COMPUTER SECURITY DAY

Computer Security Day on November 30th reminds us to protect our computers. Every day, computers become faster and more advanced. Protecting the resources, tools, and information on them protects the people who use them, too.  Since the first home computer, how we use them has changed. Today, we use computers to stay connected. We bank …
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NATIONAL TAKE BACK THE LUNCH BREAK DAY

On the third Friday in June, North American workers are encouraged to take back their lunch breaks, June 18, 2021. Why? Because there’s been an increasing trend to take less frequent and shorter lunch breaks, affecting employee morale and well-being.  According to Gallup, only one in three employees are engaged at work. Because engagement affects productivity, happiness …
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NATIONAL GARDEN MEDITATION DAY

National Garden Meditation Day, annually on May 3rd, encourages everyone to take time for one’s self and relax. For more ways to celebrate in May! Working in the garden, tending to the plants and flowers, or resting quietly on a bench on a beautiful day in the garden are forms of meditation. Both can be …
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No Fail Fresca Sangria

This simple recipe is not only a super hit, it’s so easy to make. Tip: Freeze your grapes and use instead of ice. Your drinks will be cold without being watered down. Ingredients 6 cans Fresca original2 bottles wine (red like a merlot or white like pinot grigio)Fresh fruit 2 peaches, strawberries and grapes.  (See …
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November 12th, Fun Holiday – Happy Hour Day

November 12 is Happy Hour Day. So, on this unofficial fun holiday take advantage of happy hours at your favorite bar, cafe or restaurant. Happy hour is a term used to refer to a period of time during a day when establishments sell drinks and food at a discount. While traditionally offered by bars, restaurants …
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November 9, Chaos Never Dies

Feel like your life sometimes spirals into a chaotic mess? Then Chaos Never Dies Day on November 9 is the holiday for you. This made-up holiday encourages people to realize that chaos is part of life and that it will never die. So instead of getting hassled by it, just take a deep breath and …
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Positive Thinking Day

September 13, 2019, in spite of being Friday the 13th is Positive Thinking Day. Is life getting you down? If your answer is a yes, then Positive Thinking Day (PTD) on September 13 is just the holiday you need to celebrate. Choose to be positive even with all those Friday the 13th superstitions going around. …
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Tell a joke day August 16

Knock, knock? Who’s there? It’s August 16th, National Tell a Joke Day. Find a way to tickle your funny bone today. While the origins of this funny holiday are unknown, feel free to laugh, giggle, chorale, and give those around you a smile. It’s safe to assume the creator of this holiday was endevoring to …
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Mojito Sherbert Punch

This was so good! I got the original recipe from a Pintrest pin. We made it for our Anniversary celebration. As there are currently 8 people here after Hurricane Michael, I needed something for the adults that wouldn’t break the bank at the adult beverage store. (We gave the kids the virgin version and they …
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