September 9 is the most common birthday. (USA anyway) We didn’t really start celebrating birthdays until we really had calendars. How would you know? We started celebrating birthdays about 5,000 years ago with the Egyptian Pharaohs, as they tracked moon cycles. Candles on cake? Those zany Greeks are to blame. Who has a birthday today? Here’s a few: Adam Sandler, Michael […]
Everyone has the same 24 hours a day to be fabulous…just like Beyonce. So…go be fabulous! And one day to be extra fabulous like her. Happy Birthday to the Queen B.
The month of August has the most birthdays.If your special day is this month: Happy Birthday! And remember:The older you are, the better you get…unless you’re a banana. And in the year until your next birthday…you’ll eat about 100 of these berry bad boys. Yes, a banana is a berry.
Think it’s just another day in our virus hamster wheel? Well, it IS a special day. It’s someone’s birthday…maybe an anniversary. Could be a special occasion to remember for some business, work or life event. Every day is a special day for someone. Remember it, celebrate it and what makes it a notable day for […]
A rare metal, stadium lights and the year you were born. Dysprosium, a rare metal, is used in the bulbs to light up a stadium; it has an atomic weight of 66 and was isolated in 1953. Connie Mack Stadium in Philly got its name that same year, 1953 is also the last year the Phillies and the […]
A birthday is a great day to be inspired to “start over”. His first two film shorts never made the big screen, but today in 1928, the Mickey Mouse “Talkie” cartoon “Steamboat Willie”, was a BIG hit and the rest is history. Today is Mickey’s official birthday and a wonderful way to showcase “starting over”. The inspiration for Walt Disney? […]
Happy Birthday to Jazz! It’s not Buddy Bolden’s special day…Buddy is the guy who shared a new sound back in 1895 in New Orleans having the brass section play the blues…it was called Jazz. The birthday wish is for Adolphe Sax; this Belgium-born Scorpio’s invention? You guessed it by his name, happened in Paris in […]
the city of Philadelphia. Today, 337 years ago, in the area was known as New Sweden…William Penn crafted a treaty of friendship with Swedish Settlers and the Lenape Indians to form a city now called Philadelphia. Legend says this agreement was finalized under an Elm tree in what’s now a neighborhood called Kensington. Today, there […]
You notice? Everyone smiles a bit more…takes a moment to chat; ask how your are. A personal note to wish a BIG #7 B-Day to someone special: A puppy named Macy Jane. In her roughly 2,556 days with us; she has done nothing but made folks smile and spread some genuine love. She treats everyone […]