Fold a paper airplane, and step out into the sunshine. Sail it up in the air, and let your imagination follow it. Are you happy with its flight? Do you want it to travel higher and farther? Try another design, and use a different type of paper. With each new try, you’re learning, and you’re […]
Hot and sultry, August gives us every excuse to sit in the shade and sip a cool one while we contemplate the celebrations that make this month special.
President Ronald Reagan wanted it just for them. A special day to show respect and appreciation for our elders. August 21 is Senior Citizens Day. Seniors are our national treasures, and there is nothing they like more than special days to remind them they’re old. I guess it’s nice having your own holiday, but should […]
On August 13, Left-Handers Day, one in ten individuals may rejoice. If you’re one of the select celebrants, you’re in good company. Some of the most prominent names in history were left-handed. Despite stigmas once associated with being left-handed, society now concludes lefties are often creative geniuses whose great minds think far ahead of their […]
Who doesn’t savor a perfectly cooked steak? On August 13, indulge your craving for a steak dinner in celebration of Filet Mignon Day. This sublime steak is thick, juicy and tender. Unlike cheaper cuts of beef, saws are not required. It can be cooked on the grill or under the broiler, but one of the […]
On August 3, Watermelon Day, celebrate this popular summer fruit with its bright red hue and a flavor like the sweetness of candy. Few natural treats beat the heat like the juice from a bite of chilled watermelon. Watermelon has a high water content, hence the name. It’s typically harvested during summer months. There are […]