Why Do Americans Celebrate Thanksgiving?

Why Do Americans Celebrate Thanksgiving

Why Do Americans Celebrate Thanksgiving? Thanksgiving in America is one of the national holidays filled with pomp and ceremony. The fun-filled day is celebrated in the United States on the third Thursday of every November. It’s equal to or greater than Christmas or Halloween in the hearts of Americans as they come all out displaying their culinary skills using traditional turkey, vegetables, stuffing, and other treats. But why do Americans celebrate Thanksgiving? To find the answer to this question, you’ve got to trace the holiday back far beyond 1939 when…

How Did Jerusalema Song Become Famous?

How Did Jerusalema Song Become Famous

How Did Jerusalema Song Become Famous? The 24-year-old Limpopo native Master KG and the vocals of singer Nomcembo Zikode could hardly imagine that they were creating would become an anthem of South Africa’s summer. They could not have accurately foreseen that the song would rank among the Global Top 200. But that was the reality of Jerusalema, a modest South African gospel dance song that made the Shazam Number 1 spot having been Shazamed more than 4.5 million times within weeks. So how did Jerusalema song become famous? Kgaogelo Moagi,…

How to Be Productive

How to Be Productive

How to Be Productive An unproductive life is a wasted life. Hardly would anyone decide to deliberately waste his life—and you wouldn’t want to be the person that does a thing like that. That underscores the importance of living a productive life. But that would be a pipedream for someone who doesn’t understand how to be productive every time and in everything. By the way, what does it mean to be productive? It means cultivating a habit or learning a skill to get more done. Then how can you learn…

6 Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About Victoria Secret

6 Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About Victoria Secret

6 Interesting Facts You Didn’t Know About Victoria Secret Let me tell you Victoria Secret! But is there really anything hidden about Victoria Secret? I dare not ask any who has seen those sensational and red-hot red carpet run shows. Victoria Secret contributes in no small way to these. Hey there! Are there things you ought to know about those queens showcasing the aptness of the lingerie? In reality, there are many of them. Here are 6 interesting facts you didn’t know about Victoria Secret! Even though Victoria Secret Angels…

7 Sacrifices You Need To Make To Be Rich

7 Sacrifices You Need To Make To Be Rich

7 Sacrifices You Need To Make To Be Rich You must make personal sacrifices to acquire wealth. You may be fantasizing about exotic vacations, posh cars, and elegant houses. You have to give up things at the beginning to be able to make them up later. Therefore what would you like to give up to be rich? After studying the lives of successful individuals, this article presents 7 sacrifices you need to make to be rich.   Stability One day, you will be rolling bucks in millions. But you have…

8 Things Poor People Waste Money On

8 Things Poor People Waste Money On

8 Things Poor People Waste Money On Poor people are always broke, not because they are not making any money, but because they are not spending wisely. The poor waste their money they should use to better their lot either by spending wrongly or by not spending at all. This article highlights what poor people waste money on. The following 8 things poor people waste money on will alert you to the danger of reckless spending that perpetuates the poverty state of the poor. Buying impulsively Do you really need that…

Why the Super Rich Go Yachting

Why the Super Rich Go Yachting

Why the Super Rich Go Yachting When Russian billionaire Andrey Melnichenko was in his Motor Yacht A, all eyes were glued to him. But that is what he chose to spend part of the £9.2bn he made from coal and fertilizers on.  The whole world similarly admired it when the Chelsea club owner’s vessel that costs £724m moored on Scotland’s River Clyde. News about superrich people riding in superyacht usually makes headlines. But do you know why the superrich go yachting?  Yachting is definitely not an adventure for those yet…

The Most Beautiful Nationalities in the World

The Most Beautiful Nationalities in the World

The Most Beautiful Nationalities in the World There is beauty in people of all nations. However, people of some nations are more attractive than others. Since beauty is indeed in the eyes of beholders, we present the result of the poll of hundreds of beholders about the most beautiful nationalities in the world. The respondents include travelers who have been to different parts of the world. Here is what they come out with as the most attractive nationalities in the world, in no particular order. Indians Indian is not big…

