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  • Happy May Day!

    May Day is an ancient celebration of Spring! It is a tradition that is celebrated in many cultures in many different ways. Let’s take a look at a few of them. In the United States, it isn’t so widely celebrated, but in Europe, for centuries , May Day includes dances, singing, cakes and celebratory parties. The earliest occurrence found of May Day come form the Roman festival honoring the goddess of flowers, Flora, the festival being called Floralia.  Most people have heard of or seen a Maypole in their lives. This comes from old and ancient pagan traditions, which is...

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