Posts Tagged ‘holidays’


What do we observe today?

May 30, 2022


We should guard their graves with sacred vigilance . . . Let pleasant paths invite the comings and goings of reverent visitors and fond mourners.  Let no neglect, no ravages of time, testify to the present or to the coming generation that we have forgotten as a people the cost of a free and undivided country.

Maj. Gen. John A. Logan – 1868


Feeling lucky?

March 17, 2020


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Happy St. Patrick’s Tattoo Tuesday

You’re welcome.


Have a nice slice of . . .

March 14, 2020

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Coconut cream (my favorite) but, whipped cream or meringue?


What am I noting today?

March 5, 2020

What am I sappy dog blogging?

February 14, 2020

Charlie the Dalmatian has wonderful heart-shaped spots over both eyes.  When he was a puppy these spots, or really all of his spots, were not very apparent. As he matured, however, the hearts over his eyes became more defined making him the perfect pin-up dog for Valentine’s Day.

from My Modern Met


What am I celebrating today?

January 28, 2020

Today is Up Helly Aa – a (sort of) Viking Festival marking the end of the Yule season – and also giving folks something to do during the bleak winter days.  There is fire – and drinking – what could possibly go wrong?

El espectacular festival vikingo del fuego en el norte de ...

Tattoo Tuesday . . .

35+ Viking Tattoo Designs and Inspirations - Tats 'n' Rings


What do I find shocking?

January 9, 2020

Today is Static Electricity Day

I have no idea why


Happy New Year!

January 3, 2020


This is long – Fireworks start at the 2:55 minute mark


Tis the season

December 23, 2019

A Proclamation

November 28, 2019