Mark this day on your calendar, August 2nd, the first Sunday in August, and every other first Sunday in August. Why? To remind you of these special holidays to celebrate with your friends and family on that Sunday every year: Friendship Day, Sisters Day and International Forgiveness Day.
Friendship Day is an International holiday to encourage and support friendships. Sisters Day is a day of celebration for sisters everywhere. International Forgiveness Day is a day for peace and forgiving.
Say Hello To Your Friends On Friendship Day
Every year there are concerts and celebrations in honor of Friendship Day. Check your newspaper or a local website for Friendship Day events near you. If your friends aren’t near you these online shops have special gifts for friends to show them how much you care.
TheGiftTree has last minute gifts to treat your friends with for Friendship Day. These Friendship Day gifts can be delivered today or tomorrow. TheGiftTree accepts credit card and PayPal payments. Fun Friendship Day gifts at TheGiftTree include nostalgia candy gift baskets, friendship treasure balls, lollipop bouquets, lavender spa booties, honey spa treatments, monogrammed mugs, aromatherapy pups and karma bracelets. You’ll find many unusual and whimsical gifts at UncommonGoods. Overstock has big discounts and a very low shipping fee. Gift of the month clubs, flowers, balloons, same day delivery and overnight delivery gifts are available at LastMinute-Gifts.com. FTD.com also has same day delivery flowers, balloons and gifts.
You can also celebrate Pooh Friendship Day in August with Winnie the Pooh and other Disney characters. The United Nations declared Winnie the Pooh as the world’s Ambassador of Friendship in 1997. The Walt Disney Company has been having Pooh Friendship Day Festivals in Australia, Canada, Japan, Mexico and the United States since then. You can also celebrate Pooh Friendship Day at home with the Pooh Friendship Day Music and Stories CD in the Easy Listening section at INetVideo.com.
Say Hello To Forgiving On Forgiveness Day
Forgiving is good for you and others. As you may know forgiving is also considered good for your health. To let go of blame and grudges should allow you more freedom and release you from old negative thoughts, feelings and habits. Take some time on Forgiveness Day to forgive someone. You’ll feel better, more peaceful and less negative.
The World Forgiveness Alliance started International Forgiveness Day. International Forgiveness Day is celebrated in honor of the healing power of forgiveness. There’s more information abut International Forgiveness Day on the World Forgiveness Alliance’s website. www.ForgivenessAlliance.org/day.html
Say Hello To Your Sisters On Sisters Day
How can you show your sister how much you appreciate her and all she does for you? Most online florists have same day delivery and you can send her balloon bouquets, cookie bouquets, nostalgia candy from yesteryears, spa gift baskets, book lover gift baskets, video gift baskets and many more gifts and gift baskets. You can send personalized jewelry and frames.
FindSisterGifts.com has vintage starlet robes, feng shui kits, sister mugs, My Sister My Friend necklaces and sisters plaques gifts for sisters. GiftsForYouNow.com has personalized sister gifts like personalized sisters frames, aprons, T shirts, totebags, doormats and boxes. Special gifts for sisters at FindGift.com include framed poems, sister bracelets, sisters snow globes, make a wish necklaces and more. ProFlowers has pretty flower arrangements, plants and gifts for Sisters Day.