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May, 2023

This Months Events and Social Holidays

This is a list of popular events and social holidays in May, 2023. You can also go here to check out what holidays and events we are celebrating today or a full list of this years events.

Celebrating the Best of The Month

Welcome to our monthly highlights in entertainment, culture, and lifestyle! As we reflect on the past month and look forward to whats next, we’re eager to share our top picks with you. From innovative games to captivating movies and page-turning books, we’ve got you covered.

Passion of the Month:

Passion of the Month, May, 2023, is Gardening!

Gardening is a fantastic choice for the “passion of the month” in May due to the favorable weather conditions and the numerous benefits it provides to both our physical and mental well-being.

As winter’s cold grip loosens and the warm embrace of spring takes over, the soil becomes more workable, making it the ideal time to plant flowers, vegetables, and herbs.

May offers longer days with ample sunshine, providing plants the necessary light for photosynthesis and growth. Moderate rainfall during this month ensures that seeds germinate, and young plants establish themselves, taking full advantage of the growing season.

In addition to the practical reasons, gardening offers a unique opportunity to connect with nature, reduce stress, and improve mood. Spending time outdoors in the fresh air and sunshine can work wonders for mental health.

The physical activity involved in gardening, such as digging, weeding, and planting, serves as a gentle form of exercise, promoting overall health and fitness. As your garden thrives, you’ll experience the satisfaction of nurturing life, enjoying the beauty of blooming flowers, and savoring the flavors of homegrown vegetables and herbs.

May is the perfect month to cultivate this passion and reap the rewards that gardening has to offer.

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Quote of the Month

“Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.” – Mother Teresa

This quote reminds us of the power of individual actions in making a difference. You don’t have to wait for someone else to lead – be the change you want to see.

Affirmation of the Month

“I am growing and learning each day, embracing the journey of self-discovery.”

In a fast-paced world, this affirmation helps us focus on personal growth and self-awareness, encouraging continuous improvement.

Pet of the Month

The Maine Coon

These gentle giants are known for their friendly nature and striking appearance. Their sociable personality makes them great companions, especially during the spring months.

Plant of the Month

Snake Plant (Sansevieria)

A hardy, low-maintenance plant, the Snake Plant is perfect for adding some green to your space. It’s also an excellent air purifier, helping to create a healthier environment.

Food of the Month

Grilled Artichokes

As a delicious seasonal treat, grilled artichokes are both healthy and flavorful. They’re perfect for outdoor gatherings and a great way to celebrate the arrival of warmer weather.

Juice of the Month

Watermelon-Cucumber Cooler

This refreshing juice combines watermelon and cucumber for a hydrating, delicious drink that’s perfect for staying energized during the warm spring months.

Coffee of the Month

Ethiopian Yirgacheffe

Known for its fruity and floral notes, Ethiopian Yirgacheffe is a light and bright coffee that’s perfect for spring. It’s a pleasant change of pace from the heavier roasts typically consumed in colder months.

Tea of the Month

White Peony (Bai Mu Dan)

With its delicate flavor and subtle sweetness, White Peony is a perfect tea for springtime enjoyment. Its light, refreshing taste is sure to leave you feeling rejuvenated.

Artist of the Month

Frida Kahlo

This influential Mexican painter is known for her striking self-portraits and powerful themes. Her work continues to inspire and captivate viewers today, making her a timeless artist to revisit this month.

Workout of the Month

Outdoor Circuit Training

As the weather warms up, take advantage of the outdoors with circuit training. Combining cardio and strength exercises, this workout is perfect for building endurance and enjoying the fresh air.

Classic Game of the Month


Test your vocabulary and strategy with this classic word game. It’s perfect for gathering friends and family for a fun and challenging night in.

Classic Book of the Month

“To Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee

This timeless novel explores themes of racial injustice and moral growth, making it a powerful and relevant read even today.

Classic Movie of the Month

“Some Like It Hot” (1959)

This witty and entertaining comedy starring Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon is a timeless classic that will have you laughing out loud. Perfect for a cozy movie night.

Best New Games to Be Released in May

We’re thrilled to introduce the most anticipated new game releases of the month. From groundbreaking visuals to immersive gameplay, these titles promise hours of exhilarating entertainment. Don’t miss out on the latest and greatest gaming experiences – dive in and find your new favorite today!

