Local Holiday Events in Memphis

It’s the most wonderful time of the year, which means Memphis, Tennessee, is preparing for the holiday season by offering plenty of fun things to do. Check out these local holiday events in the city for a day of fun with the family. Enchanted Forest The Enchanted Forest amazes both children and adults with a vast amount of beautifully decorated trees, fun-loving characters and more! You can visit teddy bears, hard-working elves and even witness … Continue Reading…

What to Cook for Your Fourth of July Party

Independence Day is a time to celebrate your country with friends, family, and plenty of food. If you’re hosting this year’s festivities but want to offer up a spread that’s a bit more out of the ordinary, consider these exciting and delicious dishes from Good Housekeeping. Main Dishes   Slow-Cooker Ribs — Making ribs in a crockpot makes enjoying the rest of your get-together easy. Let these ribs simmer in a tantalizing teriyaki sauce while … Continue Reading…

History of Presidents’ Day

Every year, on the third Monday of February, the country celebrates Presidents’ Day. While most schools get the day off and you might even get a day off from work, many of us don’t know what the day means, so here is a brief history of Presidents’ Day. The holiday originated in 1800 as a day of remembrance for George Washington, who had died the previous year. It was set on February 22nd, his birthday. … Continue Reading…