-Park Day

Jul 02, 2022

The United States of America is blessed with a diverse range of breathtaking destinations to explore. Whether you are driving along the picturesque West Coast, trekking in the majestic Rockies, or app...

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Gifts for National Work from Home Day

Jun 30, 2022

Working from home has become more and more commonplace in today's society. Many workers have adjusted to the "new normal" where work arrangements have been modified to suit those who prefer remote wor...

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Gifts for National Tapioca Day

Jun 28, 2022

Cassava, also known as mandioca in Portuguese, is the plant from which tapioca comes from. It is native to South America and the West Indies and is a staple food enjoyed by approximately 800 million p...

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Gifts for National Cream Tea Day

Jun 26, 2022

If you've ever been to the United Kingdom, chances are you've heard about afternoon tea venues in countryside manors, quaint tearooms, or even 5-star hotels. As we celebrate National Cream Tea Day, le...

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Gifts for Swim a Lap Day

Jun 24, 2022

What was the first stroke you did when you learned how to swim? Chances are it's the breaststroke, which is the oldest swim stroke and is still used in competitive and recreational swimming today. Eve...

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Gifts for National Chocolate Eclair Day

Jun 22, 2022

If you've ever had an éclair before, you probably don't know that the word means "flash of lightning," so named because of the tendency of people to eat it "in a flash." In fact, "Chambers Engl...

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Gifts for International Surfing Day

Jun 20, 2022

You've most likely seen surfers riding the waves before, even if you're the type who sits on the beach with your toes planted firmly in the sand. And like us, you've probably been impressed with how e...

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Gifts for International Sushi Day

Jun 18, 2022

Prepare to have your minds blown… Sushi didn't originate in Japan and was historically considered a cheap street food for workers who needed to have something to eat quickly. There is a good ...

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Gifts for National Bloomsday

Jun 16, 2022

One of the most well-known authors in recent history is James Joyce. Joyce, who was the oldest of 10 children and was born in Dublin, was a young, intelligent man who had a flair for writing as well a...

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Gifts for National Strawberry Shortcake Day

Jun 14, 2022

There aren't many things that are more quintessentially American and evocative of summer than strawberry shortcake. The delectable dessert has become a stalwart in American food culture, particularly ...

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Gifts for National Peanut Butter Cookie Day

Jun 12, 2022

Did you know that peanuts are one of the most valuable cash crops grown in the United States? Although China and India produce more peanuts than the United States, the American population consumes far...

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Gifts for National Ballpoint Pen Day

Jun 10, 2022

Fountain pens are elegant writing tools even today, but for many, they are simply impractical and expensive, especially at high altitudes, where they are known to leak. Fortunately, the advent of the ...

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Gifts for World Ocean’s Day

Jun 08, 2022

When the United Nations established World Oceans Day on June 8, 2008, it was intended to be a day to commemorate the vast oceans that hold around 96.5 percent of all water on the planet. If you don't ...

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Gifts for National Yo-Yo Day

Jun 06, 2022

Chances are you've played with the second oldest toy in history. Maybe you've even tried doing the "Walk the Dog," "Around the World," or "Rock the Baby" with it. This toy has even made its way into s...

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Gifts for National Cheese Day

Jun 04, 2022

Who’d have thought that cheese could be given as a gift? Well, that’s what exactly happened when Queen Victoria received a thousand-pound wheel of cheddar cheese as a wedding gift! That fu...

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Gifts for National Rocky Road Day

Jun 02, 2022

If there's one ice cream flavor that completely rocks our world and makes us drool, it's Rocky Road ice cream. While most Americans are familiar with Rocky Road ice cream, many are unaware that it all...

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Gifts for National Creativity Day

May 30, 2022

Just think how our world would look like if there was no creativity. We won’t have the fantastic creations of Leonardo da Vinci, Bach’s cantatas, or Robert Frost’s exquisite poetry. ...

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Gifts for National Hamburger Day

May 28, 2022

Burgers are often regarded to be one of the most popular meals in the United States and the world, with about 50 billion being sold and served annually. You can find them everywhere - from greasy spoo...

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Gifts for World Lindy Hop Day

May 26, 2022

We probably are not agile enough to do the Lindy Hop, but when we watch people performing this dance, we can't help but think how unbelievable the energy and acrobatics are. Born in the African-Amer...

