DESERTDREAMERS's SparkPeople Blog DESERTDREAMERS's Blog on SparkPeople, home of free diet plans and a healthy living community National Absurdity Day November 20, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL ABSURDITY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PEANUT BUTTER FUDGE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Africa, Toto, 1982 <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> I hear the drums echoing tonight <BR> But she hears only whispers of s... Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:22:03 EST National Carbonated Beverage With Caffeine Day November 19, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL CARBONATED BEVERAGE WITH CAFFEINE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PLAY MONOPOLY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> I drink Dr Pepper and I'm proud <BR> I used to feel alone in a crowd <BR> But now you look around these days <BR> And it seems there's a Dr Pepper CRAZE <BR> <img src="http://pho... Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:47:42 EST National Princess Day November 18, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL PRINCESS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> MICKEY MOUSE BIRTHDAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL VICHYSSOISE <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL ADOPTION DAY <BR> <img src=" Sat, 18 Nov 2017 06:02:08 EST National Take a Hike Day November 17, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL TAKE A HIKE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL HOMEMADE BREAD DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL BAKLAVA DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Going Camping, John Denver <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeople.c... Fri, 17 Nov 2017 09:03:06 EST National Indiana Day NOVEMBER 16, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL INDIANA DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL FAST FOOD DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> GREAT AMERICAN SMOKEOUT <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL BUTTON DAY <BR> <img src=" Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:11:33 EST National Philanthropy Day November 15, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL PHILANTHROPY DAY <BR> Per National Day Calendar, Philanthropists are honored for their many significant contributions, help and good deeds and for the differences that they have made in our lives and our communities. <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL EDUCATION SUPPORT PROFESSIONALS DAY <BR> <img src=" Wed, 15 Nov 2017 10:55:47 EST International Girls Day November 14, 2017 <BR> INTERNATIONAL GIRLS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PICKLE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL SPICY GUACAMOLE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> This One’s For The Girls, Martina McBride, 2003 <BR> <img src="ht... Tue, 14 Nov 2017 11:45:45 EST World Kindness Day November 13, 2017 <BR> WORLD KINDNESS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL INDIAN PUDDING DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Try a Little Kindness, Glen Campbell, 1969 <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> If you see your brother standing by the road <BR> With ... Mon, 13 Nov 2017 09:33:48 EST Veterans Day NOVEMBER 11, 2017 <BR> VETERANS DAY - yesterday was a Federal holiday for Veterans Day - 11/10. That's so those that work M-F could have a paid day off . Today is the REAL Veterans Day - 11/11. It was chosen because the Armistice with Germany was signed "on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month", 1918. I called yesterday the "faux Vets Day" <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> INTERNATIONAL SINGLES DAY <B... Sat, 11 Nov 2017 04:22:27 EST National Forget-Me-Not Day November 10, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL FORGET-ME-NOT DAY - originally, to bring attention to soldiers wounded or killed in WWI <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> MARINE CORPS BIRTHDAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL VANILLA CUPCAKE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR>... Fri, 10 Nov 2017 07:26:36 EST National Louisiana Day November 9, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL LOUISIANA DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL SCRAPPLE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> MICROTIA AWARENESS DAY (birth defect with small, deformed or missing ears) <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> Louisiana Saturday Ni... Thu, 9 Nov 2017 05:42:39 EST National Harvey Wallbanger Day NOVEMBER 8, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL HARVEY WALLBANGER DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL S.T.E.M./S.T.E.A.M. DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CAPPUCCINO DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PARENTS AS TEACHERS DAY <BR> <img src=... Wed, 8 Nov 2017 08:22:29 EST Election Day 7 November 2017 <BR> US GENERAL ELECTION DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CANINE LYMPHOMA AWARENESS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction, Rolling Stones, 1965 <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> I can't get no satisfaction <BR> ... Tue, 7 Nov 2017 12:04:06 EST National Saxophone Day November 6, 2017 – <BR> NATIONAL SAXOPHONE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL NACHOS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Don't Walk Away, Rick Springfield, 1983 <BR> (features a saxophone - I didn't like the songs about saxophones I found) <BR> <img src=" Mon, 6 Nov 2017 04:47:42 EST Daylight Saving Day Ends (USA) November 5, 2017 <BR> DAYLIGHT SAVING TIME ENDS (USA) <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL DOUGHNUT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL LOVE YOUR RED HAIR DAY <BR> <img src=" Sun, 5 Nov 2017 06:25:47 EST National Candy Day November 4, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL CANDY DAY - why is this 4 days after Halloween? Isn't it all gone yet? <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CHICKEN LADY DAY - in honor of Dr. Marthenia “Tina” Dupree, "known internationally as ‘The Chicken Lady "because of 12 years experience as