When is "Chicken Soup for the Soul Day"?
Always on November 12!
What is this holiday
According to the creators of the book series of the same name, Chicken Soup for the Soul Day was created as ".... a celebration of who you are, where you've been, where you're going, and who you will be thankful to when you get there!"
Healing Chicken Soup
Chicken soup has long been seen as remedial for colds, flus, and just about anything that ails you. Wikis definition says "Chicken soup is a soup made by boiling chicken parts and/or bones in water, with various vegetables and flavorings." "The classic chicken soup consists of a clear broth, often served with small pieces of chicken or vegetables, or with noodles or dumplings, or grains such as rice and barley." "Chicken soup has also acquired the reputation of a folk remedy for colds and flus, and in many countries including the United States is considered a classic comfort food."
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Origin of Chicken Soup for the Soul Day:
Chicken Soup for the Soul Day was created by Chicken Soup for the Soul Enterprises, Inc. Quite obviously, this day was created for commercial reasons.
"Chicken Soup for the Soul is a series of books, usually featuring a collection of short, inspirational stories and motivational essays." "The 101 stories in the first book of the series were compiled by motivational speakers Jack Canfield and Mark Victor Hansen."
"There have been numerous volumes of Chicken Soup issued." "As of January 2006, there were over 105 titles. Many of the books are directed at specific groups of people- The name "Chicken Soup" was chosen for this series because of the use of chicken soup as a home remedy for the sick.
What type of holiday is this?
How can I Celebrate this holiday?
- Try making some homemade chicken soup! - Chicken soup is soothing, warming and nurturing. It makes people feel good so why not make some today and share it with others. It will make you feel good too.
- Blog with us about it! - We have a blog called "Everyday is a Holiday" so visit our pages and talk with us about this holiday.
- Send Free E-Greeting! - If your ready to get together with your friends don't forget to invite them with these fun Internet Invitations.
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