Posts Tagged "Germany"

May Day Around the World!

May Day Around the World!

This Sunday is May Day a traditional pagan festival to celebrate the coming of summer (despite the snow we have been having recently!). Festivities that we now associate with May Day come from the Middle Ages. One the first day…

now>press>play’s 12 Facts of Christmas!

now>press>play’s 12 Facts of Christmas!

“Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house, Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The stockings were hung by the chimney with care, in hopes that St Nicholas soon would be there.” All across the…

Happy Birthday Anne Frank!

Happy Birthday Anne Frank!

This Friday marks the birthday of Anne Frank, who died 70 years ago. If she had lived Anne would be 86 years old today. Just who was this remarkable girl and what made her so important? Anne was born on 12…