This month in History

This month in History: November

National Fun with Fondue Month National Georgia Pecan Month National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month National Pepper Month National Stuffing Month National Raisin Bread Month November 1-7: National Fig Week 1 November National Bison Day 1927 Ford Model A Begins In Production 1938 Seabiscuit Match Race Against War Admiral at Pimlico 1952 The United States detonates the world’s first thermonuclear weapon,…

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This month in History

This month in History: October

General events not linked to a date: National Apple Month National Applejack Month National Caramel Month National Cookbook Month National Cookie Month National Dessert Month National Pasta Month National Pickled Peppers Month National Pizza Month National Popcorn Poppin’ Month National Pork Month National Pretzel Month National Seafood Month Second Weekend in October: National Kegger Weekend 1 October Homemade Cookies Day…

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This month in History

This month in History: September

General events not linked to a date: National Chicken Month National Honey Month National Mushroom Month National Papaya Month National Potato Month National Rice Month 1719 184 female French convicts were forced to take husbands from their fellow convict males Author Jocelyn Green’s novel, The Mark of the King, uses this part of history as its backdrop 1 September National…

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This month in History

This month in History: August

General events not linked to a date National Catfish Month (US) National Panini Month (US) National Peach Month (US) National Sandwich Month (US) National Mustard Day is the First Saturday of August 1914 Louis Botha & Jan Smuts lead South Africa into the war in support of Great Britain against Germany 1914 Digging at the big hole in Kimberley ends, leaving a…

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This month in History

This month in History: July

General events not linked to a date: National Baked Bean MonthNational Culinary Arts Month National Hot Dog Month National Ice Cream Month National Picnic Month National Pickle Month 1 July Scarecrow Day (US) Canada Day International Joke Day National Gingersnap Day 1860 Charles Goodyear R.I.P. He invented the process named ‘vulcanization’ which made the commercial use of rubber possible. Vulcanized…

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Updates and feedback

Random ramblings…

Good morning everybody! May you be warm (if you live in my valley) or cool (if you live in the summary parts) where ever you may be this morning. My mind has been a bit of a scatter the past few weeks. Hectic work demands. Ridiculous family demands. And somewhere in between, you find me… Doesn’t sound very appealing, right?…

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Homeschooling

Homeschool advice to new families

Halo there! I was a home school mama for over 10 years. My oldest started his journey now with IGCSE and hope to be starting without A-levels 2020. I would lie if I tell you the time flew by… It didn’t. It crawled. Sometimes painfully. Sometimes naturally. But it still crawled. My youngest is spread out over three grades! You…

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This month in History

This month in History: June

General events not linked to a day National Candy Month National Dairy Month National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month National Iced Tea Month National Papaya Month First Friday in June: National Donut Day 1 June National Hazelnut Cake Day Donut Day 1935 Compulsory Driving Test is introduced for all drivers in England 1938 Superman Appears For The First Time in…

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Updates and feedback

Ramblings daily…

Halo there! On this Sunday night all is well. I read a post this morning from one of the myriads of blogs I browse from time to time. And this blogger is living the life. He has an online business and travels and enjoys his life on his own terms. I have however no illusions that he works hard. Because…

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Updates and feedback

Ramblings daily…

Well halo there! I haven’t been on here in quite a while. Other than refreshing my ‘This Month in History’ posts, my poor blog fell by the wayside. Quite a bit happened though. Not justifying my absence but just so you know. I used to be a homeschool mama (I guess my bio needs an update) but that changed last…

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