Holiday menu. How to prepare meals for the holiday?
  Organization of festive events and assumes a festive menu: original recipes of dishes will allow you to make a spectacular holiday menu at home. Before you start cooking, evaluate…

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Decoration of salads to feast
  Today it is hard to imagine any holiday table without a salad. Our Slavic nation loves salads: assorted, delicious, vodka, traditional and original! And beautiful salads – this is…

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Unusual birthday is the best holiday!

 

We all know that people are good at remembering the events that evoke a certain flurry of emotions: positive or negative.

Therefore, if a birthday to celebrate in the usual situation, then he does not even recall, and if it is to celebrate the unusual, bright, not so, as always, some memories will remain for a lifetime.

I was born in late January. Options for selecting the venue of the festival is not very much.

It may be some kind of entertainment complex, café, bar, restaurant or home, in General the room. Picnic schedule, wouldn’t want that, as it depends entirely on the weather.

But, it appears, in the harsh winter time you can add variety to any event.

Will tell You how I celebrated my twentieth anniversary. Honestly, it was an unusual birthday .

Although, it all started traditionally. I decided to celebrate at home. Invited guests, was the menu, bought all the necessary and began the celebration.

I want to mention that my birthday was on the street this winter: snow, slight frost in the air circling snowflakes.

Friends came, said a lot of beautiful, nice words, gave them presents and we began to celebrate the holiday.

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Unusual festivals in America

 

America is an amazing country that combines many different cultures and nationalities. Needless to say, it is rather strange and original holidays and festivals that are celebrated or across the country at once or in any particular state. Someone they may seem silly, but someone really interesting and worthwhile.

For example, at the end of may there is an unusual competition in Austin, Texas, where the adversaries are not professional athletes and Amateurs, and the usual…wits who mock the interlocutor and make a joke in any situation. Participants in it typically thirty-two, and each of them will have to win another in various categories. The answers always have to be funny and original, and not to contain absolute nonsense. The winner will receive the title of best humorist and calabardina and a special prize. In this competition as there is a charity auction, the money from which will go to a special Fund to support the local Museum; as well as the book fair, the money from which will be donated to the O. Henry Museum.

Schedule of passing of this competition can always be found at the official website of the O. Henry Pun-Off World Championships. you can also find photos from previous events.

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Festivals and holidays in Spain

 

Traditionally Spaniards meet spring with the whole series of holidays and festivals, most of which has a long history and established traditions. So, Granada and Cordoba spend the may Festival of the Holy cross. These days the square, the streets, the balconies of the houses are decorated with flower arrangements, everywhere you can see crosses covered with flowers. The most celebrating this holiday in Granada areas of albaycín and El Realejo.

In Cordoba from 3 to 14 may competition is the traditional courtyards – owners decorate their patios with flowers in pots, flowers, hedges, natural elements of design and crafts, and invite everyone to take a look at their attire. Traditionally, the contest involves the courtyards of the oldest parts of the city, there are fun performances and musical performances.

From may 11 in Madrid held a Grand celebration dedicated to the patron Saint of the city – St. Isidro (St. Isidor), reaching a peak on may 15, the Plaza Mayor and went on for another week. Are carnival parades, shows, street concerts, religious procesie and bullfighting. Carnival with processions and masquerades, which ends on Friday, “the Funeral of the Sardine”, marks the eve of lent.

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