December is Rome is believed to be the creator of fruitcake, and one of the earliest recipes known comes from ancient Rome listing pomegranate seeds, pine nuts and raisins that were mixed into barley mash.
#today 12th December is #GingerbreadHouseDay #NationalPoinsettiaDay We can thank the Brothers’ Grimm for the idea of a gingerbread house through their tale of Hansel and Gretel. It didn’t take long for the German gingerbread guilds to pick up the idea and put it to a more festive use making snowy cottages made from the spicy-sweet treat. #gingerbread #gingerbreadhouse #gingerbreadcity #LoveFood
#today 10th Dec is #DeweyDecimalSystemDay #NobelPrizeDay #HumanRightsDay As the most widely used library classification system, the Dewey Decimal Classification (DDC) or Dewey Decimal System has been in use since 1876 when American Librarian Melvil Dewey developed and established it. Divided into ten main categories, the numerical system arranges mostly non-fiction publications. #DeweyDecimalSystem #DeweyLibrarySystem #library #librarians
#today 28th December is #CardPlayingDay #ChocolateCandyDay #HolyInnocentsDay A standard pack of cards may be used for playing a variety of card games, with varying elements of skill and chance, some of which are played for money. Some of the top card games include Spades, Poker, Solitaire, Spite and Malice, Hearts, Spoons, Gin Rummy, Ridge, Black Jack and Texas Hold’em. Which is your favourite? #CardPlaying #PlayingCards #packofcards #Deckofcards #Poker
December is There are various explanations regarding the origins, but popular festivities nowadays include eating leftovers, soccer games, visiting and drinking.
#today 22nd December is #AnneSamanthaDay #DateNutBreadDay #ForefathersDay Anne Frank and Samantha Smith deserve our recognition as positive influences on generations of American schoolchildren during the twentieth century and continuing into our twenty-first century. #Anne #Samantha http://www.anneandsamantha.com/
December is You don’t have to have written anything before to start writing now. All you need to become a writer is a pen and paper, or a computer, or a typewriter if you will―the rest is entirely up to you.