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Oreo Crown Pavlova for Belgiums National Holiday

Hi guys!

It’s the 21st of July today which is Belgiums National Holiday! Hooray!

I’ve been thinking long and hard about what to make because I don’t want to make the same things year after year. 415 more words


Please make sure it's pork

Language is a funny thing. ¬†Travel can be easier – more comfortable – when we know the host language. ¬†In our shrinking world (and imperfect translation apps), though, it’s easier to get around without knowing the host language, or much of it; more people know more languages, and when in doubt, we can pantomime. 1,378 more words


Party time!!

Today is France’s national holiday – a day which remembers the storming of the Bastille fortress on July 14, 1789, as well as the Fete of Unity ( 163 more words


What Independence Day Means for Travel and Adventure

Every year, we Americans celebrate the founding of our nation on the Fourth of July. This commemorates the day in which the Declaration of Independence was signed in 1776, officially declaring our intention to separate from the British Empire and form our own Nation, or more accurately at the time, confederation of states. 614 more words


Sign of a Nation

The Flag Goes By

Hats off! Along the street there comes A blare of bugles, a ruffle of drums, A flash of color beneath the sky: Hats off! 140 more words


Name Your Poison

It’s National Name Your Poison day! A day created to celebrate our favorite poisons by, how else? Indulging in them? But before you reach for the arsenic I do not mean actual poison! 356 more words