Crimson Tuesday / 4-30-19

Crimson Tuesday EveryOne
Hello, hello, hello, and how do you do? I hope yesterday did not beat you up too bad but what ever happened that is now behind us and today if before us. This is the last day of the first trimester of the year, and all that happening past the first quart is starting to come together for the early run. But there is also a lot of year left, finish this first journey strong and set yourself up for a great second trimester. As far as the day goes it number 2 of the week. We have survived the first grueling day of the week and that is something to celebrate. But that is just a short lived thing, we need to get up, get it going and take on this new and fresh day. We have people to see, things to do and places to go and we need to do it with a smile and joyful spirit. Will it always be easy, will it be a cake walk? If yesterday is any indication of how it is to go, stop me from laughing. But we are up, we have opportunities before us and we have have a desire to succeed. So pull on those hikers, grab that staff and put on a happy face and let’s get take this day by storm. Now, not everyone has had as good of a run as we have had, and some have just downright quit for whatever reason. We need to be aware when we come upon them and help them in any way we an and see them to the next care center and get moving again. So let your light shine through all you do, to all those around you and all those you encounter. Now we we have an exciting day before us and we need to get those day rolling. So let’s pull it all together and set our focus on what we need to accomplish and put a hoof to the ground. And let’s go give it our all and give it our best while we go make us a most Happy, Happy all day long.
Your Morning Friend
Steve Gimmi
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Holidays & Observances
National Oatmeal Cookie Day
National Raisin Day
Hairstyle Appreciation Day
National Honesty Day
Adopt A Shelter Pet Day
Animal Advocacy Day
Beltane
Bugs Bunny Day
Díá De Los Niños / Díá De Los Libros Day
Day of Vesak
International Jazz Day
National Animal Advocacy Day
National Bubble Tea Day
National Military Brats Day
National Prepareathon Day
Walpurgis Night

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Hermit Monday / 4-29-19

Hermit Monday EveryOne
Morning all, and hope you have a fantastic weekend. This week is all about a positive attitude a positive way of looking at things, a positive outlook, the glass is half full not half empty and whatever else we need to come up with to keep the focus on moving forward, moving up and moving on. Life is not always fair, not always what you expect and does not care what or where you are at before it runs you over. But life is not about a pity party or how run over you are or how wronged you were. It only cares about how you respond to everything, and do you get back up and get back on the highway, the road or even the path. Do you choose to fly high or decide to just dig a hole. We need to set our course and stay it and in all things remember who helped us get there. Now time to go get those hikers on and and find that staff and head to the starting like for today. As we go we need to have our eyes and ears about us to help those around us along the way that are in dire needs. We need to be ready to help in any way we can and then get back on the road. Helping others is the best free medicine we have to life’s pitfalls in our own. Now the time has come that we kick start this day and get it going and let go make us a most Happy, Happy, not because it is easy but because it will not only help us but those around us. Have a great and wonderful and let’s get it going.
Your Morning Friend
Steve Gimmi
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Holidays & Observances:
National Shrimp Scampi Day
Greenery Day
International Dance Day
“Peace” Rose Day:
World Wish Day
Zipper Day
Air Quality Awareness Week: 29-5/3
International Coaching Week: 29-5/5
Screen-Free Week (Digital Detox Week) : 29-5/5

