Out with the old and in with the new! If you had a great year full of accomplishments like graduating or getting married, Happy New Year 2014 is the perfect time to reflect and cherish those memories. Maybe this year wasn’t exactly the best, New Years is also a time for fresh starts and brand new beginnings. It’s a holiday celebrated across the globe since the time of Babylon almost four thousand years ago. In most parts of the world, New Year’s festivities start on the evening of December 31st a.k.a New Year’s Eve, it and the party doesn’t stop until January 1st.
One of the greatest aspects of New Years is that it truly is a celebration of friendships. Holidays like Thanksgiving and Christmas tend to be more family oriented with the extended family flying in from all over to visit. However, New Years is supposed to be celebrated with your closest of friends (who very well might be your family). One tradition that my friends and I do every year is to read the memories that we have written down and placed in a jar throughout the year. It is a wonderful way to pay …read more