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Benjamin Franklin Day

A polymath with many talents, from inventing to writing, Franklin's contribution to American history will never be forgotten.

Art’s Birthday

Honoring the timeless creative spirit, embracing the birth of artistic expression that transcends eras and cultures.

National Classy Day

Graceful sophistication effortlessly exudes from refined choices, creating an aura that captivates and inspires those around.

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How to celebrate Jan 17th

Start your day by channeling Benjamin Franklin’s productivity with a morning routine that includes setting goals and planning your day ahead. Practice Art’s Birthday by getting creative; whether it’s painting, drawing, or crafting, take the time to express yourself artistically. Embrace National Classy Day by dressing up a bit or treating yourself to a fancy meal or DIY spa day.

For National Hot Buttered Rum Day, indulge in a warm and cozy drink while reflecting on your New Year’s Resolutions. Celebrate National Bootlegger’s Day by mixing up your own homemade cocktail or mocktail, utilizing ingredients you already have in your pantry. Take a moment on Women’s Healthy Weight Day to prioritize your well-being with a nutritious meal and some physical activity.

Hop on a virtual cable car ride for Cable Car Day and explore a new destination or revisit a favorite place through online tours. Honor young innovators on National Kid Inventors’ Day by brainstorming and working on your own creative projects. Release any pressure of perfection by marking Ditch New Year’s Resolutions Day with self-care, relaxation, and self-compassion.

Round off your day by fueling up with spinach like Popeye, be it in a salad, smoothie, or cooked dish. Reflect on your accomplishments throughout the day and give yourself a pat on the back for taking the time to enjoy these quirky and diverse holidays in a fun and meaningful way.

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National Hot Buttered Rum Day

A classic drink featuring a steaming mug, spiced and rich, offering pure comfort with each delightful, warming sip.

National Bootlegger’s Day

The delicious art of making and selling illegal liquor during Prohibition — a story of speakeasies, gangsters, and daring drinkers.

Cable Car Day

Hop on board the charming rides gliding through the city streets, offering a whimsical journey with breathtaking views and a touch of vintage charm!

Guru Gobind Singh Jayanti

A spiritual leader who inspired countless, fostering strength and courage in the hearts of many, leaving an indelible mark.

National Kid Inventors’ Day

These young minds are like mini scientists, creating ingenious solutions to everyday problems with their boundless curiosity and creativity.

Ditch New Year’s Resolutions Day

Embrace the freedom of spontaneity and letting those well-intentioned plans take a back seat to life's delightful surprises.

Popeye Day

The beloved spinach scarfing cartoon character who has entertained generations with his wacky adventures and catchy catchphrases.


Energy Saving Week

Adopting eco-friendly habits illuminates a path to sustainability, reducing environmental impact for future generations.


Dyspraxia Awareness Week

Spreading awareness about dyspraxia to foster understanding and support for individuals with coordination and movement challenges.


Week of Prayer for Christian Unity

Christians across denominations come together in love and faith, setting aside differences to serve others and spread joy.

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Veganuary Month

A time to try something new — plant-based eating can be both delicious and healthy. Join the fun and embrace a compassionate lifestyle!

Thyroid Awareness Month

Highlighting the importance of understanding and supporting those affected by a prevalent but often misunderstood health condition.

National Slow Cooking Month 

Effortlessly preparing delicious meals with a kitchen appliance known for its convenience and culinary magic.

Cervical Cancer Awareness Month

Unveiling insights on women's health, exploring preventive measures, empowering communities to champion well-being beyond boundaries.

Bread Machine Baking Month

Embark on the journey of crafting your own delicious homemade loaves effortlessly with the marvel of automated baking appliances.

National Skating Month

Graceful glides on frozen surfaces, a dance with winter's embrace, where blades carve elegant stories in ice.


Start the year out with a dedication to a rather unique and versatile spirit that is sophisticated and also delicious.

Dry January

Dry January offers a variety of opportunities for people to give themselves a boost, not only for the month, but perhaps for the months following as well.

National Blood Donor Month

Giving a small part of oneself to help others in need, the act of contributing to a vital lifeline that can save lives.


A time for men to embrace their inner lumberjack, grow a beard, and take on new challenges. Let's celebrate men being their best selves!

International Brainteaser Month

Engaging puzzles that tickle the mind, these clever challenges offer a playful way to exercise mental agility and spark curiosity.

National Clean Up Your Computer Month

Giving your trusty machine a little TLC by banishing the sneaky dust bunnies, ensuring it purrs along smoothly without missing a beat.

National Soup Month

On a chilly day, a warm, savory hug in a bowl, with flavors that dance like an old friend at a cozy gathering.

Get Organized Month

Streamlining life's chaos, making everything easily accessible and neat, so the daily hustle feels like a breeze, not a battle.

International Creativity Month

Setting your mind free, letting ideas flow like a river without a dam, and watching your unique expressions come to life.

Celebration Of Life Month

Stepping away from the hustle — a moment of calm in the midst of the storm — is like hitting a pause button for the soul.

National Oatmeal Month

Starting the day with that warm, hearty bowl, topped with favorite fixings, is like a cozy hug for the taste buds.

National Be Kind To Food Servers Month

Show some good old-fashioned manners, spread a little extra sunshine, and watch their faces light up. It's contagious!

National Hot Tea Month

Steaming cups, soothing sips, and a delightful escape from the daily hustle, tea's diverse flavors offer a moment of calm in every cup.

National Birth Defects Awareness Month

Fostering empathy and understanding for those facing unique health challenges empowers communities to embrace diversity and advocate for inclusion.

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