It’s “Stay Out of the Sun Day”, “Disobedience Day”, and “Compliment Your Mirror Day”

Great. We’re taking a trip to Idaho Springs today. The plan is to hang out at the hot springs pool. Fantastic. So, I’ll just knock two things out right away: I’m going to be disobedient by playing in the sun today. Seriously though, skin cancer is a big flipping deal. Kids, wear your sunscreen. My […]

It’s Canada Day, Creative Ice Cream Flavors Day and International Joke Day

Happy July, everyone. I have until the 9th to enjoy being 40. I’ll be moving up a notch. So, I have to start off with a joke. I’m not good at remembering jokes so I looked one up online. Here goes: An Irishman walks into a bar in Dublin, orders three pints of Guinness and […]

It’s National “Go Skate Day” and “Finally Summer Day”

First of all, let me say HAPPY FATHER’S DAY to all the dads out there. From a child’s standpoint, I feel very conflicted about the role of the father. My biological father is an interesting specimen – he’s a total deadbeat. I’m glad to have a “fill-in” in the form of my step-dad. If it […]

Three for One: Go Fishing Day, International Panic Day and National Splurge Day

Wow. Some days are just loaded with holidays! You’ll have to get started early in order to celebrate all three of these because they run the emotional gamut. Fishing. I sincerely enjoy fishing as a sport but cannot stand to eat fish. I’m more of a catch and release girl. I caught my first fish […]