Today is a special day…but not for me

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 […]

You got the rainy Monday blues?

The experience may happen more often in 2020, as Pantone named “classic” blue the 2020 color of the year. It’s the color of blue jeans, blueberries, a can of Pepsi and the sky at dusk. We didn’t even have a word for the color until the Egyptians gave us one about 6,000 years ago.  The color […]