Have you ever noticed just how many holidays we celebrate? It’s easy to lose sight of just how common holidays have become. And it’s true that different people put a varying level of importance on any given holiday.
but one big mistake we tend to make comes in our assumptions about holidays. We assume that everyone puts the same value on a holiday that we do. But in reality each of the many holidays out there has special meaning to different people.
For example, January 28th might just be another day for most of the people in your life. But someone with familial roots in Australia may have grown up celebrating it as Australia day. And they may very well have many fond memories of parents and grandparents gathering together.
It’s one of those surprising but fun tidbits that we tend to find out about as we get to know … Read more