Celebrated in the United States and Canada ,Thanksgiving has been around since 1621. It was originally known as Plymouth Plantation, and it was a tradition where the Pilgrims invited the Native Americans after a successfully growing season. In the Unites States, in 1863, Sarah Josepha Hale, a famous editor convinced President Lincoln to declare Thanksgiving..
In a year there are 31,156,000 seconds, 525,949 minutes, 8765 hours, 365 days, 52 weeks, and 12 months. All of which are usually filled with jealousy and envy. This is the time of year that reminds us to be thankful for what we have instead of wanting what we don’t. People usually like chasing after..
Getting told to be thankful is something that is easy for us humans to say, rather than to do. In all honestly, giving thanks is the number one way to stay happy and content with your lifestyle. It’s terrible not knowing what you have until it’s gone. In honor of the year 2013, (and Thanksgiving)..
A couple of weeks ago, we had class discussion in Global Perspectives about the conflicts of different endangered cultures and the way they live. The cultures that we were discussing varied from the Maasai, to Bushmen to the Aboriginals and the Bedouin. However, I was really interested in the Bushmen’s cultures and the way of..
The mentioning of the holiday ‘Thanksgiving’ can invoke multiple images of merriment, family get-togethers, and delightful dishes. It’s a day in which citizens of the United States can abandon their woes and worries, and enjoy a festive day with their friends and loved ones. For American citizens residing in Egypt, Thanksgiving maintains its status as..