Archive for July, 2007

(July 25) This Month we're celebrating . . .  Cell Phone Courtesy Month

Wednesday, July 25th, 2007

Cell Phone Courtesy Month

“Cell phones were invented to make our lives easier, not more annoying”

We couldn’t let the month pass without bringing attention to a very important cause – Cell Phone Courtesy – because L-rd knows there sure is a lack of courtesy from cell phone users throughout this country!

Visit the Sprint website for these cell phone courtesy suggestions .

photo credit: turn off cell phones #449 by Nemo’s great uncle via flickr.

(July 24) Today we're celebrating . . .  Cousin’s Day

Tuesday, July 24th, 2007

Cousin’s Day
A day for celebrating our cousins! I know I’m showing my age now but what better way to celebrate the day than a little clip of TVs ultimate cousins!

Meet Cathy, who’s lived most everywhere,
From Zanzibar to Barclay Square.
But Patty’s only seen the sights
A girl can see from Brooklyn Heights —
What a crazy pair!

But they’re cousins,
Identical cousins all the way.
One pair of matching bookends,
Different as night and day.

Where Cathy adores a minuet,
The Ballet Russes, and crepe suzette,
Our Patty loves to rock and roll,
A hot dog makes her lose control —
What a wild duet!

Still, they’re cousins,
Identical cousins and you’ll find,
They laugh alike, they walk alike,
At times they even talk alike —
You can lose your mind,
When cousins are two of a kind.

(July 23) Today we're celebrating . . .  Hot Enough For Ya Day

Monday, July 23rd, 2007

07232007he4u.jpgHot Enough For Ya Day
Its hot! Its sticky! Its so hot you can even fry an egg on the street!

So when your out and about today – what do you think we’ll be saying when greeting someone? Go ahead. You know you want to say it!

Is it Hot enough for ya?

photo credit: ja cour via flickr

(July 22) Today we're celebrating . . .  Parent’s Day

Sunday, July 22nd, 2007

07212007.jpgParent’s Day
A day for honoring and paying tribute to the men and women who bring love, stability and strength to the family and the country.

All hail the ‘rents!

photo credit: notbatgirl via flickr

(July 21) Today we're celebrating . . .  National Woodie Wagon Day

Saturday, July 21st, 2007

07212007ww.jpgNational Woodie Wagon Day
Celebrating those great wood-sided early station wagons that were the “great American symbol of freedom and the casual lifestyle” during the 1940’s and 50’s.

photo credit: Image Copyright Serious Wheels

(July 20) Today we're celebrating . . .  Moon Day

Friday, July 20th, 2007

Moon Day

Houston, Tranquility Base here. The Eagle has landed

Celebrating the first human landing on the moon by the crew of Apollo 11.

Led by commander Neil Armstrong, lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin and command module pilot Michael Collins, Apollo 11 blasted off from Earth on July 16, 1969. Armstrong and Aldrin landed on the moon on July 20, while Collins circled above in lunar orbit. On the following day, July 21, Armstrong became the first human to walk on the moon. Buzz Aldrin followed shortly becoming the 2nd human to walk on the moon.

The video above features President John F. Kennedy making his historic call for American spaceflight followed by Neil Armstrong’s first walk on the moon.

(July 19) This Month we're celebrating . . .  National Blueberries Month

Thursday, July 19th, 2007

National Blueberries Month
The month’s not over yet and its still the perfect time for blueberries, blueberries, blueberries! Whether they’re in muffins, pies, tortes, or by the handful! Yum Yum Yum!

And to celebrate why not make a batch of Wild Blueberry Buttermilk Cinnamon Muffins?

photo credit: Wild Blueberry Buttermilk Cinnamon Muffins by gnuf via flickr

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