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Gifts for National Caterers Appreciation Day

May 24, 2022

Serving food and drink between humans has been around since the beginning of time. When there was a social gathering, chances are a form of catering was in place, serving guests and hosts with a wide ...

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Gifts for National Solitaire Day

May 22, 2022

There are many stories about the origins of solitaire, but one thing is true - the legend of the game’s origin is unclear, although several unsubstantiated stories about the game abound. Some st...

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Gifts for National Pizza Party Day

May 20, 2022

Did you hear about the lady who got a second job as a pizza chef? She kneaded the dough. Excuse our cheesy pun, but today is National Pizza Party Day, and we’re in the mood for a party! The or...

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Gifts for National No Dirty Dishes Day

May 18, 2022

Ah yes, the daily pile of dishes waiting for you to wash them… They stand near the kitchen sink with their imaginary “Puss in Boots” eyes waiting for your loving attention as they s...

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Gifts for National Biographers Day

May 16, 2022

The biographer Peter Ackroyd once said, "I think biography can be more personal than fiction, and certainly can be more expressive." Every great biography lends us a perspective of a life lived. True...

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Gifts for National Dog Mom’s Day

May 14, 2022

You've probably heard of Mother's Day, but have you heard of Dog Mom's Day? The pet-loving community will undoubtedly enjoy commemorating this day, and if you are looking for ideas, how about bringing...

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Gifts for National Limerick Day

May 12, 2022

When you hear the word poetry, you might not immediately think of amusement or humor. Limericks, however, offer just that. Even when it sounds silly or doesn't even make sense, limericks are quite pop...

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Gifts for National Clean Your Room Day

May 10, 2022

In a 2020 American Cleaning Institute National Cleaning Survey conducted by Wakefield Research, almost 80% of the respondents agree that their homes are not as clean as they would like them to be. Whe...

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Gifts for National Archery Day

May 08, 2022

When you hear the name "Robin Hood," your mind probably drifts to the legendary outlaw who lives in Sherwood Forest with his band of "merry men," but did you know that "Robin Hood" is a term used in a...

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Gifts for National Nurses Day

May 06, 2022

Did you know there are four times as many nurses in the United States as there are physicians? There are almost 4.2 million registered nurses in America, and they make up the largest portion of health...

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Gifts for National Bike to School Day

May 04, 2022

Do you still remember walking or biking to get to school? Whether you were alone or with your friends, riding a bike to school gave you a feeling of independence, plus it was a lot of fun, right? The...

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Gifts for Baby Day

May 02, 2022

If you see a baby grooving to a popular song and start wondering how on earth they can dance better than you, there is scientific proof that babies are born to boogie. Sure, they’re incapable of...

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Gifts for National Zipper Day

Apr 29, 2022

Every day, millions of people rely on the indispensable zipper, which can be found on everything from jeans and totes to wallets, backpacks, and luggage. Curiously, it was met with some skepticism whe...

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Gifts for Morse Code Day

Apr 27, 2022

When "What hath God wrought" was communicated from Washington, D.C., to Baltimore on May 24, 1844, it was the first Morse code message ever delivered across a considerable distance. Prior to the intro...

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Gifts for National Hug A Plumber Day

Apr 25, 2022

What's a vegetable that plumbers hate? Why, it's leeks, of course! Okay, that might not be the best joke out there, but we couldn't resist it because today is National Hug A Plumber Day! Believe it...

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Gifts for National Picnic Day

Apr 23, 2022

Get your picnic baskets ready because spring is here, and there's no better way to celebrate National Picnic Day than a picnic, of course! When we think of picnics, great food and outdoor fun come t...

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Gifts for National Tea Day

Apr 21, 2022

Afternoon tea is the quintessential British experience. With millions of gallons of tea sipped every year, the British are one of the biggest tea drinkers in the world. Historically, tea was considere...

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Gifts for National Hanging Out Day

Apr 19, 2022

If there’s one thing guaranteed in life, it’s having to do laundry. Whether you enjoy it or not, have you ever thought of more eco-friendly and economical ways to dry your clothes? Many p...

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Gifts for National Record Store Day

Apr 17, 2022

If you’re like us, you probably set aside (and by that, we mean skipping lunch or avoiding buying teen magazines) some of your school allowances to buy cassette tapes of your favorite singers or...

