~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 27, 2011 Post Updated: March 27, 2012 ★~ Today’s Quote: First, I prepare. Then I have faith ~ Joe Namath ★~March 27: Joe Day: “Joe” Day celebrates you if your name is Joe. The name Joseph reached the height of its popularity in the 1890s (ranked no. 6) and 1910s … Continue reading March 27, 2011: National Joe Day
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 26, 2011 ★~ Today’s Quote: "Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one’s definition of your life; define yourself." — Robert Frost ★~ Make Up A Day to Celebrate: The El Morno calendar is open for suggestions. This will give us the opportunity … Continue reading March 26, 2011: Make Up A Day To Celebrate!
African puff adde is an adorable-looking, ferocious, furry psycho who climbs up trees to battle six-foot cobras thirteen feet above the ground, catches and eats birds, and chases away leopards. Honey badgers even take on the super-deadly African puff adder, one of the most venomous snakes on the planet. The honey badger has reportedly killed male … Continue reading Honey Badger Bad Ass-Let Her Loose!
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 25,2011 ★~ Today’s Quote: "I wish it need not have happened in my time," said Frodo."So do I," said Gandalf, "and so do all who live to see such times. But that is not for them to decide. All we have to decide is what to do with the time … Continue reading March 25, 2011: Waffle Day, Tolkien Reading Day
Have you met my Mom? Today is Chocolate Raisin Day. On El Morno, I posted about how my mother explained to me, during my impressionable years, that raisins were evil and I should never eat them. Ever. Apart from that brief moment when I stepped over to the dark side and ate an oatmeal … Continue reading My Mother is NOT like other Mothers.
As promised--The Raisin Experiment. I know you were waiting with bated breath. . .but sometimes these things take a little time to get just right. Odd appreciates your patience and assures you this video is well worth the wait....REALLY!
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 24, 2011 ★~ Today's Quote “This wasn't just plain terrible, this was fancy terrible. This was terrible with raisins in it.” Dorothy Parker ★~ Today is National Chocolate Covered Raisin Day! Enjoy this tasty combination of chocolate and fruit. If you are like me and do not like raisins feel free … Continue reading March 24, 2011: Chocolate Covered Raisin Day
Cole has been driving one week today, and I find it ironic that Near-Miss Day falls on the same day as our one-week anniversary of driving together. Wednesday, March 16th – Cole got his driver’s permit, and we drove together for the first time. Yikes. I was not as calm as I thought I would … Continue reading Driving 1 Week~Only a Few Near-Misses!
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno~♥~★~★~♥ ~ March 24, 2011 ★~ Today’s Quote: “Consider how hard it is to change yourself and you'll understand what little chance you have in trying to change others.” ~ unknown ★~ Near Miss Day: On March 23, 1989 a huge asteroid came within 500,000 miles of Earth. That may seem like it was still … Continue reading March 24, 2011: Near Miss Day!
Like Attracts Like Recently, as I was sorting through Camp Run-A-Pup pictures, it occurred to me, once again, how often we have the same colors and breeds of pups check into the camp, even though they are not related. Joe and I were students of the law of attraction long before it was considered “new … Continue reading Like Attracts Like-Camp-Run-A-Pup