Horseback Carolers Herald the Holiday

December 12th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: , |

The holiday season is upon us, colorful lights brighten evening commutes, pine wreaths welcome us at every doorway, ornaments and tinsel adorn the trees in our living rooms. The holidays fill our senses perhaps none more than holiday sounds, particularly songs. This past weekend, residents of Fox Crossing, Wisconsin were serenaded by carolers, better yet, carolers [...]

Today is National Lollipop Day

July 20th, 2017|Categories: News|Tags: |

July 20 is National Lollipop Day in the U.S., an annual observation of this popular treat sponsored by the National Confectioners Association.  Why are we writing about candy on WARHorses? Bradley Smith Co., New Haven, CT.Photo Courtesy: New Haven Museum and Historical Society On October 13, 1931, the name “Lolly Pop” was official registered [...]

A Tale of Three Twinkies

April 6th, 2017|Categories: Features|Tags: , , , , |

April 6, 2017 is National Hostess Twinkies Day, a salute to the cream filled cake invented in Illinois in 1930. When we were young, Twinkies were standard store in our kitchen cupboard. When we did our homework, made our beds mom rewarded us with Twinkies.  Good memories. Twinkie? A silly name for a kids snack. But [...]

Las Dias de la Muertos

November 1st, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: |

Las días de muertos es de 1 y 2 de noviembre La tradición mexicana celebra la vida mediante el cumplimiento de los muertos. Las familias visitan los cementerios decorar altera con las maravillas y velas y ofrendas de calaveras de azúcar, comida y bebida. Esperamos que usted encontrará algunos momentos para celebrar esos caballos especiales que [...]