01 September, 2012

Reasons To Celebrate

September 12
Hello, September! With a flip of the calendar page you'll be happy to know there are many more than thirty reasons to celebrate unique and bizarre occasions, a new one (or 2 or 3 or 4) each day of this month!
Today, the 1st, is Emma Nutt Day, the first woman telephone operator.
2. VJ Day or National Beheading Day (gruesome)
3. Labor Day or Skyscraper Day
4. Newspaper Carrier Day
5. Be Late For Something Day or Cheese Pizza Day
6. Fight Procrastination Day or Read a Book Day
7. Neither Rain Nor Snow Day
8. International Literacy Day or National Date Nut Bread Day* or Pardon Day
9. Grandparents Day Or National Pet Memorial Day or Teddy Bear Day
10. Sewing Machine Day (YAY!!) or Swap Ideas Day
11. 911 Remembrance Day or Make Your Bed Day or No News Is Good News Day
12. Chocolate Milkshake Day or National Video Games Day
13. Defy Superstition Day or Fortune Cookie Day or National Peanut Day or Positive Thinking Day (I like that!) or Uncle Sam Day
14. National Cream-filled Donut Day
15. Make A Hat Day or Felt Hat Day
16. Step Family Day or Mayflower Day or Mexican Independence Day or National Play-Doh Day or National Women's Friendship Day or Working Parents Day
17. National Apple Dumpling Day or Citizenship Day or Constitution Day
18. National Cheeseburger Day
19. International Talk Like A Pirate Day or National Butterscotch Pudding Day
20. National Punch Day
21. International Peace Day or Miniature Golf Day or POW/MIA Recognition Day or World Gratitude Day
22. Business Women's Day or Elephant Appreciation Day or International Rabbit Day or Oktoberfest (?)
23. Checkers Day or Dog in Politics Day and/or Mrs. Goodneedle's Birthday!
24. National Cherries Jubilee Day
25. National Comic Book Day
26. Johnny Appleseed Day
27. Crush A Can Day
28. Ask A Stupid Question Day (I love this one!) or National Good Neighbor Day or Native American Day
29. Confucius Day
30. National Mud Pack Day

* The alternate date for national Date Nut Bread Day is December 22 (good to know)!

And, as if these aren't reason enough to throw a party, this entire month is National Sewing Month!!
Life is Good!


Pen Pen said...

Well, who knew? LOL Let's have a Chick Fil A milkshake EVERYDAY!

quiltkeemosabe said...

So much to choose from!!!! By October we'll be worn out!

Janet O. said...

I feel informed--and ready to party!!

Quiltdivajulie said...

September 1 is also our older son's 34th birthday!

Kathy ... aka Nana said...

September is also National Sewing Month (www.nationalsewingmonth.org).

Ancestor Collector said...

It's also your birthday month. You can start celebrating right away!! :-)

LizA. said...

Oh my--so many reasons to celebrate! Thnx for sharing.