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ON THIS DAY: August 15, 2017

August 15th is

Chauvin Day *

Check (Your Pet’s) Chip Day *

National Relaxation Day *

Lemon Meringue Pie Day


MORE! Kublai Khan, Julia Child and John Cranko, click 1,182 more words


Life and the Staycation in the Little "Apple"

Heid Summer Concert

Nature Along Apple Creek

We don’t live in the big city, not even close to the “Big Apple”. But  living and doing a staycation in our “Little Apple” otherwise known as Appleton, WI has many benefits that residents and visitors of the bigger city can’t even realize. 309 more words

Edna Ferber says:

” The feminine in the man
is the sugar in the whiskey. 
The masculine in the woman
is the yeast in the bread. 
Without these ingredients, … 8 more words

Edna Ferber says:

“Big doesn’t necessarily mean better. 
Sunflowers aren’t better than violets. ” 

100 days 100 short stories:: story twenty-seven, twenty-eight, twenty-nine

story: Babylon Revisited

author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

year: 1931

where: train, Silla to Bologna

note: traveling, delayed post

a line: “It was not an American bar any more–he felt polite in it, and not as if he owned it.” 73 more words

100 Days 100 Short Stories Read Day One

​”Christmas isn’t a season. It’s a feeling.”

—Edna Ferber.

Thought For Today

Your showtune for December 9 is

“Make Believe” – Show Boat

Music: Jerome Kern   Lyrics: Oscar Hammerstein II

Make believe you are living in the late 1800’s today working on a show boat on the Mississippi River with this classic musical based on the novel by Edna Ferber.  29 more words