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ON THIS DAY: November 24, 2016

November 24th is

Celebrate Your Unique Talent Day

Horse Welfare Day *

National Sardines Day

Eat a Sandwich Day *

Turkey-Free Thanksgiving


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Quote of the day

If you look the right way, you can see that the whole world is a garden. – Frances Hodgson Burnett who was born on this day in 1849. 91 more words


November 24 in history

380 – Theodosius I made his adventus, or formal entry, into Constantinople.

1429 – Joan of Arc unsuccessfully besieged La Charité.

1542 – … 608 more words


Your showtune for November 23 is

“Live Out Loud” – A Little Princess

Music: Andrew Lippa   Lyrics: Brian Crawley

Live out loud today with this invigorating number where Sara Crewe vows not to be swayed by others but to follow her own path through life.  36 more words


Frances Hodgson: The Secret Garden

The Secret Garden
2016 Book Challenge: a book a friend recommended
by Frances Hodgson Burnett
narrated by Johanna Ward
(children’s fiction, classic fiction)

I somehow managed to avoid reading this one as a child. 417 more words

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