~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 30, 2014 ★~ Today’s Quote:  If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person’s point of view and see things from that person’s angle as well as from your own. ★~Cheesecake Day: Say cheese…cake! Cheesecake often reflects the region it […]


There really is an app for everything. A startup in San Francisco called ManServants aims to give every woman exactly what she wants: a man who does exactly what she wants. The company, founded by two advertising copywriters, wants to unleash our inner lady of leisure and provide us with a gentleman, tailored-to-order, mashup of […]


★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 29, 2014 ★~ Today’s Quote: The best thing one can do when it’s raining is to let it rain.  ~Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ★~ National 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 used these […]


Milk Chocolate Day

July 28, 2014

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 28, 2014 ★~ Today’s Quote:  Chocolate doesn’t ask silly questions, chocolate understands  (unknown) ★~ 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 they only knew it as a ground-up mixture that […]

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Pray For Peace

July 27, 2014

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 27, 2014  Pray For Peace I was going to post a very late El Morno (let’s blame Cousin Carla), but first I stopped by, It’s Just Life , El Morno friend Beth Ann’s blog, and watched this music video. I like Reba and the message. War is not just […]

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Dance Day, Cowboy Day, Coffee Milkshake Day

July 26, 2014

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 26th, 2014 ★~ Today’s Quote: “And hand in hand, on the edge of the sand,  They danced by the light of the moon.” ― Edward Lear, The Owl and the Pussycat ★~ National Dance Day: “You’ve gotta dance like there’s nobody watching, Love like you’ll never be hurt, Sing like […]

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Hot Fudge Sundae Day, Threading the Needle

July 25, 2014

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 25, 2014 ★~  Today’s Quote: ‘Let’s begin by taking a smallish nap or two.’ ~Winnie the Pooh ★~ Hot Fudge Sundae Day: Today we honor an ice cream dessert combing hot and cold and loved by most the hot fudge sundae. Hot fudge was first introduced in 1906.  A variation to […]

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Cousins Day, Tequila Day, My Birthday!

July 24, 2014

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 24, 2013 I am toasting my birthday, and Cousins (especially those that visit, shop, cook, and cut-up fruit) with a Banana, Pineapple Pina Colada! One of my birthday gifts was a Ninja blender. And for those of you that wonder if I get out enough worry no more!  I’m […]

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Hot Dog Day, Vanilla Ice Cream Day

July 23, 2014

~★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 23, 2014 ★~ Today’s Quote:  “A hotdog at the ballgame beats roast beef at the Ritz.” ~  Humphrey Bogart ★~ National Hot Dog Day: Click here if you need to review the proper way to eat a hot dog. This year, lets talk about how the hot dog was […]

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Grill Day, Spoonerism Day, Rat Catchers Day, Hammock Day

July 22, 2014

★~♥~♥~★~ El Morno! ♥~★~★~♥ ~ July 22, 2014 ★~ Today’s Quote: “Spare rib anyone?” – Adam ★~Grill Day:  July is National Grill month and today is National Grill Day. This means its time to get outside and fire up that grill, if you haven’t already and enjoy the sizzle, the smoke, and the mouth-watering aromas that […]

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