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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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MOOD BOARD: Family Birthdays! (7.18)

  Families are the Greatest! Families…they’re the ones who’ve known us the longest and loved us the most. Who care about us wherever we are, and wish us happiness whatever we do. They’ve seen us at our best, our worst, … Continue reading

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“WHAT TO WRITE…” in Family Birthday Cards (7.16)

What Could Be Better Than a Birthday? Cake. Ice Cream. Balloons. Presents. Laughter. Smiles. Fun. And the one day in 365 that’s all about us! Does it get any better than that? From young to old–and since time immemorial–people have … 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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YOUR JULY BIRTHDAY!

Happy July Birthday—You Natural Nurturers and Stage Seekers  “All the world’s a stage” —William Shakespeare Right at home as the center of attention, those born during the month of July have a noticeable “stage presence.” Not only are they comfortable … 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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