The beginning of July marks two great national holidays. Canada’s Canada Day and the United States’ Independence Day. Interestingly enough, both holidays mark both country’s throwing off the chains of English enslavement and both holidays involve a long weekend. Not that we hold any kind of nationalist grudges around here…
Anyhow, holiday weekends always get us thinking about traditions. Human beings are tribal creatures and human culture gets passed down over time through traditions. As fascinating as the traditions themselves are, how they change over time is even more so.
And that brings us to the topic of this week’s Blog Off. Of the traditions that were handed down to you, how many of them do you keep? Which ones have you altered and how have you adjusted them to fit your life? Can you see your traditions being passed down to the people who follow you or do you think of them as just some things that you do? Let’s blog about traditions.
Publish on your blog anytime on Tuesday, July 5th and send a tweet to @letsblogoff or fill out the form here if it is your first contribution so we can pick it up and add you to the list of participating bloggers. Be sure to visit all the other bloggers to see how they tackled the theme. Retweets and comments are always appreciated. Remember to use the #LetsBlogOff hash tag in your Tweets.
If you want to place the badge on your post, just copy/paste the HTML code below:
<iframe id=lbo_frame src=http://letsblogoff.com/badge.html?guilty target=_blank width=200 height=60 frameborder=0 scrolling=no><p>Your browser does not support iframes.</p></iframe>
This changes with each theme, so be sure you paste it only within the current theme blog post.