Stay up Past Your Breadtime on Croissant Day


Croissants! No matter how pretentiously you pronounce them, they’re delicious in any language. And while the concept of having a Croissant Day may seem ridiculous, we’ve celebrated far less worthy foodstuffs — in my not-so-humble opinion. Just grab a flaky, doughy, buttery lump of twisted, …continue reading

Star Trek Red Shirt Dog Toy Sets Phaser to Fun


Unless you were written into the script as a recurring character on the original Star Trek series, donning a red shirt meant that you were likely destined for an untimely demise soon after beaming down on your first away mission.

The same holds true for …continue reading

Pondering Life’s Greater Mysteries on Puzzle Day


What makes solving the problems presented by a puzzle more fun than solving the bigger problems that vex our lives? That might be something to ponder as we work out ways to observe Puzzle Day!:

This fellow finds your lack of enthusiasm for Puzzle Day …continue reading

Mixing Business with Pleasure on Fun at Work Day


You may not love what you do for a living, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t try and have fun while you’re doing it. Fun at Work Day reminds us to take a step back from the task at hand — whatever that task may …continue reading

Thomas Crapper Day Celebrates More Than Toilet Humor


Urine the majority when you think that Thomas Crapper Day exploits the legacy of an innovative sanitation field mastermind for the cheap and easy laughs of toilet humor, but let’s get a handle on the situation.

I hate to dump this on you, but contrary …continue reading

Going Thick in the Middle on Peanut Brittle Day


Thought the decadence of end-of-the-year holidays was past us and you could finally put the pedal to the metal on your fitness resolutions? Then I hate to have to be the one to break this to you, but today’s National Peanut Brittle Day!

Well, you …continue reading

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Campfire Chargers and Tiny Camera Drones


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National Pie Day is a Sweet and Savory Occasion


Who doesn’t love pie? Sure, maybe you’re not a fan of certain kinds of pie, but perhaps you’re just not thinking outside the crust!

There are pot pies, apple pies, shepherd’s pies, pumpkin pies, lemon meringue pies, Cumberland pies, banana cream pies, curry pies, cherry …continue reading

Cultivating Human Ingenuity on Celebration Of Life Day


Celebration of Life Day, I’m told, is for appreciating our children and grandchildren, but what about those of us who have gotten along so far without either? Can we include nieces and nephews, little cousins, and cool neighbor kids who don’t annoy us too much? …continue reading