April Showers Bring May Flowers!
The beauty in the month of May is not just the in the colorful changes that let you know Summer is right around the corner, but also all the eventful dates you get to add to your calendar this month. There are many occasions worth mentioning, but we have picked just a few of our favorites and here is why!
May Day! Celebrated on May 1st, varies depending on where you are located in the beautiful universe. No matter where you are, use this day to take a moment to smell the flowers and smile into the atmosphere.
Cinco de Mayo! Celebrated on May 5th, not to be confused with the celebration of Mexican Independence which is celebrated on May 16th. Cinco de Mayo has molded into a day filled with songs, dances, and family gatherings to celebrate the rich Hispanic culture.
National Teachers Day! Celebrated on May 8th, gives you the perfect opportunity to tell your teacher/professor how much of an impact they have made in your life. A teacher is an individual who gives their life to help enrich yours, tell them Thank You today!
Mother’s Day! Celebrated on May 13th this year, lands on the second Sunday of May each year. Use this day to celebrate your mom and all she has done to help you get to where you are today. Mother’s Day is not reserved for just one person, this is a day to celebrate any woman who has made an impact in your life in a motherly way.
Memorial Day! Celebrated on May 28th this year, is a day we dedicate to all of our service men & women who have given their lives to protect our freedom in this country. Most will celebrate this holiday by attending a parade or honoring and remembering those who have served, past and present.