Category Archives: Special Days

YOUR AUGUST BIRTHDAY!

Happy August Birthday—You Naturally Inventive Leaders! An inventive mind if there ever was, those born during the month of August have a knack for innovation, plus the talent and detail-oriented mindset to make their novel idea a reality. A born … Continue reading

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IT’S NATIONAL HAMMOCK DAY! (7.22)

It’s a Swing Thing: Celebrate National Hammock Day! Nothing spells summer like stretching out in a nice, comfy hammock. July 22 is National Hammock Day–part of National Hammock Month–so be sure to celebrate all the relaxation your swinging sanctuary brings … Continue reading

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IT’S NATIONAL ICE CREAM MONTH! (7.11)

                  In 1984, President Ronald Reagan designated July as National Ice Cream Month! He recognized ice cream as a fun and nutritious food and called for citizens to observe the day with “appropriate … Continue reading

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RAMADAN (7.9)

Sunrise to Sunset Throughout the next 30 days, over 1.5 billion people around the world will be observing Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, with adults fasting and praying from sunrise to sunset. In North America this year, … Continue reading

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HAPPY CANADA DAY!

Canada Day, once called Dominion Day, is celebrated with the same intent and fervor as Independence Day in the USA.  Canada Day marks the event in 1867 when Nova Scotia, New Brunswick and the Province of Canada began the process … Continue reading

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“WHAT TO WRITE…” Apologies & Forgiveness

Today Is Forgiveness Day We’ve all been there. Life is good. Our relationships with our family, our friends, our co-workers, seem to be going along fine. And then, out of the blue, it happens. Something comes up. We have a “not-our-best” moment. And … Continue reading

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JUNE IS NATIONAL ROSE MONTH

Roses In Bloom “There is simply the rose; it is perfect in every moment of its existence.” Ralph Waldo Emerson Perhaps no one ever promised you a rose garden, but that doesn’t mean you can’t create your own. Or you … Continue reading

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JUNE 21: THE SUMMER SOLSTICE

It’s The First Day of Summer! Longest Day of the Year Break out the lemonade because summer is here!  The summer solstice marks the moment when the sun is directly overhead at its most northern point. When it reaches “high-noon,” … Continue reading

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IT’S NATIONAL ICED TEA DAY!

Summer Is Almost Here! Even though the official start of summer is still a few days away, don’t be surprised if you’re already craving a cool, refreshing glass of iced tea–after all, it’s National Iced Tea Day! If any beverage … Continue reading

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