~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ May 25, 2011 Posted Updated: May 25, 2012 Today’s Quote: Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good. Ralph Waldo Emerson, ★~ National Tap Dance Day: Hurry, grab your tap shoes or glue some quarters to the bottom of your sneakers and … Continue reading May 25, 2011: Tap Dance Day, Geek Pride Day, Wine Day
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ May 24th, 2011 ★~ Today is Brothers Day: Pay tribute to the brothers in your life - whether you've received the gift of brotherhood through biology, union affiliation, or shared life experiences. ★~ Today is International Tiara Day: I do hope your tiara is polished and ready to wear. Today … Continue reading Celebrating Brothers, Tiaras, Escargot!
Cole left to go on his two-week biodynamic farm class trip this morning. Some of you have expressed an interest in biodynamic farming and have asked me to share more about the concept; this is especially funny, since I don’t even have a garden. However, I do have a really cool gardening hat and … Continue reading Biodynamic Farming: Waldorf School Trip
Please help yourself to some iced tea and let’s muse for awhile. Cole left for his Biodynamic farming school trip. After I dropped him off at school I looked down and found a lucky penny. I think it was a penny from heaven—a sign from Joe that Cole would be just fine. Since Cole will be … Continue reading Musing: Cole’s Trip, Pennies and Snapping Turtles
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ May 23, 2011 Posted Updated: May 23, 2012 ★~Today's Quote: "Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out." James Bryant Conant, Harvard President ★~ Lucky Penny Day: It’s Lucky Penny Day! True, a penny doesn’t buy much, if anything. It used to of course, back … Continue reading May 23, 2011: Pennies Day, Turtles Day, Taffy Day!
Starbucks in Melbourne, Australia. The Starbucks has not been touched! Did you wondered where El Morno was this morning? Did you worry? Just a little? I did check in on Facebook with an abbreviated El Morno but until now I have not been able to update Odd. Cole and I went undercover...traveling far and wide! … Continue reading Rapture or Coincidence? Your Call….
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ May 21, 2011 “One is wise to cultivate the tree that bears fruit in our soul” Henry David Thoreau ★~ National Memo Day: TO: El Morno Readers Fr: El Morno Sub Today is National Memo Day. Date: May 21, 2011 I did not get the memo, so I have no idea … Continue reading Celebrating: Memo Day, Waitress & Waiters, Strawberries & Cream
Today, let’s muse over root beer floats… It’s just been one of those days…El Morno has turned into El Nighto. Cole had a short paper due on Julius Caesar today, and we have been discussing Brutus’ tragic flaws. To me, it seemed like a no brainer: Brutus was a hubristic ass who sold out … Continue reading Facebook Friends to the Rescue! Musing over Root Beer Floats!
~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ May 20, 2011 ★~ Today's Quote: "If you're afraid of butter, use cream." ~ Julia Child ★~ Millionaire Day: POOF! You are a millionaire . . . now what? ★~ Strawberry Day: Strawberry season is just getting started, so it's time to stock up on your favorite shortcake topper and smoothie … Continue reading May 20, 2011 Millionaire Day, Quiche Lorraine Day, Strawberry Day!
I'm so happy you are in my Odd neighborhood and stopped by for a cuppa and a little El Morno musing. Please help yourself to coffee. If you would rather have tea just let me know! On my rides home from taking Cole to school this week, I had two very funny encounters. Yesterday, … Continue reading El Morno Musings: Cole’s Little Heat Engine!