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First Foot Day

Tuesday, January 01, 2013      8 comments

First Foot Day When: Always January 1 The custom of firstfooting, or being the first to cross the threshold of a home in the early hours of New Year's Day, was so popular in England and Scotland during the 19th century that the streets... Read more

JANUARY

Monday, December 31, 2012      5 comments

January is . . . . National Careers in Cosmetology Month, National Eye Health Care Month, National Fiber Focus Month, National Hobby Month, National Soup Month, Hot Tea Month, Oatmeal Month, Prune Breakfast Month. January 1 is . . . . .Firs... Read more

New Year's Eve

Monday, December 31, 2012      4 comments

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National Bicarbonate of Soda Day

Sunday, December 30, 2012      5 comments

National Bicarbonate of Soda Day emoticon When : Always December 30 National Bicarbonate of Soda Day Nati... Read more

Pepper Pot Day

Saturday, December 29, 2012      5 comments

Pepper Pot Day When : Always December 29 Pepper Pot Day commemorates the creation of this thick spicy soup, which was served to the Continental Army during the cold, harsh winter of 1777-1778. Pepper Pot soup was first made on Decembe... Read more

Card Playing Day

Friday, December 28, 2012      6 comments

Card Playing Day When : Always December 28 Card Playing Day is the perfect time to spend an hour or so playing cards with family and friends. And, it arrives at just the perfect time of year........ a few days after Christmas. The holiday... Read more

National Fruitcake Day

Thursday, December 27, 2012      6 comments

National Fruitcake Day When : Always December 27th National Fruitcake Day celebrates the rock hard, fruit filled holiday cake. While fruitcake was popular in the 40's and 50's, we are not sure if anyone has ever eaten this weighty, goo... Read more

Boxing Day

Wednesday, December 26, 2012      7 comments

Boxing Day When: December 26th. However, some people will celebrate it on the first weekday after Christmas. If Christmas falls on a Friday or a Saturday, Boxing Day is the following Monday. Boxing Day is celebrated in England, Austral... Read more

A Lesson from the Man Next Door

Tuesday, December 25, 2012      10 comments

Over the phone, his mother told him, "Mr. Belser died last night. The funeral is Wednesday." Memories flashed through his mind like an old newsreel as he sat quietly remembering his childhood days. "Jack, did you hear me?" his mother asked. "O... Read more

Christmas Day

Tuesday, December 25, 2012      7 comments

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National Chocolate Day & National Egg Nog Day

Monday, December 24, 2012      4 comments

National Chocolate Day When : Always December 24 We hope that you haven't quite had your fill of chocolate during the holidays, as today is National Chocolate Day. As we researched this day, we were a bit perplexed. Most of us hav... Read more

Roots Day

Sunday, December 23, 2012      6 comments

Roots Day When : Always December 23 Celebrate your genealogy, as today is Roots Day. It's a great day to celebrate your heritage. Many of us are returning to our roots today, as we head home for Christmas. Returning to our roots is a ... Read more

National Date Nut Bread Day - or September 8!?

Saturday, December 22, 2012      5 comments

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Mayan Calendar Ends - is it the end of Humanity!?

Friday, December 21, 2012      10 comments

emoticon Maya Calendar -Does it Predict the end?? Read more

Go Caroling Day

Thursday, December 20, 2012      6 comments

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