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Fiddlehead Friday / 4-26-19

Fiddlehead Friday EveryOne
Wakey, wakey it’s a bright and beautiful day, (ok so maybe from a sunshine aspect might be pushing it where you are however) and yes I mean beautiful day. Let’s start with it is FRIDAY and that in and of itself should be all the spark to get it going this morning. But on top of that, you were able to get up and out of bed, there are many who can not do that. You were able to find food to eat in the kitchen for breakfast, many can not. You were able to find a choice of clothing to protect you from the elements as we choose, many do not. Most of us have at least one vehicle in the garage or driveway, many do not have even one, and let’s not get into the number of computers, phones, other electronic devices. So from that aspect it is a beautiful day and we need to take advantage of it in every way we can. There is a race to be run, a marathon sprint from start to finish and we need to focus on not only quantity but quality as well. This race will be run on dessert grad and a bad sun trying to beat us down. So let’s start by changing out the hikers for the sprinters, and exchange the staff for some good head covering. and let’s make our way to the starting line. ** The theme for the week? Oh ya, edible weeds, yup, if you can beat em eat em LOL). Just cause it is Friday does not mean that hardships, depression, despair, confusion and any other suppression takes a break. We will still take the time to stop and listen and help in whatever way we can. So now is the time, we need to set our eyes on the finish line waaaaaay waaaaay out there, get dialed in, set your mark and let’s get ready to,,, you know like seriously get ready to go, go, go. Be smart, be open to the challenges that lead to opportunities that could carry past the weekend. Give it all there is and go run out the tank of your being, to end this week in a blaze fo glory. Now time to stop taking about it, and as we go let’s make it our most Happy, Happy all day and all weekend long.
Your Morning Jester
Steve Gimmi
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Holidays & Observances:
National Pretzel Day
Arbor Day
Hug an Australian Day
National Pretzel Day
Richter Scale Day
Alien Day
Audubon Day
Day of Dialogue
International Chernobyl Disaster Remembrance Day
National Hairball Awareness Day
National Help A Horse Day
National Kids and Pets Day
National Pretzel Day
Poem In Your Pocket Day
Undiagnosed Children’s Awareness Day
AFRMA (Fancy Rat & Mouse) Days: 26-28
Interstate Mullet Toss: 26-28
National Dream Hotline: 26-28
National & Global Youth Service Days: 26-28

National Prime Rib Day – 27
Babe Ruth Day – 27
Tell a Story Day – 27
Bob Wills Da – 27
Eeyore’s Birthday Day – 27
Independent Bookstore Day – 27
International Table Top Day – 27
International Sculpture Day – 27
Mantanzas Mule Day – 27
Morse Code Day – 27
National Dance Day – 27
National Devil Dog Cakes Day – 27
National Go Birding Day – 27
National Herb Day – 27
National Kiss of Hope Day – 27
National Little Pampered Dog Day – 27
National Pool Opening Day – 27
National Prepare-A-Thon Day – 27
National Rebuilding Day – 27
National Take Back Day – 27
National Sense of Smell Day – 27
Record Store Day – 27
Save The Frogs Day – 27
World Healing Day – 27
World Tai Chi & Qigong Day – 27
World Veterinary Day – 27
Just Pray No! Worldwide Weekend of Prayer and Fasting: 27-28
National Infant Immunization Week (NIIW): 27-5/4

National Blueberry Pie Day – 28
International Astronomy Day – 28
Great Poetry Reading Day – 28
Kiss Your Mate Day – 28
Biological Clock Day – 28
Brave Hearts Day – 28
Mother, Father Deaf Day – 28
National Pet Parent’s Day – 28
National Superhero Day – 28
Occupational Safety & Health Day – 28
Pinhole Photography Day – 28
Workers Memorial Day – 28
World Day for Safety and Health at Work – 28

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Thimbleberry Thursday / 4-25-19

Thimbleberry Thursday EveryOne
Hello, hi, how are you, hi-de-ho, howdy, and all that kind of stuff. You awake yet? Me? Nope, and do I want to be? Nope, but it is what it is and another day needs to happen, so let’s start with that attitude adjuster and change the thinking from a ?? to what in the world can I do to make the most out of what has been given me. Lemons and limes to aids and salads out of weeds. The optimal issue here is that we make the best out of every situation even if it isn’t what we were expecting or wanted. The trip down the back side of the mountain today will be a hard one. We will need to get off this hill and clear the tree line while determining the jobs that we have in our care need to stay and which ones need to go. What can we get done today and what can be carried over into tomorrow. So where to start? Really? Do we really need to ask this question (LOL) the hikers need pulled on and grab hold the staff, they are both needed in all we do today. Next, be prepared to help others along the way, stop, listen and if need see them to the next care center. And after that let’s get it done, there is much to do and we all would like a day off, but the finish is coming up quickly and it will be upon us before we know it. So let’s go do it and go make us a most Happy, Happy all day long.
Your Morning Penguin
Steve Gimmi
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Holidays & Observances:
National Crotilla Day
National Zucchini Bread Day
East Meets West Day
Take Your Daughter to Work
World Penguin Day
DNA Day
East Meets West Day
Hairstylists Appreciation Day
Hug A Plumber Day or Plumbers Day
International Girls in Information and Telecommunication Technologies Day
International Marconi Day
International Noise Awareness Day
License Plates Day
National Dissertation Day
National Mani-pedi Day
Malaria Awareness Day
Parental Alienation Day
Red Hat Society Day
Take Our Daughters & Sons to Work Day
Technologies Day

