This month in History

This month in History: March

General events not linked to a day Woman History Month National Fresh Celery Month National Noodle Month National Flour Month National Frozen Food Month National Nutrition Month National Peanut Month National Hot Cross Bun Day (Good Friday) National Sauce Month National Caffeine Awareness Month 1 March St. David’s Day (Wales) National Peanut Butter Lover’s Day 1932 The Lindbergh baby is…

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This month in History: February

General events not linked to a day Canned Food Month National Chocolate Lovers Month National Cherry Month National Grapefruit Month National Snack Food Month National Potato Lovers Month Return Shopping Carts to the Supermarket Month National Hot Breakfast Month 1st week of Feb- African Heritage & Health Week 3rd Weekend of February: National Margarita Weekend “Superbowl Sunday” : National Pork…

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Books I read

Book I Read: Philosopher’s Crystal by Marcin Dolecki

Description on Amazon Twenty-year-old Philip lives alone in an authoritarian country, his parents arrested after the imperial police find a secret notebook in their apartment. Then one evening Philip meets an uncommon girl, her name Julia, possibly on the run from the police, or sent to him as a secret agent by the state. Despite his concerns, he offers to…

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Something I found in my diary of way back in 2013: another more chatty review of Philosopher’s Stone by JK Rowling

30/12/2013 I have avoided reading the Harry Potter books by JK Rowling. All for religious reasons! Imagine. But I figured the other day, reading about witches and wizards is not going to add or take anything away from my salvation. There is not some magical power being exerted by the book that will enchant me. Everything in life depends on…

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This month in History

This month in History: January

General events not linked to a date National Hot Tea Month National Oatmeal Month National Slow Cooking Month National Soup Month National Baking Month National Fat-Free Living Month 1 January National Bloody Mary Day National Black Eyed Pea Day 1735 Paul Revere’s Birthday (1735 – 1818) 1752 Betsy Ross’s Birthday (1752 – 1836) 1892 Ellis Island Begins As Immigration gateway…

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This month in History: December

National Egg Nog Month National Fruit Cake Month 1 December World Aids Day the official website Rosa Parks Day (1955 Rosa Parks sets off a bus boycott in Montgomery, Georgia) Rosa Parks on Garden of Praise Rosa Parks – Legacy on Biography National Fried Pie Day 1934 Josef Stalin begins a purge of enemies in the Soviet Union Joseph Stalin…

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Books I read

Book I Read: Pagoo by Holling Clancy Holling

Description by Rufolf Steiner College Bookstore A detailed study of tide pool life is presented in text and pictures through the story of Pagoo, a hermit crab. A perfect story for fourth grade “Human and Animal” classes, or nature studies.The story begins…Little Pagurus- “Pagoo” for short- floated at the surface of the sea. Pagurus (Pa-gu-rus) would grow into a two-fisted…

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