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Sandwich Day

November 3rd, 2007 at 12:43 am » Comments Off

It’s Sandwich Day. Since it’s National Peanutbutter Lover’s Month and Good Nutrition Month, today would be an ideal day to have a peanutbutter sandwich on whole wheat bread.



November is Peanutbutter Lover’s Month & Good Nutrition Month

November 1st, 2007 at 12:43 pm » Comments (1)

Peanutbutter has come a long way since first developed in 1890, when a St. Louis physician suggested processing and packaging ground peanut paste into a nutritious protein substitute. Peanuts are not actually nuts at all! They are legumes, like beans, peas, and lentils. Americans eat three pounds of peanut butter per person every year. That’s [...]



Dia de Los Angelitos

October 30th, 2007 at 10:04 am » Comments (1)

Today is a day of remembering and celebrating. All the little angels who died before their time come back to visit today. Welcome them back into your homes and lives by simply remembering them. You can also decorate with their pictures and things they liked. Have their favorite meal for dinner. Celebrate their lives and [...]



Hunter’s Moon

October 25th, 2007 at 2:04 pm » Comments Off

Tonight! The Hunter’s Moon (also known as Blood Moon or Sanguine Moon) is the first full moon after the Harvest moon, which is the full moon nearest the Autumnal equinox. and Tonight, those blessed with clear skies can enjoy a glorious Full Moon, (exact full phase at 0452 UT, October 26). In fact, the Moon [...]



Feast Day(s) for Today

October 22nd, 2007 at 9:55 am » Comments Off

Feast day of St. Philip of Heraclea and his Companions, St. Mellon or Mallonus, St. Abercius, Saints Nunilo and Alodia, and St. Donatus of Fiesole. St. Philip of Heraclea Bishop of Heraclea and martyr. During the persecution of the Church under Emperor Diocletian, Philip was arrested along with his deacon Severus and two other clergy, [...]



The Feast of Saint Francis of Assisi

October 3rd, 2007 at 12:46 am » Comments Off

Wikipedia Protector of Animals and the Environment Get to know Francis I remember from childhood singing, “Make me a channel of your peace, …”



Feast of the Guardian Angels

October 2nd, 2007 at 3:46 pm » Comments Off

Don’t we all have a guardian angel? I thought we did. Catholic Encyclopedia: Feast of Guardian Angels – wordy and cryptic. Saint of the Day: Feast of the Guardian Angels – easier to read, fewer dates, and some references and quotes. Patron Saints – prayers, in case you can’t think of anything to say to [...]



Talk Like a Pirate Day

September 19th, 2007 at 9:55 am » Comments Off

Ahoy, me hearty!



National Candy Month

June 5th, 2007 at 12:51 pm » Comments Off

I plan on celebrating, but I’m going to put some thought into it and plan my celebration out. I don’t eat very much candy these days. I used to binge on candy, and when I tried to give up simple carbs, recently, I started binging on it again. However, since I’m in a pretty good [...]



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