November in Pop Culture History

Observances: Academic Writing Month Annual Family Reunion Planning Month Movember Fun With Fondue Month Transgender Awareness Month Native American Heritage Month Epilepsy Awareness Month Blog Posting Month NaNoWriMo National Pomegranate Month Impaired Driving Prevention Month Men Make Dinner Day (First Thursday) Daylight Savings Time Ends (First Sunday) World Quality Day (Second Thursday) Barack Obama Day…

August in Pop Cultue History

Observances- Get Ready For Kindergarten Month Happiness Happens Month What Will Be Your Legacy Month Children’s Eye Health and Safety Month National Water Quality Month Family Meals Month Get Acquainted With Kiwifruit Month Goat Cheese Month Peach Month Sandwich Month National Farmer’s Market Week (First Full Week) International Clown Week (Aug. 1 – 7) International…

July in Pop Culture History

Observances and Celebrations: Anti-Boredom Month Culinary Arts Month National Hot Dog Month National Ice Cream Month Shark Week Canada Day (July 1) International Free Hugs Day (July 1) World UFO Day (July 2) Stay Out of the Sun Day (July 3) World Environment Day (July 5) National Fried Chicken Day (July 6) World Chocolate Day…

Comic Review: Oblivion Song #3

The Background- I may have fallen a bit behind on the reviews of this series having just released the recap of issue two last week.  But, with the third book coming out just earlier this month we are back on track.  And thankfully so, Oblivion Song is only getting bigger and badder with monsters and…

Calgary Comic and Entertainment Expo: Day Four

The largest pop culture convention in Western Canada is officially all wrapped up.  It was a spectacular weekend full of amazing guests, vendors, and food.  I can easily say that this was the best year yet, and the expansion of Artists Alley was a complete success.  I would like to send a shout out to…

The Great Chris Debate of 2018

This is a joint release from Green Onion of The Green Onion Blog and Rob Wantz of My Side of the Laundry Room. Recently, Rob and I have been sitting on the sidelines as our blogging family has been debating over which Chris is the greatest Chris in Hollywood.  With four individual posts and a…

Sunday Mise en Place (Mar. 19 to 25, ‘018)

I’ve always enjoyed writing the year with the unnecessary zero. The ‘018 looks better to me than an ’18. I cannot explain why, but I am sticking with it. I have my own blog to have my own fun in little satisfactory ways. What better place to put it down than the Mise en Place,…