Game TitleDescriptionPlatformsRelease Date
RedfallA highly-anticipated co-op first-person shooter with vampires.PC, Xbox Series X/SMay 2, 2023
Age of Wonders 4A new strategy game for PC and Xbox Series X/S.PC, Xbox Series X/S, PS5May 2, 2023
The Legend of Zelda: Tears of the KingdomThe long-awaited sequel to one of the best games ever released.Nintendo SwitchMay 18, 2023
Miasma ChroniclesA unique puzzle game in which a dog herds human crowds to save them from falling into the abyss.PC, PlayStationMay 23, 2023
Warhammer 40,000: BoltgunA new first-person shooter set in the Warhammer 40,000 universe.PlayStation 4, TBAMay 23, 2023
Endless DungeonA twin-stick shooter from SEGA and Amplitude Studios.TBAMay 18, 2023
LEGO 2K DriveA new LEGO racing game.PC, PS4, PS5, Xbox Series X/S, Xbox OneMay 23, 2023
Railway Empire 2A new strategy game for PC and consoles.TBAMay 23, 2023
Darkest Dungeon 2A highly-anticipated sequel to the popular RPG.TBAMay 23, 2023
The Lord of the Rings: GollumA new game based on the popular book and movie series.PC, PS4/5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X/SMay 23, 2023

What game do you think we should add to our goody bag?

Best New Movies to Be Released in May

Movie TitleDescriptionRelease Date
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3The third installment in the Marvel superhero franchise, following the adventures of Star-Lord and his team of misfitsMay 5, 2023
The MotherA psychological thriller about a woman who becomes obsessed with her son’s new girlfriendMay 12, 2023
Peter PanA live-action adaptation of the classic children’s storyMay 19, 2023
Fast XThe tenth installment in the Fast and Furious franchise, featuring high-speed car chases and explosive actionMay 26, 2023
Love AgainA romantic drama about a couple who fall in love later in lifeMay 5, 2023
HypnoticA thriller about a detective who investigates a series of mysterious deaths linked to hypnosisMay 12, 2023
Knights of the ZodiacA live-action adaptation of the popular anime series about a group of warriors who protect the world from evilMay 19, 2023
Buddy Games: Spring AwakeningA comedy about a group of friends who reunite for a weekend of outrageous games and pranksMay 26, 2023
The MachineA sci-fi thriller about a group of scientists who create an artificial intelligence that becomes self-awareMay 5, 2023
Soft & QuietA drama about a woman who struggles to come to terms with her past after a traumatic eventMay 12, 2023

Best New Streaming TV Shows to Be Released in May

TitleDescriptionGenrePlatformRelease Date
Queen Charlotte: A Bridgerton StoryA spin-off of the popular Bridgerton series, this show follows the early life of Queen Charlotte.Historical DramaNetflixMay 4
XO, KittyA comedy series about a woman who starts a new life in a small town after a breakup.ComedyBackstageMay 18
FUBARA comedy series about two lifelong friends who start a business together.ComedyNetflixTBA
MulliganA drama series about a woman who gets a second chance at life after a near-death experience.DramaBackstageMay 12
SiloA sci-fi series about the last 10,000 people on Earth living in a mysterious underground silo.Sci-FiDigital TrendsMay 5
Documentary Now! (Season 4)A mockumentary series that parodies famous documentaries.ComedyColliderMay 9
The Other Two (Season 3)A comedy series about two siblings trying to make it in the entertainment industry.ComedyHBO MaxMay 19
The Great (Season 3)A historical comedy-drama series about Catherine the Great.Historical Comedy-DramaHuluTBA
StillwaterA children’s animated series about a panda who helps his friends solve problems.Children’s AnimationApple TV+TBA
Prehistoric PlanetA nature documentary series about prehistoric creatures.Nature DocumentaryApple TV+TBA
Mayans M.C. (Season 5)A crime drama series about a motorcycle gang.Crime DramaFXMay 24

