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Thanksgiving in Japan

Thanksgiving is not commonly celebrated in Japan or New Zealand. It is definitely an American custom. However if you are fortunate enough to have some lovely American friends you may be lucky enought to wrangle an invite to a lovely dinner! 162 more words


till it be morrow.

Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow, that I shall say good night till it be morrow.

Romeo & Juliet by William Shakespeare


Treasure Island - Sanding Ovations Master Cup Sculpture Competition

November 2012, Treasure Island is hosting it’s 4th annual Sanding Ovations Masters Cup sand sculpture competition and music festival November 15-18, 2012 directly on the Treasure Island Beach.  55 more words

The Florida Strawberry Festival - Plant City

March 2014, The Florida Strawberry Festival is usually scheduled for around the first week of March in Plant City, Florida and continues for 10 days.  The locals of the area had tried for 20 years to create an attraction to promote the strawberry season and were finally successful when it was started by The Lions Club in 1930. 97 more words

Dublin Event Guide (30-11-15 – 6-12-15)

Batten down the hatches, it’s December on Tuesday and there’s no point denying it any longer, it’s Christmas! There’s Christmas movies all around and lots of Irish bands playing their home coming tours, but there’s more than enough going on if you’re not that way inclined. 839 more words


Happy Advent

The festive season is beginning — I love this time of the year, and I’m planning a blog post about the Advent and Christmas traditions that I grew up with. 24 more words