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Final Wood Burn & Strawberry Rhubarb Crisp / 4-24-19

Well are we ready for spring? I thought we were good and starting to move in the right direction then it got cold and rainy and that damp raw feeling. Where did my spring go. I was just about to think I could close down the wood burning insert and move the little bit of wood left to under the deck. But no, no, no, On Easter I moved the rest of my wood into the ben next to the burner and have already had it going a couple nights and through one day since and as I am looking at the weather, I might get to use the rest of the wood up by the end of the week. Now with that said, one must know that I ordered 2 cords of wood that was delivered about November 18th, I started burning on the 20th and have been burning nearly 24/7 since. I have to say I feel like i have been super blessed, as that delivery had to be one of the fattest 2 cords ever. As of April 20th that is 6 months of burning and although I go skinny as a supplement to my gas heater, I do make sure that it is keeping the living room and down the hall to the bedrooms warm. I still figure that it saved me between 125 and 150 dollars a month on my utilities. So was it worth it, you better believe it. But I am ready to move on. So on Easter afternoon I cleaned out the wood rack that was on the deck, folded up the covers and put away, moved the racks to under the deck, and put the deck furniture out, but waiting on the cushions till May to do that. My next chore will be once I finish burning the rest of the wood moving the inside ben down the basement and cleaning that area up and getting the living room back to normal. I have been so blessed this year with wood, I will be going back to this dealer for my next seasons wood. Well here is praying for warmer weather moving in quicker and saying goodby to the raw wet weather and may the sunshine brighten your days and warm the cockles of your heart. And we know that it always shines brighter here, or we like to think so. Well Im going to enjoy all there is about spring and look forward to what comes next. Until next time have a great and wonderful, especially if you can do it right here on Old Cape Cod.
Small business report time: I love this time of year, everything is starting to come alive again. First up:
Cape Cod Winery, located at 4 Oxbow Rd in East Falmouth, or capecodwinery.com also facebook, twitter and instagram. Things are starting to buzz at the winery, first up they are having a Mother’s day luncheon, but this is a ticketed event so get on their website and get your reservations in if that is something you are interested in. But earlier than that, starting first weekend in May they are starting their Friday Night Music and Wine events. Again check the website and go to the events page. They also have a Kentucky Derby event going on May 4th, and it does not stop there. They have tastings and music, they are available for private events and the list goes on. They are really doing a bang up job in all that is happening there in East Falmouth.
It would not be right to mention one winery and not the other. My good friends up at Truro Vineyards, find them at South Hollow and Shore Rd in North Truro, or online at trurovineyardsofcapecod.com also find them facebook, twitter and instagram. Now the winery did not close down during the winter, they have kept the shop going on the weekends and have also kept the tastings going. So check out their website for more information on hours. However what I want to bring your attention to is their Wednesday’s Wine and Dine, these are ticked events and they sell out. So get to the events page and get your tickets ordered for this summers fun. Also they are available private events as well, and what a beautiful place to host your private party. The last thing is their wine club, if you love their wine like I do then you will want to enjoy it all year round and delivered right to your home. Check them out both online and take a visit, taste some wine then take some home.
While you are there check our South Hollow Spirits, where, right there at the winery, or online at http://southhollowspirits.com/. What do they have, just some of the best Rum and Gin I have tasted. And on 4-20-19 posting of http://www.liquor.com South Hollow’s own Dry Line Rose was picked as one of 6 BOTTLES THAT WILL CHANGE THE WAY YOU THINK ABOUT GIN. Check out the article, this is some hot stuff that is just as tasty as can be. Also you will want to check out when the Rum and Gin tastings start, as this is a great way to get introduced to what South Hollow Spirits offers. They are all good so go and enjoy.
Hello, hello, hello, I hope you had a wonderful Easter, We here at the light-stead had a wonderful time although the grounds were a little wet. I think holding off till the afternoon worked so well in our favor. I know the sunrise services got cancelled due to the weather and I wondered if I had made the right call to carry on. The numbers ended up lighter than we had hoped, but under the circumstances not a bad day. Well since then the temperatures continue to be warmer than normal and there is our fun with froggy foggerton lingering on, so our lady of the light in the night continues to crank out her beacon to her maximum. So again to those our here visiting, sorry you had to endure Mr Foggy the fog horn. But for the safety of those on the waters it is necessary. Don’t forget folks we are now open on the weekend here on out till the weekend of Memorial Day. Then we open up all days through Labor Day. We finally got the painting all done, both inside and out and everything is spic-n-span clean and as anyone here this past weekend can tell you, she is looking mighty fine. So hope you have us on your vacation list to come see and experience, and to those of you who live here, please consider coming and joining us as a volunteer and if we are not close or convenient check out one of the other lighthouses to volunteer there, they would love to have you. Now I think for the first time in a while we are caught and actually ready for the events to begin. Until we see each other again have a great and wonderful especially if you can do it right here on old Cape Cod.
It’s dessert week and another stab at a Crisp recipe. Now as we all know, crisp recipes are all very similar it a basic of oats, brown sugar, butter and flower. There are some that go another route instead of oats but hey I’m a horse of corse so I like me oats. I know stick to the recipe, anyway with May coming on I thought this would be a good recipe to get out there now instead of next month, although harvest is late May early June for these foods. Why do I say it that way? Remember Rhubarb is not a fruit it is considered a vegetable, but with a little sweetener, I just call it good. If you don’t like the recipe I found, google it, there are tons out there some radically different but many just with small tweaks to this one. Now on with the recipe:

