Halloween is upon us. Halloween’s origins date back to the ancient Celtic festival of Samhain (pronounced sow-in). The Celts, who lived 2,000 years ago, mostly in the area that is now Ireland, the United Kingdom and northern France, celebrated their new year on November 1 which marked the end of summer and the harvest and
Playing music gives the brain a workout that can strengthen memory, help us pay attention, and perhaps even improve reading ability (Frontiers for Young Minds). Music can also improve your health and well-being. Make your house musical this fall by learning how to play the acoustic guitar, keyboard, or the electric drums! These items are
Researchers at Syracuse University reviewed 50 years of research on family traditions. Here are some of the things that they discovered. When families incorporate rituals and traditions into daily life: Family relationships are stronger and more resilient. This includes staying connected even in the face of conflict, solving problems together, and maintaining a positive outlook.