March in Pop Culture History

Observances:   National Nutrition Month Women’s History Month Reading Awareness Month National Celery Month Youth Art Month National Frozen Food Month Global Money Week (Second Week) World Book Day (First Thursday) Employee Appreciation Day (First Friday) No Smoking Day (Second Wednesday) International Astrology Day (March Equinox) Earth Hour (Last Saturday) National Pig Day (March 1)…

February in Pop Culture History

Observances: Black History Month Chocolate Lovers Month National Bird Feeding Month Random Acts of Kindness Week (Feb. 11 to 17) National Wear Red Day (First Friday) Ice Cream For Breakfast Day (First Saturday) International Purple Hijab Day (Second Saturday) World Marriage Day (Second Sunday) Family Day (Third Monday) International Stand Up to Bullying Day (Last…

January in Pop Culture History

Observances: Alzheimer’s Awareness Month Healthy Weight Awareness Month Oatmeal Month National Soup Month National Non-Smoking Week (3rd Full Week) International Fetish Day (3rd Friday) Bubble Wrap Appreciation Day (Last Monday) National Seed Swap Day (Last Saturday) Polar Bear Swim Day (Jan. 1) Happy Mew Year for Cats Day (Jan. 2) National Science Fiction Day (Jan….

October in Pop Culture History

Observances and Celebrations: International Walk to School Month World Blindness Awareness Month Breast Cancer Awareness Month Health Literacy Month National Bullying Prevention Month LGBT History Month National Pizza Month Oktoberfest Mental Illness Awareness Week (First Week) World Space Week (Week of Oct. 4) Thanksgiving (Second Monday) International Music Day (Oct. 1) International Day of Non-Violence…

September in Pop Culture History

Observances, and Celebration: National Ovarian Cancer Month National Childhood Obesity Awareness Month National Wine Month Mushroom Month National Piano Month Self Improvement Month National Hispanic Heritage Month Rice Month Potato Month National Suicide Prevention Week (Week of Sept. 10) Tolkien Week (Week of Sept. 22) Banned Books Week (Last week of Sept.) Random Acts of…

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…

June in Pop Culture History

Observances and Celebrations: National Smile Month National Accordion Awareness Month LGBTQIA Pride Month African-American Music Appreciation Month National Adopt a Cat Month ALS Awareness Month Bike to Work Week Children’s Day (June 1) Decoration Day (June 2) Doughnut Day (June 2) Armed Forces Day (June 4) National Cheese Day (June 4) World Environment Day (June…

150 Things I Appreciate About Canada

1. Chanterelle Mushrooms: The best thing I have ever tasted that comes directly from the Earth, growing in our backyard. 2. Tim Hortons: For many, many Canadians, it’s an easy claim that this is the best coffee available, and I owe a debt for getting me up on plenty of rough mornings just so I…