Despite all of our new found drama for Memorial Day weekend, let’s remember why we even have the holiday in the US. Originally known as Decoration Day, we remembered and honored those who died in the Civil war. Memorial Day was not the “official name” until 1967. Now, we honor all fallen soldiers. There’ll be official […]
It’s the Memorial Day holiday weekend in the USA, you traveling? Airline traffic is up…but it’s not the airports in NYC or Atlanta, Chicago, LA or London or Dubai that are crazy. The busiest airport the last few weeks? ANC Anchorage Alaska. (because of cargo, not people) Be safe where ever you go. And if you ARE flying… remember jet […]
Today is National Pick Strawberries Day. With all the drama we presently have in our lives…we are hip deep in picking season; but you may have to pick them up at your local market. And be careful, you may have a few sharp and shifty marketing types try and take advantage of this tasty holiday. […]
just don’t call it that…just call it a CHEESESTEAK. Two great days come together today. And Philly it’s your day! The Great American Take Out Day AND Nat’l Cheesesteak Day. Let’s talk Wiz and Wit from Philadelphia. 90 years ago Philly hot dog Vendor Pat Olivieri threw some beef on his grill and made history. A cab […]
Our heroes are everywhere. You can find her in the office, in the family and on the front line of everyday life. And in your future. Celebrate your hero a little extra special today…cause it’s her day. International Women’s Day As Beyonce sings: who run the world? girls
Today (3/1) is National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day! Maybe it started with the Aztecs. Maybe it started with Dr. Kellogg in 1896. Peanut Butter…first used as a protein food for wealthy people with no teeth. Then, PB was shown off and took of at the 1904 World’s Fair as the “All American Food”. Still loved today, […]
There are about 450,000 people in the US and so many more worldwide who we must salute today. They make us laugh, they listen to our drank, they craft delight and drinks. It’s world bartender day. Their business is to help make your day even a bit better. Do some good karma to their special […]
Bleary-eyed and back to work from a long weekend (in the USA anyway)…NOW you find out today is National Drink Wine Day (2/18) Let’s tie some wine to your work with a quote from Robert Modavi: Whatever you do, pour yourself into it. Cheers Robert. Make it a dry white in his honor.
It’s more than one big holiday today…It’s also Random act of Kindness Day! So let’s do this… and do it a few times today. An easy one: Hold a door open for someone. It may catch on. And if it does…what a great day we could all have today.
You have a choice today: President’s Day Presidents Day Presidents’ Day They’re all correct. You really make a choice every day…the choice that counts is your attitude. A positive attitude makes everyday a holiday. For you and everyone around you. If you only had a dollar for every time this works. Happy Birthday George (Hey, […]