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Gifts for National Wear Your Pajamas to Work Day

Apr 16, 2022

We won’t deny it. We think National Wear Pajamas to Work Day is one of the best unofficial holidays of the year. After all, it would be fun to have some comfort and relaxation right after Tax Da...

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Gifts for National Gardening Day

Apr 14, 2022

Gardening is something that people do for a multitude of reasons. Growing and eating their veggies brings happiness to some, while stress relief motivates others. Some people find gardening a good sou...

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Gifts for National Licorice Day

Apr 12, 2022

Did you know that licorice was historically known more as a medicinal plant than the sweet delicacy we know it today? The earliest records of the licorice root date back to 2300 B.C. The Chinese con...

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Gifts for National Encourage a Young Writer Day

Apr 10, 2022

There are moments when it appears that nothing seems to be working no matter what we do. The easiest route is to probably give up; the harder path is not getting discouraged. Rejection happens to even...

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Gifts for Draw a Picture of a Bird Day

Apr 08, 2022

In the multifaceted world of art and ornithology, famous names such as John Hames Audubon and David Allen Sibley are often associated with magnificent paintings of bird species of North America. Meanw...

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Gifts for National Caramel Popcorn Day

Apr 06, 2022

Baseball and popcorn are from different worlds altogether, but it was a 1908 song about a baseball game that catapulted caramel popcorn to popularity. The lyricist Jack Norworth and composer Albert Vo...

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Gifts for National School Librarian Day

Apr 04, 2022

School libraries would be little more than a collection of books and computers if it weren't for librarians. They are essential to the effectiveness of learning programs that contribute to students' e...

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Gifts for National Children’s Book Day

Apr 02, 2022

If you've read "The Little Mermaid" and "The Ugly Duckling," you probably know Hans Christian Andersen, one of the most famous writers of all time. Hans Christian Andersen's fairy tales have enchante...

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Gifts for National Crayon Day

Mar 31, 2022

Crayons are the most popular drawing product in history, so it's no wonder that they get their own holiday. This is a day to celebrate the delights of drawing and coloring. The name Crayon comes from...

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Gifts for National Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

Mar 29, 2022

Did you know the US economy would not survive if it were not for small "Mom and Pop" businesses? The word "Mom-and-Pop" is a colloquial expression that refers to small (and sometimes family-owned) bus...

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Gifts for Tolkien Reading Day

Mar 25, 2022

If you’ve read “The Lord of the Rings” or “The Hobbit,” you probably know John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, whose work from the 1930s influenced and shaped the high fantasy genr...

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Gifts for National Countdown Day

Mar 21, 2022

Countdowns are useful for a variety of reasons. From launching rockets, cooking and workouts, we live in a world where they are omnipresent and serve many purposes. For many, it can create a sense of ...

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Mar 19, 2022

We have a theory that when you ask people to choose between chocolate or caramel, they’ll probably answer, “That’s like asking who my favorite child is!” Okay, we admit it&rsqu...

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Gifts for St. Patrick's Day

Mar 17, 2022

It’s St. Patrick’s Day so it’s time to bust out the green and celebrate! St. Patrick's Day is a celebration of Irish culture and heritage. Observed annually, it has transformed fro...

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Gifts for National Worship of Tools Day

Mar 11, 2022

The concept of combining tools into a single unit has been around for quite some time. In fact, the use of multitools goes as far back as the Middle Roman period. This early Roman “Swiss Army Kn...

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Gifts for National Proofreading Day

Mar 08, 2022

Remember when you spelled Mississippi by singing a quick tune so you won’t forget any letters? Or that striking typo from the first edition of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone in 1...

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Gifts for National Grammar Day

Mar 04, 2022

Cheers to all who've mastered “your,” “you’re,” “there,” “they’re,” and “their”! Today is National Grammar Day, and while master...

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Gifts for World Teen Mental Wellness Day

Mar 02, 2022

Self-care has been thrown around a lot these past few years, but how do we make it accessible to more people, especially teenagers who have to cope with a rollercoaster of emotions? According to t...

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Onboarding Kit That Will Wow Your New Hires

Feb 03, 2022

With ‘The Great Resignation’ comes ‘The Great Hire. Just in case you’re wondering, what ‘The Great Resignation’ is all about, it’s a phenomenon that describes...

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