History of Easter

History of Easter

Easter is a Christian holiday commemorating the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead three days after his crucifixion on Good Friday and marking the end of the Lent. Easter is the holiest day in the Christian calendar, followed by Christmas and is recognized as...
Christmas Traditions Around the World

Christmas Traditions Around the World

December 25th is a very special day for many cultures, the celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ also known as Christmas. Here is how people celebrate the Christmas Holidays around the globe. Belgium On the sixth of December Sinterklaas or Saint-Nicholas is...
Origins of Christmas

Origins of Christmas

The Romans honored Saturn, the ancient god of agriculture, each year beginning on December 17 in a festival called the Saturnalia. This festival lasted for seven days and included the winter solstice, which at that time fell on December 25 (today, following calendar...
July Holidays and Celebrations

July Holidays and Celebrations

EVERY SINGLE MONTH we post a handful of holidays worthy of celebrating. Holidays, Annual Events, and Special days that have been declared to honor and recognize someone special, in your life or you know – someone to show how important they are to you and those around...
February Holidays and Celebrations

February Holidays and Celebrations

Yes,  there is always an occasion to send flowers! In fact, there are more than 12,500 noteworthy holidays, events and celebrations special events, anniversaries, landmarks, phenomena & birthdays around the world. Each year. At Eden Florist & Gift Baskets, we...
December Holidays and Celebrations

December Holidays and Celebrations

We are delighted to post our list of December Holidays – special days and events worth celebrating with flowers. Holidays, Annual Events, and Special days that have been declared to honor and recognize someone special, in your life or you know – someone to show how...
November Holidays and Celebrations

November Holidays and Celebrations

November holidays abound – so much to celebrate! In addition to the traditional holidays like Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, World Kindness Day and Small Business Saturday there are days like Redhead Day, Singles Day, National Recycling Day, National Entrepreneur’s...
History of Bosses Day

History of Bosses Day

“Every day I get up and look through the Forbes list of the richest people in America. If I’m not there, I go to work.”   Bosses Days was the brainchild of  Patricia Bays Haroski. She created the “holiday” in honor of her father whom...
September Holidays and Celebrations

September Holidays and Celebrations

We are delighted to post our list of August Holidays – special days and events worth celebrating with flowers. Holidays, Annual Events, and Special days that have been declared to honor and recognize someone special, in your life or you know – someone to show how...