"No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow." ~Lin Yutang

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

lazy days of may... yeah right!

May 4, 2010

the days in may

Current mood:bored
May is a busy month.  did you know that may is Date Your Mate Month?  it also is Foster Care Month, National Barbecue Month, National Bike Month, National Blood Pressure Month, National Hamburger Month, National Photograph Month, National Recommitment Month, National Salad Month, and Older Americans Month. 
Weekly Celebrations in may include:
    Nurse's Week - first week of month
    Wildflower Week - week two
    National Bike Week - third week
    National Police Week - third week of month
    Emergency Medical Services Week - fourth week of month
if you're feeling a need to celebrate, but don't know why:
National Teachers Day (Tuesday of the first full week of May)
7 International Tuba Day - first Friday in May
7 Military Spouses Day the Friday before Mother's Day 
7 Space Day - first Friday in May
8 Birth Mother's Day - Saturday before Mother's Day
8 International Migratory Bird Day the second Saturday in May
9 National Train Day- date varies
12 National Receptionist Day the second Wednesday in May
12 School Nurses Day the Wednesday during Nurse's Week
15 Armed Forces Day - third Saturday of month
20 Be a Millionaire Day - now we all can go for that
21 National Bike to Work Day - third Friday of month
29 International Jazz Day - Saturday of Memorial Day weekend.
31 World No Tobacco Day

it's funny that just today i was thinking, "ah, it's quatro de mayo today."  little did i know... 
Try to remember, "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."

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