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The History of Valentine’s Day

The History of Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day. A holiday filled with love, flowers and chocolate. But before the chocolate, greeting cards and flowers, it was a church sanctioned holiday starting around 498 A.D....

Memorial Day History

Memorial Day History

Photo by psilver Memorial Day was originally known as Decoration Day because it was a time to honor the nation’s Civil War dead by decorating their graves.  On...