spokesperson for a major fast food chicken restaurant chain." I tried to figure out which chicken restaurant but coul;ld not find it w... Sat, 4 Nov 2017 05:51:21 EST National Housewife’s Day November 3, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL HOUSEWIFE’S DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL SANDWICH DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL JERSEY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Dreams of an Everyday Housewife, Glen Campbell, 1968 <BR> <img src="http://ph... Fri, 3 Nov 2017 13:02:06 EST National Ohio Day & Broadcasr Traffic Professional's Day November 2, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL OHIO DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL BROADCAST TRAFFIC PROFESSIONAL'S DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL DEVILED EGG DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL MEN MAKE DINNER DAY <BR> <img src="http://photosa... Thu, 2 Nov 2017 14:59:56 EST Meh <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Back tomorrow Wed, 1 Nov 2017 23:08:02 EST Halloween October 31, 2017 <BR> HALLOWEEN <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL DOORBELL DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL KNOCK KNOCK JOKE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL MAGIC DAY <BR> <img src=" Tue, 31 Oct 2017 09:44:04 EST National Candy Corn Day October 30, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL CANDY CORN DAY - I love candy corn - it's pure sugar! <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> SPEAK UP FOR SERVICE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PUBLICIST DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Black Magic Woman, Carlos Santana, 19... Mon, 30 Oct 2017 14:52:26 EST National Cat Day October 29, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL CAT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL HERMIT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL OATMEAL DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> WORLD STROKE DAY <BR> <img src=" Sun, 29 Oct 2017 13:34:20 EST National Make a Difference Day October 28, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CHOCOLATE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> The Chain of Love, Clay Walker, 2000 <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> He was driving home one evening <BR> In his beat-up Pontia... Sat, 28 Oct 2017 06:26:50 EST National Make a Difference Day October 28, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL MAKE A DIFFERENCE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CHOCOLATE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> The Chain of Love, Clay Walker, 2000 <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> He was driving home one evening <BR> In his beat-up Pontia... Sat, 28 Oct 2017 06:26:49 EST National American Beer Day October 27, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL AMERICAN BEER DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NAVY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL FRANKENSTEIN FRIDAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL BLACK CAT DAY <BR> <img src=" Fri, 27 Oct 2017 07:09:45 EST National Tennessee Day October 26, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL TENNESSEE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PUMPKIN DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL DAY OF THE DEPLOYED <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL MULE DAY <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeop... Thu, 26 Oct 2017 07:36:12 EST Sourest Day October 25, 2017 <BR> SOUREST DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> CHUCKY, THE NOTORIOUS KILLER DOLL DAY - whose bright idea was this? <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL GREASY FOOD DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> Sour Grapes, John Prine, 1990 <BR> <i... Wed, 25 Oct 2017 09:56:22 EST National Bologna Day OCTOBER 24, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL BOLOGNA DAY - does anyone else spell bologna by saying "bo-log-na" instead of "ba-low-knee" in your head? <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> UNITED NATIONS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL FOOD DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <... Tue, 24 Oct 2017 16:57:31 EST National Mole Day OCTOBER 23, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL MOLE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> IPOD DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL BOSTON CREAM PIE DAY - yum! <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> SWALLOWS DEPART FROM SAN JUAN CAPISTRANO DAY | <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.spar... Mon, 23 Oct 2017 14:33:56 EST National Color Day October 22, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL COLOR DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL NUT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL MOTHER-IN-LAW DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> Rainbow Connection, Kermit the Frog, 1979 <BR> <img src="http://photosaw... Sun, 22 Oct 2017 11:11:51 EST National Reptile Awareness Day OCTOBER 21, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL REPTILE AWARENESS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL SWEETEST DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PUMPKIN CHEESECAKE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> <BR> I Don't Like Spiders and Snakes, Ji... Sat, 21 Oct 2017 07:15:09 EST National Brandied Fruit Day OCTOBER 20, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL BRANDIED FRUIT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL MAMMOGRAPHY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> Brandy (You're a Fine Girl), Looking Glass, 1972 (What, you thought I could find a brandied fruit song?) <BR> <img src=" Fri, 20 Oct 2017 05:38:19 EST National Kentucky Day October 19, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL KENTUCKY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> GET TO KNOW YOUR CUSTOMERS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL SEAFOOD BISQUE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL GET SMART ABOUT CREDIT DAY <BR> <img ... Thu, 19 Oct 2017 05:12:49 EST Bra Day USA October 18, 2017 <BR> BRA DAY USA - well, shoot! "No