★~ ♥~♥~★~ El Morno!~♥~★ ~★~♥~ July 29,2015 Camp-Run-A-Pup. Click to see more pictures.  ★~ Today’s Quote: “Once again, my life has been saved by the miracle of lasagna.”’Garfield’ (Jim Davis) ★~ Lasagna Day: It all began with a pan! The term “lasagna” comes from the Greek word, “lasagnum,” meaning dish or bowl. The ancient Greeks first […]

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Milk Chocolate Day

by on July 28, 2015

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 28, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote:  All you need is love. But a little chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.~ Charles M. Schulz ★~ Milk Chocolate Day: After it was imported from America beginning in the 16th century, the upper crust of Europe fell in love with chocolate — but […]

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~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 27, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote: ““The water was not fit to drink. To make it palatable, we had to add whisky. By diligent effort, I learned to like it.” Winston Churchill ★~ Scotch Day: Today is good news for Scotch Drinkers. The first written record of Scotch whisky originates from around […]

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Dog Food Apply Common Sense

June 14, 2015

Dog food. I’d rather talk about less controversial topics like the measles vaccinations, police brutality, or if Bruce Jenner is a woman, but since I am so often asked, I will offer up some opinions on dog food instead. My opinions are based on my Camp-Run-A-Pup experience.  I’m also able to identify and name most kibble […]

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Manslamming First World Feminist Issue

June 11, 2015

Manslamming. I had no idea such a word existed until my teen introduced the term to me during one of daily car trips to pick up and drop off campers. We spend a lot of time in the car, and sometimes the conversations are insightful.  Below is a snippet of my car conversation with my […]

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BallPoint Pen Day, Ice Tea Day

June 10, 2015

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ June 10, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote: “There should be a place where only the things you want to happen, happen” ― Maurice Sendak, Where the Wild Things Are ★~ Ball Point Pen Day In 1943, brothers Laszlo and Georg Bíró filed a patent for what’s now one of the world’s most […]

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Soul Food, Best Friends, Name Your Poison

June 8, 2015

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ June 8, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote:  “ Form follows function – that has been misunderstood. Form and function should be one, joined in a spiritual union. ~ Frank Lloyd Wright ★~ June – National Soul Food Month Let’s start with figuring out, what the heck soul is to begin with since the […]

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Bonza Bottler Day, Yo-Yo Day, Gardening Exercise Day

June 6, 2015

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ June 6, 2015 ★~Today’s Quote: Life is like a Yo-Yo…sometimes you’re up, sometimes you’re down, and sometimes you just get all tangled up in the elf’s string. ~ Life  ★~Bonza Bottler Day: Whenever the number of the day is the same as the number of the month – like today, which […]

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Repeat Day, Egg Day

June 3, 2015

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ June 3rd, 2015 ★~ Today’s Quote:  Celebrate what you want to see more of. Tom Peters ★~ Repeat Day: Did you know that today is Repeat Day? Did you know that today is Repeat Day? Why am I repeating myself? Well, because today is Repeat Day. If I told you […]

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Flip A Coin, Say Something Nice, Dare Day, Barefoot Day, Hazelnut Cake Day

June 1, 2015

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ June 1, 2015 Rabbit! Rabbit! Happy June 1st! ★~ Flip A Coin Day: Heads or tails? Rumor has it that Julius Caesar invented the coin flip as a method for making decisions. Of course, he always called “heads,” because his own head was on the Roman coin. Caesar’s coin flip settled […]

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