This week’s recipe:

4 cups strawberries cut up
4 cups rhubarb, cut into 1/4 inch slices
3/4 cup white or raw sugar ( I like mine a little tarter, however
you can add more)
1 Tbsp cornstarch

Topping:
3/4 cup all-purpose flour
3/4 cup old fashioned rolled oats
2/3 cup light brown sugar, packed
8 Tbsp cold butter, diced
Pinch of salt

Make the filling: Trim the rhubarb stalks and cut them crosswise into ½-inch pieces. Place in a large mixing bowl. Trim the strawberries and cut them in half and/or in quarters if large, then add the strawberries to the bowl. Add white or raw sugar, then cornstarch to the bowl and mix thoroughly.
Pour mixture into a 9X13 baking dish.
Making the topping: Combine the flour, oats, brown sugar, butter and salt in a medium bowl. Blend the mixture together using your fingers and thumbs until there is no loose flour at the bottom of the bowl and much of the mixture is in pea-sized pieces.
Top the filling mixture with the crisp topping and bake at 400° F for about 35 to 40 minutes, or until bubbly and golden brown. Serve with whip cream and/or vanilla ice cream.

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Wild Bee Balm Wednesday / 4-24-19

Wild Bee Balm Wednesday EveryOne
Welcome to that wonderful wild wicked day we call Wednesday, hump day, over the bump day, jump up and down day, but let’s not try to lump them all together at once. Ok, ok, I’m trying, remember my mind is not always thinking straight at this hour of the day. But remember this is an up and down day, we finish our trek up, plant the flag and then start the trek down the other side. It’s takes two halves to make a whole, so remember after we plant the flag at the top, keep it going cause we will only be half way. My claim to fame for this day is remembering that once we take that step over the half way line we are one step closer to the finish line then we are to the starting line. Woo hoo. So let’s get those hikers on and take hold that staff and let’s get hopping. Yes I know Easter is past us and gone, but the chocolate has a wicked hangover going on. You know the gig, along the way we will come on those that are in great need, We will take the top to stop and listen and help them in any way we can then seen them to the next care center. So as this day goes along, be open to adventure, look for opportunities and make the most out of everything that comes our way. It is easy? No, will be worth it? I can’t make guarantees but what I can promise if you don’t you won’t. So always be open, and note that you get back what you put in, it may not alway be instant return, and it may not always be in the form or way you thought, but there will be a reward for those who give their best. Now time to get it to the starting line and prepare to give it all you’ve got, and as we go let go and make us a most Happy, Happy all day long.
Your Morning Guru
Steve Gimmi
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Holidays & Observances:
National Pigs-in-a-Blanket Day
National Sauvignon Blanc Day
Administrative Professionals Day
Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day
Denim Day
International Guide Dogs Day
New Kids on The Block Day
St. Mark’s Eve
World Day for Animals in Laboratories
World Meningitis Day
American Quilters Society Week: 24-27
National Scoop The Poop Week: 24-30
World Immunization Week: 24-30
International Mariachi Week: 24-27
National Tattoo Week: 24-29