Bra Day" was just on 13 October. Now we celebrate bras? <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CHOCOLATE CUPCAKE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> MEDICAL ASSISTANTS RECOGNITION DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR>... Wed, 18 Oct 2017 13:10:03 EST National Mulligan Day October 17, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL MULLIGAN DAY - at times, everybody needs a do-over, fresh start, a Mulligan <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PASTA DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PHARMACY TECHNICIAN DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> BLACK POET... Tue, 17 Oct 2017 17:55:08 EST National Boss's Day October 16, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL BOSS'S DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL LIQUEUR DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> GLOBAL CAT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL DICTIONARY DAY <BR> <img src=" Mon, 16 Oct 2017 14:00:45 EST National I Love Lucy Day October 15, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL I LOVE LUCY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CHEESE CURD DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PREGNANCY AND INFANT LOSS AWARENESS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL GROUCH DAY <BR> <img src="http://pho... Sun, 15 Oct 2017 11:22:07 EST National Motorcycle Ride Day October 14, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL MOTORCYCLE RIDE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL DESSERT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> BE BALD AND BE FREE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL CHESS DAY <BR> <img src=" Sat, 14 Oct 2017 07:34:03 EST National No Bra Day October 13, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL NO BRA DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL TRAIN YOUR BRAIN DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NAVY BIRTHDAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL YORKSHIRE PUDDING DAY <BR> <img src=" Fri, 13 Oct 2017 10:56:04 EST National Vermont Day October 12, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL VERMONT DAY ( is popping all of the 50 states into the days to have a day for themselves) <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL SAVINGS DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL FREETHOUGHT DAY <BR> <img src=" Thu, 12 Oct 2017 05:33:20 EST National Emergency Nurse Day October 11, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL EMERGENCY NURSE’S DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL BRING YOUR TEDDY BEAR TO WORK/SCHOOL DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL STOP BULLYING DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL TAKE YOUR PARENTS TO LUNCH DAY ... Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:40:45 EST National Handbag Day October 10, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL HANDBAG DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL ANGEL FOOD CAKE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> CAKE DECORATING DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> Goin' to Hell With My Handbag, Carol Ann Jones, 2007 - found this song on a se... Tue, 10 Oct 2017 15:29:02 EST National Kick Butt Day October 9, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL KICK BUTT DAY - this is the day to evaluate your goals and give yourself a kick in the butt, if needed. (I guess you could kick someone else's butt, if needed) <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL LEIF ERIKSON DAY - Leif led his band of merry Vikings to North America in the year 1000 <BR> <img src=""... Mon, 9 Oct 2017 13:06:15 EST National Fluffernutter Day October 8, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL FLUFFERNUTTER DAY - I know Elvis liked his grilled peanut butter and banana sandwiches. I wonder if he liked fluffernutter sandwiches, too? (Marshmallow fluff and peanut butter) <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PIEROGI DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> CLERGY APPRECIATION DAY <BR> <img sr... Sun, 8 Oct 2017 06:57:37 EST National Inner Beauty Day October 7, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL INNER BEAUTY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL FRAPPE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL LED LIGHT DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> <BR> "Beautiful", Christina Aguilera, 2002 <BR> <img src=" Sat, 7 Oct 2017 06:28:29 EST National Plus Size Appreciation Day October 6, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL PLUS SIZE APPRECIATION DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL MAD HATTER DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL NOODLE DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL GERMAN AMERICAN DAY <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.spark... Fri, 6 Oct 2017 02:03:59 EST National Get Funky Day October 5, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL GET FUNKY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL RHODE ISLAND DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL APPLE BETTY DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL DO SOMETHING NICE DAY <BR> <img src="http://photosaws.sparkpeopl... Thu, 5 Oct 2017 13:48:42 EST National Vodka Day October 4, 2017 <BR> Hey, how come 10/4 isn't celebrated as Radio Code Day? (10-4 means "understood") <BR> <BR> NATIONAL VODKA DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL TACO DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL PUMPKIN SEED DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR>... Wed, 4 Oct 2017 13:36:52 EST National Boyfriend Day OCTOBER 3, 2017 <BR> NATIONAL BOYFRIEND DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> NATIONAL TECHIES DAY <BR> <img src=""> <BR> <BR> So, yesterday my iPad decided to not <BR> work on line. Just in case you wondered, this is what yesterday celebrated: <BR> October 2, 2017 - NATIONAL CONSIGNMENT DAY - NATIONAL FRIED SCALLOPS DAY -NATIONAL CHILD H... Tue, 3 Oct 2017 08:18:24 EST Computer problems My iPad won’t get onto the WiFi & internet. Tried for hours. I’m on my iPhone now, but it’s hard to blog, or even do my statistics. Hope to do better tomorrow. Tue, 3 Oct 2017 00:02:55 EST