Contact Us
Holidays

Holidays

usatoday.com
usatoday.com
[

Memorial Day: Honoring Jonas and Rob

Did you know that Memorial Day was originally known as "Decoration Day" and that women decorated graves of their loved ones with flowers instead of having a BBQ?

 

I remember when I went to my High School reunion in downtown Shreveport, I was so surprised to see one of my favorite people from High School, Jonas Kelsall, in uniform. He

Read More

Thinkstock
Thinkstock
[

Fun, Weird and Offbeat June Holidays

The month of June is full of fun, bizarre and offbeat holidays that you can celebrate. We all know Father’s Day is on the third Sunday in June and Flag Day is June 14th, but what about the other lesser known, funny, wacky or just plain weird holidays in June? June is full of unusual holidays, almost one for every day. Who even knew National Yo-Yo Day existed?

Read More

Category: Holidays, Weird News
Etsy (3)/Handout, Getty Images
Etsy (3)/Handout, Getty Images
[

16 Wacky Pinatas That Will Get You Pumped for Cinco de Mayo

You don’t have to crack open a pinata to enjoy Cinco de Mayo, but it certainly gets you in the right mood. Everyone from little kids to hammered Corona-and-margarita drinkers love scrambling to get their free candy, but there are some pinatas out there that are just too awesome to demolish.

Read More

Category: Holidays, Photos
Huffington Post
Huffington Post
[

WATCH: Why We Wear Green For St. Patrick’s Day

Ever since elementary school, I knew that I had to wear green on St. Patrick's Day. But, I never really knew why I would get pinched if I wasn't wearing green. So, why do we wear green on St. Patrick's Day?

Read More

Elise, simplyrecipes.com
Elise, simplyrecipes.com
[

Where’s a Good Place to Find Corned Beef and Cabbage in Shreveport/Bossier?

Elise, simplyrecipes.com
Tomorrow is St. Patrick's Day and I'm craving some corned beef and cabbage. I would cook the meal myself, but I've never attempted it before. I would love to find a restaurant where I can take the easy way out, but I'm having a hard time finding one in Shreveport-Bossier City that serves corned beef and cabbage.

Read More

Mattel
Mattel
[

The 10 Strangest Barbies Ever Made for National Barbie Day

Barbie, that lovely yet absurdly, uh, generously proportioned princess of the doll kingdom, was introduced to the world on March 9th, 1959. She has sparked imaginations for more than 50 years, so of course she gets her own day.

Read More

Category: Holidays, Weird News
YouTube
YouTube
[

Happy Leap Day! Watch Sweet Videos of Women Proposing to Men

According to an old Irish legend, St. Patrick and St. Bridget struck a deal in which women would be permitted to propose to men every four years on Leap Day. That tradition continues on YouTube. 

Read More

Category: Holidays
Valentines Day
[

Mr. Romance Takes His Sweetie Where?

Love stinks....at least in Brooklyn New York.  The Newtown Creek Wastewater treatment plant opened its doors for tours on Valentines Day.

More than 100 people took the tour on the big day.  Michael Jennings says the to

Valentines Day
flickr
[

Some Married Couples Don’t Celebrate Valentines Day. Do You?

Some of my friends (who have been married for many years) say they don't really celebrate Valentines Day.  They don't exchange gifts or go out to celebrate.  We asked our listeners who have been in longterm relationships if they still celebrate the day

Read More

Category: Events, Holidays Tags:
Neilson Barnard, Getty Images
Neilson Barnard, Getty Images
[

What Have Two Percent of Americans Made for Their New Year’s Resolution?

According to Redbook, 47% of readers say losing weight is their New Year’s resolution, but 2% say their resolution is this. What is it?

Read More

isafmedia, Flickr
isafmedia, Flickr
[

10 Clever Ways to Drop Those Excess Holiday Pounds

The holidays are behind us and perhaps the only thing more disappointing than the awful gift from your Aunt Beatrice — seriously, a tie? — is the fact all the eating you did is starting to show in what used to be your washboard abs.

If you see more numbers when you step on the scale than you do when you look at your paycheck, it may be time to face the dreaded “d” word – diet. Before you start chowing down on nothing but tofu and steamed broccoli, though, consider these helpful tips to win the battle of the bulge.

Read More

Category: Health, Holidays Tags: ,
Fox Photos/Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Fox Photos/Hulton Archive, Getty Images
[

Feeling Down After the Holidays? Here’s How to Perk Up

We have, once again, celebrated our way into January and, for most of us, it’s time to get back to reality after the whirlwind that is the holiday season. If this isn’t easy for you to do this time of year, here are some things that might help.

Read More

Category: Health, Holidays Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://965kvki.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 96.5 KVKI quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 96.5 KVKI quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!