Cultures

What to Do With a Robin's Egg I Found

What to Do With a Robin's Egg I Found

is not uncommon to stumble upon a robin's egg lying on the ground. Well-meaning people often try to place the egg in a nearby nest or ...

How to Put Together Graduation Announcements

How to Put Together Graduation Announcements

rmal graduation announcements alert friends and family to a momentous achievement. They are important because many high schools and most ...

The Meaning of the Calla Flower

The Meaning of the Calla Flower

roughout history, people have given flowers to each other as symbols infused with larger import, with the language and meaning of each ...

Graduation Announcement Etiquette

Graduation Announcement Etiquette

aduation announcements *differ from invitations to attend the ceremony* at which you get your degree or diploma. They traditionally go to ...

What Are Socioeconomic Issues?

What Are Socioeconomic Issues?

cioeconomic -- or social economic -- issues are concerns regarding the factors that can impact an individual or family’s social ...

How to Make a Silk Headstone Saddle Arrangement

How to Make a Silk Headstone Saddle Arrangement

adstone saddles are U-shaped wire frames that fit over the top of a headstone. The tops of the saddles contain prongs for grasping and ...

Gifts for Graduates With Doctorate Degree

Gifts for Graduates With Doctorate Degree

aduating from college with a doctorate degree is a very momentous moment and achievement that each graduate will keep with him forever. ...

What Is the Tradition of Turning a Class Ring?

What Is the Tradition of Turning a Class Ring?

e wearing of class rings began in 1835 at West Point Military Academy. Nearly 200 years later, that tradition still lives on. Each year, a ...

How to End Letters

How to End Letters

ether to a family member or a business colleague, properly ending your letter brings your message to a close with one word or a short ...

The History of Mexican Sombrero Hats

The History of Mexican Sombrero Hats

ny people’s introduction to the Mexican sombrero came from Saturday morning cartoons and the heavily accented mouse Speedy Gonzales. ...

What Do the Colors of the Mexican Flag Mean?

What Do the Colors of the Mexican Flag Mean?

e flag of Mexico acknowledges the country's history, religion and Aztec heritage. From its adoption after gaining independence from Spain, ...

What Is the Color Birthstone for June?

What Is the Color Birthstone for June?

st months have just one birthstone, but people born on the sixth month of the year are three times as lucky, with a trio of birthstones ...

How Did Sectionalism Lead to the Civil War?

How Did Sectionalism Lead to the Civil War?

om the United States' foundation in 1776 through the 1850s, sectionalism gradually brought the country closer to Civil War. The issue of ...

Giving an Introduction Speech for a Guest Speaker

Giving an Introduction Speech for a Guest Speaker

e most common damage done to a guest speaker happens in the introduction speech. Whether it is a boring introduction, a long litany of ...