Best New Books to Be Released in May

Book TitleDescriptionGenreRelease Date
The True Love ExperimentA romantic comedy about two people who fall in love while conducting a scientific experimentRomanceMay 2, 2023
ClytemnestraA retelling of the Greek myth of Clytemnestra, who murders her husband after he sacrifices their daughterMythologyMay 2, 2023
Lying in the DeepA thriller about a woman who wakes up on a boat in the middle of the ocean with no memory of how she got thereThrillerMay 2, 2023
The GuestA novel about a woman who becomes obsessed with a famous writer who stays at her family’s hotelLiterary FictionMay 9, 2023
Paper NamesA family drama about a Chinese-American woman who discovers a secret about her family’s pastLiterary FictionMay 16, 2023
The FerrymanA post-apocalyptic novel about a man who travels the country by boat, helping survivors of a deadly virusScience FictionMay 23, 2023
Fractal NoiseA novel about a woman who discovers a mysterious pattern in the stock market and becomes embroiled in a dangerous conspiracyThrillerMay 30, 2023
The CelebrantsA novel about a family who reunites for a wedding and confronts long-buried secretsLiterary FictionMay 30, 2023
The Three of UsA memoir about growing up as a Black, queer woman in LondonMemoirMay 30, 2023
The CollectedA collection of short stories about the lives of Black women in AmericaShort StoriesMay 30, 2023

Best New Products and Gadgets, May 2023

TitleDescriptionCategoryWhere to Buy
Apple Watch UltraA smartwatch designed to be more easily integrated into our lives, leveraging cutting-edge technology trends such as artificial intelligence (AI) and the internet of things (IoT) to create a smarter gadget.SmartwatchApple Store
Audeze Wireless Gaming HeadsetA wireless gaming headset with 90-mm planar magnetic drivers, a built-in mic, and both wireless and USB connectivity.Gaming HeadsetAudeze
Razer Handheld Gaming DeviceA handheld gaming device with a 144-Hz refresh rate, Snapdragon G3x Gen 1 chipset, an active-cooled processor designed for mobile gaming, and 5G support.Handheld Gaming DeviceRazer
Ultion Smart LockA smart lock that uses Bluetooth technology to unlock your door with your smartphone.Smart LockUltion Lock
Pocket-Size ProjectorA small projector that can be carried on you at all times.ProjectorAmazon

Learn more about May here.

Make the Most of This Month

Welcome to May! This month, let’s focus on setting achievable goals, connecting with others, and exploring new interests and hobbies. Each month offers a fresh start, and now is the perfect time to embrace the challenges and experiences that lie ahead.

Here are some tips to make the most of this month:

  1. Get started: Take the first step towards achieving your goals or trying something new. The hardest part is often starting, so don’t be afraid to take the plunge. Learn more about how to get started here.
  2. Set monthly goals: Establish clear and realistic goals for the month. Break them down into smaller weekly and daily tasks to help you stay organized and on track. You can learn more about setting goals here.
  3. Track your progress: Regularly monitor your progress towards your goals. Adjust your plans as needed and celebrate your accomplishments.
  4. Try new interests and hobbies: Step out of your comfort zone and explore new interests, hobbies, or activities. This could be anything from joining a sports team or taking up painting to learning a new language or instrument. To help you we have made a so complete list as we can of every hobby, interest and passion we could think of and also made a article to help you find, grow and live your passion.
  5. Attend events: Stay connected to your community by participating in events, workshops, or meetups that interest you. Celebrate your passions!
  6. Connect with others: Strengthen your relationships by reaching out to friends, family, and colleagues. Share your experiences, goals, achievements, and new hobbies from the month.
  7. Reflect on your growth: At the end of the month, take time to reflect on your personal growth, lessons learned, and any areas for improvement.
  8. Plan for the next month: As the month draws to a close, set new goals and priorities for the upcoming month.

Embrace the potential of May and make the most of the opportunities that come your way. Remember, each month is a new chapter in your life’s journey.

Talk of the Month

Welcome to our “Talk of the Month for May, 2023“! This is your space to share experiences, thoughts, and discoveries from the past month. Regardless of whether they’re big or small, personal or public, joyful or challenging – all stories are welcome here.

We’re eager to hear what stood out for you over the last month. What captivated your interest? What marked your days? From personal anecdotes to world events, let’s discuss the moments that defined our month.

Got ideas to make things better around here? New interests, cool events, or fun giveaways? We’re all ears and can’t wait to hear your suggestions