The Importance of Studying Even During Holidays and Summer Break

A young boy studying.

The benefits of studying over the summer and other school breaks extend far beyond the classroom. (Image: Nadezhda1906 via Dreamstime)

What Is It About Traditions That Make You Happy?

Family being greeted by grandparents as they arrive for visit on Christmas day with gifts.

Most Christian people grin at the notion of Christmas traditions, which evoke delicious anticipation and nostalgia due to the festiveness of this joyous occasion. (Image: Monkey Business Images via Dreamstime)

Hanging Out in Warsaw Old Town: Bittersweet Memories

Warsaw Old Town Square.

This beautifully recreated little square is home to a few restaurants, as well as the odd street vendor, one of whom sold me a magnet. This whole place feels like history, including the fountain that both birds and homeless people wash in. (Image: Tomas1111 via Dreamstime)

The Story of Easter and Holiday Traditions

Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov painting, 'Christ's Appearance to Mary Magdalene after the Resurrection.'

Alexander Andreyevich Ivanov's painting 'Christ's Appearance to Mary Magdalene after the Resurrection.' (Image: via Wikimedia Commons)

5 Undervalued Benefits of Working as a Nurse on Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving day nurses.

Hospitals never close, so nurses need to be on hand every day to care for patients, even on Thanksgiving. (Image: Screenshot via YouTube)