Aug 02

On this day, 

1️⃣ Friendship Day is a day to pay tribute to our companions. The founder of Hallmark - Joyce Hall, first introduced as a sales tactic. It is also called as International Friendship Day or Friend's Day.


History:

In the year 1958, it was first introduced as the "International Friendship Day" in Paraguay. There isn’t a single day when whole world is celebrating this day. Some countries, like India, observe Friendship Day on the first Sunday of August. Friendship Day is also being celebrated through online social media sites.


5 ways to celebrate:

  1. Eat together with your friend

  2. Watch a movie along with you your friend

  3. Go on a trip with your friend

  4. Give a surprise gift

  5. Get a friendship chain or bracelet

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2️⃣ National Coloring Book Day: A shading book (or coloring book) is a kind of book containing line art to which individuals are intended to feature colors using crayons, colored pencils and paint.


History:

The first picture book was established within the late 1800’s by the McLoughlin Brothers after they first released ‘The Little Folks Painting Book’. In the past, coloring books are printed on paper or card. Coloring and coloring books have always been famous with youngsters, but over the year’s adults have gotten more and more involved. Adult coloring is now an enormous trend, and plenty of us finding that it’s not only fun but also a great way to reduce stress and spend time with friends — or meet new ones.


5 ways to celebrate:

  1. Paint something

  2. Donate colors and books to needing people

  3. Explore your talent

  4. Encourage creativity

  5. Post a pic of yours and you kid with paint.

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3️⃣ Ice Cream Sandwich Day: One amongst the hottest months of the year is August. Due to this, people crave for cool treats during this month. A frozen dessert sandwich consisting of ice cream between two biscuits, wafers, or cookies.


History:

There are pictures from 1900 of individuals eating them after paying one penny! It had been sold by a pushcart within Bowery neighborhood in New York. They used milk biscuits to make an ice cream sandwich. Many countries around the world have their own version of the frozen dessert sandwich.


5 ways to celebrate:

  1. Treat yourself and loved ones

  2. Make your own ice cream sandwiches

  3. Prefect time to experiment with different forms of ice cream flavors

  4. Post a selfie on social media

  5. Introduce someone to an ice cream sandwich

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