Sunday roast 🍴🥩

The Sunday roast is a traditional British Sunday meal. It is composed of a piece of roasted meat, usually beef, served with roasted potatoes, seasonal vegetables, Yorkshire pudding (a cooked pastry made of milk, flour, eggs and salt), stuffing and gravy. The vegetables are usually broccoli, cauliflower, parsnips, carrots, peas, Brussels sprouts… They can be … Continue reading Sunday roast 🍴🥩

Quinceañera 🎂👗

The quinceañera is a traditional celebration in the Latin-Hispanic world. It celebrates the passage of a young girl from childhood to adulthood at the age of 15 (« quince años » en Spanish). The exact origin of this celebration is not known, nevertheless Mexico would be the first country to have practiced the quinceañera. The … Continue reading Quinceañera 🎂👗

Black Friday 🛍️

Black Friday takes place the day after Thanksgiving, the 4th Friday of November. This day kicks off the Christmas shopping season. Black Friday is well known for its famous discounts! In the United States, some stores open at midnight, so you can do your Christmas shopping in the middle of the night! The term “Black … Continue reading Black Friday 🛍️

Thanksgiving 🦃

Thanksgiving is an American celebration held on the 4th Thursday of November to express gratitude for what they have such as family, friends, work, health etc. The origin of Thanksgiving dates back to 1620 : hundreds of English people left England because they suffered from religious oppression. They left from Plymouth, southwest of London, with … Continue reading Thanksgiving 🦃

Holi 🇮🇳

Holi is a festival celebrated in India known under different names such as « Festival of Colours », « Festival of Spring » or « Festival of Love ». This religious festival marks the end of winter and the beginning of spring, it takes place at the full moon of the month of Phâlguna, that … Continue reading Holi 🇮🇳