How to Be an Alpha Female

How to Be an Alpha Female

How to Be an Alpha Female The concept of the alpha male has dominated the conversation sphere these days. But what about an alpha female who will be a leader among her peers at work, neighbors, everywhere? This is equally important. Becoming an alpha female is the crown of natural leadership ability, physical beauty, and financial status. This article discusses how to be an alpha female for the benefit of all. 1. Have self-confidence This is the toughest step in how to be an alpha female and it is the…

How to Be an Alpha Male

How to Be an Alpha Male

How to Be an Alpha Male There are beta males, omega males, and alpha males. The best of them, however, is the alpha male. Women flock around men with traits of an alpha male. No one wants to be around a male who is not constant and who stands for nothing. This article shows how to be an alpha male. Maintain good hygiene You must be smell nice when you are around others. To achieve this, showering twice a day, or as often as needed, and use deodorant if doing…

Signs Someone Doesn’t Like You

Signs Someone Doesn’t Like You As much as most people want others to like them, there will always be some that just don’t fancy you, regardless of what you might do to try to get them to like you. How can you tell if someone dislikes you? There are several telltale signs someone doesn’t like you. Watch their body language There’s no denying the fact that people present themselves in a different way depending on how outgoing or reserved they are. However, both kind will clearly indicate their level of…

7 Signs Someone is a Hater

Signs Someone is a Hater

7 Signs Someone is a Hater In a world where many people are trying to maintain peace with their fellow men, there are still a great number of people that are just haters. While some signs you have encountered a hater are obvious, some are more subtle. Here are seven ways you know you have met a hater. 1. They Analyze Everything This type of person wonders why they feel a certain way about situations, or want to know why someone treated him badly.  They want to know every intricate…

5 Reasons Why Japanese Live the Longest

Why Japanese Live the Longest

5 Reasons Why Japanese Live the Longest It’s very well known across the globe that people living in the far east nations live the longest, most prosperous lives. But why is this the case? Japan regularly ranks at the top for longest and healthiest lifespans. I fact, Japanese women had the highest life expectancies in the world, pushing 90 years. While genetics clearly play a role in longevity, it’s their lifestyle, which ranges from diet, to exercise and leisure activities that are the keys to their long and healthy life.…

6 Best African Countries to Start a New Life

6 Best African Countries to Start a New Life

6 Best African Countries to Start a New Life When making the decision to move to another country, it’s always a difficult decision. When choosing from the many nations in the large continent of Africa, take several things into consideration such as affordability, work and education opportunities. Here are 6 best African countries to start a new life. Egypt Linking northeast Africa with the Middle East, Egypt boasts the third best economy of the African nations. One of the most developed countries on the continent, many professionals find employment opportunities…

14 Benefits of Keeping Quiet

Benefits of Keeping Quiet

The Power of Silence – 14 Benefits of Keeping Quiet The ability to speak is no doubt a special is a gift, for which we should be grateful. However, does your having the ability to carry out an exercise mean that you are to perform the exercise at all times? So it boils down to our ability to use the gift of speech the right way. Excessive talking likely gives us the title none of us likes to bear—a talkative. On the other hand, silence is a virtue and a…

8 Things Nice Guys Always Do Wrong

8 Things Nice Guys Always Do Wrong

8 Things Nice Guys Always Do Wrong Hi there! This is Learning Canteen. Our focus here shall be on 8 things that characterise guys perceived to be nice. Yeah, you want to be nice. Nobody wants to be known as mean and ignoble. While it is not plausible to be rude, it is also not tenable to take niceness beyond the border of decency. But nice guys do certain things wrong. Follow along as we highlight 8 things nice guys always do wrong. Inducing Scepticism Your meditativeness or pensiveness doesn’t…

10 Surprising Truths Nobody Tells you About Retirement

10 Surprising Truths Nobody Tells you About Retirement

10 Surprising Truths Nobody Tells you About Retirement The retirement age has gradually shifted as the years have passed and the lifespan of the human being has improved from the advances in technology being made in leaps and bounds. Depending on the country in which you live in, retirement age varies, but for the most part, the retirement age is still within the mid 50-60 year range. Retirement and the benefits that come alongside the aging process are expected to decline as the amount of money being invested into programs…