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July is HERE!

Well, July is here. The hot month by excellence! Summer, vacation, plans, energy! Here are some fun facts about this amazing Summer month: • The name of the seventh month of the year – July – was originally the month of Quintilis in the Roman calendar. It was the fifth month of the year until […]

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And here’s June!

So, we’re almost half of the way! June is here 🙂 June is the sixth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar and its predecessor, the Julian calendar. It is believed that the month is named after the Roman goddess Juno, who is the wife of Jupiter and is also equivalent to the Greek […]

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Hello March!

Have you ever wondered about the month of March? Its name? Its origins? Most people just turn the page of the calendar without even giving it a single thought. Well, there is a wealth of meaning and rich symbolism behind this magnificent month. The lion and the lamb Most people know the old expression that […]

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Hello Winter!

The start of the winter season is marked by holiday carolers, hot cocoa, and in some parts of the world, blustery weather. Whether you enjoy bundling up in your Snug gear or are already counting down the days until spring, here are some facts about what’s happening outdoors this time of year. Winter is coming […]

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Welcome December!

Well, here we are at the last month of the year! Crazy how it flew, isn’t it?!? December is known around the world as a family time of celebration honoring cultures, religions and traditions that have been with humanity for hundreds of years. Here are some weird and wonderful facts about this magical month! An almanac […]

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November is here!

In the Georgian calendar, the calendar that most of the world uses, November is the eleventh moth of the year. However, in the early Roman calendar, it was originally the ninth month and has retained its name from the Latin novem meaning nine.. Later, the Roman senate elected to name the eleventh month for Caesar. […]

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October is here!

So, October is here. A transition colourful month where we start forgetting all about Summer and imagine how Winter’s going to be like. But first, enjoy this Fall month, which has some singularities, just like any other month in the calendar. • The name of the month of October comes from the Latin “octō”, meaning “eight”, because […]

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Fall is here!

Yes, Fall (or Autumn) is here again. And here are some fun facts about the new season: Americans typically refer to this time of year as “fall,” while the British use the word “autumn.” Both terms date back to the 16th century but before that it was called “harvest. Fall was called “harvest” because of […]

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June is here!

So, we’re almost half of the way! June is here 🙂 June is the sixth month of the year in the Gregorian calendar and its predecessor, the Julian calendar. It is believed that the month is named after the Roman goddess Juno, who is the wife of Jupiter and is also equivalent to the Greek […]

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Welcome May!

Yes, it’s May, it’s May, the lusty month of May and what better way to start off a month that’s supposed to be warm than a bit of celebration. From fertility rites to labor rights, there’s plenty of fascinating facts about this most festive month. May is generally thought to have been named after Maia, […]