The first full week of February arrives with a mix of serious and fun topics. On the serious side, we’re reminded to be aware of burn hazards and protect children’s mental health. Also spay and neuter our pets, and help protect the Western Monarch butterfly, among other things. On the fun side we […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Hard on the heels of Bad Poetry Day comes National Poets Day. Presumably we celebrate good poets today, although Poets Day could certainly refer to any poets, good or bad. It could even mean you! If you’re a poet … So on August 21, celebrate the poet in you. Or in your friend. Or your […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
On July 8 we celebrate SCUD Day. What the heck is SCUD Day?! Well, SCUD stands for “Savor the Comic, Unplug the Drama.” So it’s a day to have fun, drama-free. According to several sources, Stephanie West Allen, a lawyer turned writer and coach, created this day. I haven’t been able to find a […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
National PTSD Awareness Day aims to increase awareness and understanding of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and its treatments. We’ve made great strides in understanding PTSD in recent years. But there’s still work to do. There are still people who’ve never heard of it. Others don’t really know what it means. They may think it’s something […]Continue Reading... No Comments.