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Mugwort Tuesday / 4-23-19

Mugwort Tuesday EveryOne
New day, new perspective, and I think we need a new attitude. We made it though the a growler Monday and that is now behind us, one day down means one day closer to the weekend. I hate to think the opportunities we missed yesterday because we were walking around in a daze. So let’s get those peepers propped open and shake the cobwebs out from between the ears. We need to put this day into high gear and get it going so we can make opportunities not just wait for them to come to us. However don’t miss the flowers blooming along side the path as we hike our way up this incline.It’s good to keep busy, press forward, focus on the job at hand, but we also need to be open to things around us not matter how great or small they may be. Now let’s get those hikers pulled on and grab that staff and let’s find our way to the starting line. One things I know we keep hammering home is the helping others along the way. Remember we need to treat people as we would hope they would treat us if in the same situation. So be open to those that need our hand along the way and do what we an and show kindness. So before we lose track of what we are doing and were we really need to go and get done today let’s turn this day into a sunshine sharing affair and go make a difference in the space in this world that we are occupying today. When life only gives you clouds to work with, you need to find anyway to part the skies and let the sun shine in. Time to get it going, so let’s do it and go make us a most Happy, Happy and share it to all that cross our path today.
Your Morning Coach
Steve Gimmi
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Holidays & Observances
National Cherry Cheesecake Day
National Picnic Day
National English Muffin Day
Lover’s Day
National Zucchini Bread Day – they hold this at a time when you are not sick of all that zucchini.
Take a Chance Day
World Laboratory Day
English Language Day
Impossible Astronaut Day (Dr. Who)
National Lost Dog Awareness Day
Movie Theatre Day
Spanish Language Day
Talk Like Shakespeare Day
World Book & Copyright Day
World Book Night

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Bugleweed Monday / 4-22-19

Bugleweed Monday EveryOne
Oh what a wonderful morning, oh what a wonderful day, really? Who came up with that song must have had a thing in for those of us who like to sleep in. Mornings were went to sleep in, and take your time getting through the day. But something about a mortgage payments, hot showers and baths, food staying cold in the refrigerator, and power to keep the computers and TVs powered up remind me of the harsh reality that I still need to get but fuzzy behind out of bed and over to the office (oh ya and it’s only about 15 steps from my bead.) I have to remind myself more and more, life does not wait on us it keeps going and especially on a Monday morning. So what’s up? Another journey, another adventure, and more opportunities for those who want them. Sounds so mundane, so routine. so ho hum, the routine, but sometimes we need to fight through these ordinary routine times to see what lies beyond. So before we loose interest and do go back to bed, let’s get this morning and week going. First thing is to go digging in the closet for those hikers, the terrain is going to require them, and get them pulled on. Then find your staff and let’s get this day going. Even though we may not feel like it, when we come on those in dire needs, we will take the time stop and listen to their needs then help in any way we can. Remember helping others does help brighten ones outlook on things. OK, let’s get it going, we have places to go, people to see and things to do, even you old retired farts. Now let’s go make us a most Happy, Happy, cause no one else is going to do it for us, but it does help to spread some sunshine wherever you go.
Your Morning Friend
Steve Gimmi
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Holidays & Observances:
National Jelly Bean Day
Earth Day
Dyngus Day
Girl Scout Leader Day
Chemists Celebrate The Earth Day
Easter Monday
Global Selfie Earth Day
“In God We Trust Day” Day
Mother Earth Day
White House Easter Egg Roll
International Dark Sky Week: 22-28
National Environmental Education Week: 22-26 Link
National Playground Safety Week: 22-26

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Yellow Bellied Friday / 4-19-19

Yellow Bellied Friday EveryOne
Sound the alarm, blow the trumpets, let the bells ring wake everyone up it’s that day of all days we call Friday. Yes folks that glorious day we can take it to the house and wrap up another week of work, put it behind us then party like it’s 2099. But we first need to get it out of cushy bead we are lying in (mentally speaking as we are already up reading this, Dah). We need to get into that closet and find those sprinters and lace them up and grab that visor instead of the staff so we have some shielding from the sun on our face. This days run is through the dessert, it is a marathon sprint all the way. We have one goal in mind, finishing, finishing strong, finishing with quantity and quality, finishing with dignity, finishing with our heads up, finishing like there is not tomorrow. This is not a sleeper of a day, this is nothing like the rest of the week has been, this is a one day winner take all kind of day. So get it together and let’s get it to the starting line so we can get this day on the go. Yes along the way we will come on those who need help, and are hurting both physically and mentally, we will still stop and listen and help in whatever way we can and see them to the next care center, and remember we are here to do good and move on. (So you wanna know what the theme has been for the week, all are different types of Turtles,, I know it can a little slow to us all,, it was all hidden in the shell the whole time,, it could ,, ok, ok, I’ll stop as it’s too early in the morning for too many puns.) Any way, I wanna get the party started and that only happens when we cross the finish line, So let’s get this day underway and go make us a great ad wonderful and a most Happy, Happy all day and all weekend long. And do it to the best of our abilities every step of the way.
Your Morning Jester
Steve Gimmi
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National Rice Ball Day
National Garlic Day
National Amaretto Day
Good Friday
Passover begins at sundown
Bicycle Day
Congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia Action Day
John Parker Day
National Hanging Out Day
National Poker Day
Oklahoma City Bombing Commemoration Day
World Marbles Day
National Dance Week: 19-28
Global Youth Service Days: 19-21

