Father’s Day as a modern celebration is relatively new, but it had been celebrated among European Catholics since the middle ages as part of Saint Joseph’s Day (19 March).Fast forward to the 20th century, like Mother's Day, it took a child's devotion to lead the charge for as … [Read more...] about The Origins of Father’s Day Served with Dad Dishes
Traditionally this is the weekend that most Canadians and Scots look forward to: Victoria Day, celebrating the birthday of Queen Victoria. She was born on May 24, 1819. She reigned for 63 years. May 24th marks her official birthday, but the holiday falls on the last Monday … [Read more...] about Scots and Canadians Ease into Summer with Victoria Day Holiday
A new addition to your Downton Abbey collection, this journal is perfect for home cooks who like to keep a journal of their favourite recipes. A great Mother's Day gift for yourself or your mom.An engaging and interactive Downton Abbey–themed journal that encourages readers … [Read more...] about New Downton Abbey Book – Mrs. Patmore’s Recipe Journal
"Since the day I was born I have loved you so much..." were the opening words I penned on a handmade Mother's Day card back in the 3rd grade. Those were the only words I remember as our teacher was a merciless editor and I think those were the only original words I was allowed … [Read more...] about Afternoon Tea for Mom to Make a Memorable Mother’s Day 2021
Its official! This from the official Downton Abbey twitter account today."We're thrilled to announce that Julian Fellowes and the entire Downton cast are back for #DowntonAbbey2, with Hugh Dancy, Laura Haddock, Nathalie Baye and Dominic West joining! See the film in theatres … [Read more...] about DowntonAbbey2 is coming this Christmas!