Grilled Cheese, Licorice Day

by on April 12, 2015

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ April 12, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote:  “Let me ask you something. If someone prays for patience, you think God gives them patience? Or does he give them the opportunity to be patient? If he prays for courage, does God give him courage, or does he give him opportunities to be […]


★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ April 4, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote:  A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song. Maya Angelou ★~ Tell a Lie Day: This is a pretty straight forward celebration. Get out there and tell your best whopper. Don’t worry, you can make it up on […]


Odd Will Be Back

by on March 26, 2015

Odd will resume its regular posting schedule in April. The need to indulge in sleep is the primary reason for my sporadic posting. So dull. But, I’ll be back to make up for all those missed holidays and to share the various and sundry that makes up our riveting Odd life.  Can’t wait, can you? […]


Artichoke Day, Curlew Day, Everything You Do Is Right Day

March 16, 2015

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 16, 2015  For the first time in 100 years, Pi Day fell on 3/14/15, matching up with the first five numbers that represent the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter, 3.1415!  Pretty darn cool. (Yes, I know Pi day is over but what is  couple days between […]

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Tools Day, Oatmeal Nut Waffle Day

March 11, 2015

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 11, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote:  “Your words, your thoughts, your imagination: powerful tools. Remember that and use them wisely.” ― Donald L. Hicks, Look into the stillness ★~ Worship of Tools Day Source: High quality tools have been used for thousands of years. Humans have invented ingenious tools that […]

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International Women’s Day, Peanut Butter Cluster Day

March 8, 2015

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 8,2015 ★~ Today’s Quote: “Whether women are better than men I cannot say – but I can say they are certainly no worse.” – Golda Meir ★~ International Women’s Day: Make It Happen is the 2015 theme for International Women’s day encouraging effective action for advancing and recognising women. The first […]

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Vaccination Myths and Polarization

March 2, 2015

Almost 19 years ago, I received a gift subscription to Mothering Magazine (unfortunately, it is no longer published in a magazine format). It was a beautifully presented magazine that offered alternative views on birth, breastfeeding, discipline, and schooling children. One of the articles in Mothering introduced me to the controversy surrounding vaccinating your child. This article […]

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Banana Cream Pie Day, Same Old Stuff Day

March 2, 2015

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 2, 2013 ★~ Today’s Quote:  “If you never did you should. These things are fun, and fun is good.” ~ Dr Seuss ★~ Banana Cream Pie Day:  People have been making pies filled with cream, pudding, and custard since the Medieval times. Similar inventions from that era include Napoleons, cream […]

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Ruckusmaker Day, Tortilla Chips Day

February 24, 2015

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ February 24, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote:  What would our world look like if more people started projects, made a ruckus, and took risks? ~Seth Godin ★~ Ruckusmaker day Celebrated all over the world, for the first time,  Ruckusmaker Day. Appropriately on what would have  been Steve Jobs’ 60th birthday. Steve’s contribution wasn’t […]

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Hound Dogs, Stella and Synchronicity

February 23, 2015

Nothing but a hound dog . . . Hound Dogs  and synchronicity… What in the world do hound dogs and synchronicity have in common? I am so glad you asked. Pack some snacks; we are heading for Ohio*. This morning the alarm went off at the usual 4:30, and I leaped out of my warm […]

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