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  • History of Birthdays

    History of Birthdays: Why We Celebrate

    It happens every year, whether we like it or not: our birthday. But whose bright idea was it to turn birthdays into celebrations, anyway? If you’ve ever wondered about the history of birthdays, we’ve…

    October 3, 2018
  • October Birth Flower

    October Birth Flowers and Their Symbolism

    The October birth flowers are marigolds and cosmos. Marigold is far and away the more popular of the two, though, and is commonly seen as the de facto October birth flower. It’s not hard…

    October 1, 2018
  • March Birth Flower

    Hello Spring: March Birthdays and Daffodils

    The daffodil is one of the most recognizable of all the spring blooms, with their perked petals surrounded by a colored trumpet. The March birth flower goes by many names–daffodil, daffadowndilly, narcissus, to name…

    September 25, 2018
  • September Birth Flower

    September Birth Flowers: What You Need to Know

    In addition to Zodiac signs and birthstones, each month has its own unique birth flowers that represent the people born in that month. In September, there are two birth flowers: aster and morning glory.…

    September 3, 2018
  • Forgotten Birthday

    Gifts to Make Up for a Forgotten Birthday

    You jolt awake at 6AM and your brain kicks in. You ask yourself ‘What am I forgetting’ and then you get the startling realization that yesterday was your besties birthday…and you didn’t even send…

    August 23, 2018
  • Birthday Celebrations

    Birthday Celebrations Around the World

    As a kid, there was no better day than your birthday. You got to bring cupcakes to your class at school; there were balloons and presents, and maybe even a bounce house to jump…

    August 20, 2018