National Pineapple Upside-down Cake Day – 20
Lima Bean Respect Day – 20
Chinese Language Day – 20
Husband Appreciation Day – 20
Look Alike Day – 20
Volunteer Recognition Day – 20
Auctioneers Day – 20
Comcast Cares Day – 20
International Cli-Fi Day – 20
National Cheddar Fries Day – 20
National Pot Smokers Day – 20
Take Your Parents To The Playground Day – 20
National Park Week: 20-28
Passover: 20-27

National Chocolate-Covered Cashews Day – 21
Easter Sunday – 21
Kindergarten Day – 21
Bulldogs are Beautiful Day – 21
International Hemp Day – 21
National Surprise Drug Test Day – 21
National Yellow Bat Day – 21
Orthodox Palm Sunday – 21
Plum Pudding Day – 21
Queen’s Birthday (real date) – 21
Animal Cruelty/Human Violence Awareness Week: 21-27
Administrative Professionals Week: 21-27
Bedbug Awareness Week: 21-27
Chemists Celebrate Earth Week: 21-27
Festival of Ridvan: 21-5/2
Fibroid Awareness Week: 21-27
Medical Laboratory Professionals Week:21-27
National Coin Week: 21-27
National Infertility Awareness Week: 21-27
National Paperboard Packaging Week: 21-27
National Pet ID Week: 21-27
National Princess Week: 21-27
Orthodox Holy Week: 21-27
Preservation Week:21-27
Sky Awareness Week: 21-27
Spring Astronomy Week: 21-26
World Hula Week: 21-27

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Mud Thursday / 4-18-19

Mud Thursday EveryOne
Another day, another set of challenges to tackle, another path into the unknown. Thursday is that wonderful day we get to make those decisions to what continues on to the finish line and what gets cut. What we want to spend our time on and what we need to shelve. This is not going to be a lazy man’s or woman’s day, this is not a rocking chair on the porch kind of day. This is going to be an up and at em kind of day, a day where we need to reach down give it all we have got and make it happen even when it looks like there is nothing left to give. The path could be muddy, or just full of briars and bramble, but we will take it on. So let’s get those hikers pulled on and take hold that staff and let’s strike out for the starting line. Along the way we will encounter those in a world of hurt, so be prepared to stop and listen and lend a hand in whatever what we can, even seeing them to the next care center, and in the process do good and move on. Now are we ready? In reality if we actually knew what was coming not we are not ready but it is here and we have not a choice but to make it our own and take control of it in every way we can. So let’s get it going and in the process go make us a most Happy, Happy all day long, regardless of what comes our way.
Your Morning Penguin
Steve Gimmi
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National Animal Crackers Day
Raw Milk Appreciation Day
Maundy Thursday
International Juggler’s Day – also applies to multi tasking office workers
National High Five Day
Newspaper Columnists Day
Adult Autism Day
Get to Know Your Customers Day: 18 ( January 17, April 18, July 18 and October 17 = 3rd Thurs. of Each Quarter)
High Five Day
International Amateur Radio Day
International Day for Monuments and Sites
National D.A.R.E. Day
National Lineman Appreciation Day
Pet Owners Independence Day
Poem In Your Pocket Day
World Amateur Radio Day
Cleaning For A Reason Week: 18-24
Consumer Awareness Week: 18-23
Police Officers Who Gave Their Lives In The Line of Duty Week: 18-23
Women’s Eye Health & Safety Month
Women Helping Women Heal Month
Workplace Conflict Awareness Month
World Habitat Awareness Month
World Landscape Architecture Month
Worldwide Bereaved Spouses Awareness Month

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