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December 5, 2015

Bathtub Party Day
Histories of bathtubs and bathing
Ways to Celebrate National Bathtub Party Day

Repeal Day

So how to celebrate this day? Why drink, of course!  *wink*

World Soil Day
It seems soil may be more than dirt.
Why is soil important?
The Dirt on Dirt
Restoring Soil Nutrients: Twelve critical soil nutrients your plants need for healthy growth and how to supply them.

Sachertorte Day
History of the Sachertorte
Try making your own with either this recipe or this recipe

Salesperson Day
Thank any salesperson you interact with today, especially this time of year!
What kind of act of kindness could you pass out to them?  Maybe foot cream since most of them are on their feet so much? Or maybe a gift card for a snack/drink?

International Ninja Day
Are ninjas real? 
10 Amazing Legends Of Ninjas From History
The American Ninja Workout - this is as close to ninja as *you* are going to get.

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Today I want to celebrate transformation - the work we have each put in day after day, month after month, year after year to become not who we were. Let me say this - there is no shame in who we were because that was the hurt us - the baggage laden us - the angry us. And we've done the work so let's celebrate who we aren't and who we now are!  The song above is all about being transformed - from the choices to let go of pain and find healing. It inspired something called cardboard testimonies which I personally love. A way to share your story in one or two sentences/phrases. I don't know about you but I love not being who I was. I still have work to do but I love looking back and seeing the transformation I've gone through thus far. 

Here's some inspiration - yes, a lot of it is faith based (okay maybe all of it) but if you don't subscribe to a faith that's okay! You still have a cardboard testimony. 


So in case *you* didn't know...I have a wee obsession with the TV show Friends. Nothing that requires an intervention...well at least I don't think so. *wink*

Today's #FRIENDSFriday is all about how well do you, or I, know the show? It's time for a little Friends Trivia!

And in keeping with the trivia focus today here's a clip of one of my most favorite episodes of Friends that features one of the best games of trivia ever!

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of or prompted by feelings of tenderness, sadness, or nostalgia.

Watching my brothers become Uncles - thanks to my oldest redhead - has been one of the best things in my life. It was through their interactions with her from the moment she was born until present day that made me see the men they were growing up to be and what kind of Father's they would be to their own children someday. It takes nothing at all for me to think back to those days when she was an itty-bitty and my brothers - who had no experience with babies - took on soothing her when she cried, changing her diapers, helping feed her, and just snuggling. Mushy gushy heart.

What makes you sentimental today?