While you were busy preparing for the 4th of July or your mid−summer beach trip, you may have forgotten to celebrate International Joke Day on July 1st! In fact, you may not have even realized that such a holiday exists! Although it is unknown how International Joke Day originated, the very first joke is believed to have taken place in ancient Greece before the great Trojan War.
June might be best known as the first official month of summer, but it is also the month of an important and historical holiday – Flag Day! While you are most likely already familiar with the basics of Flag Day, you may be surprised at how this holiday came to be and the trivia that surrounds it.
You may not have known this, but May is National Barbecue Month! It is a great time to break out the grill, throw on some charcoals and cook up some delicious food! It’s also a fantastic excuse to enjoy some barbecue with friends and family.
Kramer is always looking for new ways to become a “greener” company. We encourage employees to recycle, print less paper, and turn off lights and electronics when they are not being used in order to reduce our environmental footprint. While it’s important to remain conscious of our impact on the environment year around, it’s especially crucial to keep in mind during April; the month of Earth Day.
You’ve probably seen the flashy Mardi Gras parades on television or, perhaps you have enjoyed feasts of your favorite foods in celebration of “Fat Tuesday.” In some way, everyone is familiar with the colorful and wild holiday that is Mardi Gras.
This February has been filled with plenty of snow storms and cold fronts. However, Friday the 14th will provide some extra warmth in the form of Valentine’s Day and its celebrations. While it is a controversial holiday – loved by some and hated by others – it offers something for everyone whether it be a romantic evening or an excuse to indulge in sweets.
With these last few months of cold ahead of us, it seems only fitting that January is National Soup Month. While you may already know that there are many kinds of delicious soup, you may not have realized that this culinary staple is as rich in history as it is flavor.