Baked Alaska Day

Baked Alaska Day

Every February 1st

Thank you, American physicist Mr. Benjamin Thompson, for discovering how to make meringue back in the early 1800's! For meringue is a key component of Baked Alaska, the spotlighted dish being celebrated on Baked Alaska...

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Bubblegum Day

Bubblegum Day

1st February (First Friday in February)

”For some reason, chewing gum for me gets my brain going.- Brie Larson That’s been our experience too. Something about keeping the jaw closed and chewing makes the brain just focus in and start concentrating. That’s...

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Car Insurance Day

Car Insurance Day

Every February 1st

Stop groaning! Car Insurance Day is a real day of celebration I assure you! For many thinking about or talking about their car insurance is rather like punishment rather than a party! I am here...

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Decorating With Candy Day

Decorating With Candy Day

Every February 1st

I am literally jumping and squealing like a little kid! You heard correctly, it is Decorating with Candy Day! Let your imagination run away today. Put a sprinkle of candy on everything you eat or...

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Wear Red Day

Wear Red Day

1st February (First Friday of February)

Red, it’s powerful and scintillating, and the color of that most vital fluid that pumps through our hearts. The right red dress can really fire up your appearance, making you stand out in a crowd...

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Working Naked Day

Working Naked Day

1st February (First Friday in February)

Yes, you did read the title correctly! There is such a thing as Working Naked Day! When you think about work, I’m sure nakedness isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. What about if...

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World Read Aloud Day

World Read Aloud Day

Every February 1st

"People would stand in line for days and pay hundreds of dollars if there were a pill that could do everything for a child that reading aloud does. It expands their interest in books, vocabulary...

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Serpent Day

Serpent Day

Every February 1st

Serpent Day is a day of reflection and coming to grips with our fears. It’s dedicated to pondering our reactions to the prime material behind that expensive high-fashion snake-skin handbag. Its unique, slithering form has long been...

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Vegan Cuisine Month

Vegan Cuisine Month

Every February

“My own view is that being a vegetarian or vegan is not an end in itself, but a means towards reducing both human and animal suffering and leaving a habitable planet to future generations.” ~Peter...

North American Inclusion Month

North American Inclusion Month

Every February

North American Inclusion Month (NAIM) was created by the Yachad/National Jewish Council for Disabilities. Now some five years old, the North American Inclusion Month was established as a way of recognising the need for more...

Cherry Month

Cherry Month

Every February

“In the cherry blossom’s shade there’s no such thing as a stranger.” - Issa Because cherries are so… very. Cherries are an amazing fruit, little jewels dangling from branches that not long ago painted the sky...

Bake For Family Fun Month

Bake For Family Fun Month

Every February

If baking is any labor at all, it's a labor of love. A love that gets passed from generation to generation. - Regina Brett There’s something about the smell of baked goods cooking in the oven...

Bird-Feeding Month

Bird-Feeding Month

Every February

"Come feed the little birds, show them you care And you'll be glad if you do Their young ones are hungry, their nests are so bare All it takes is tuppence from you" - Tuppence – Mary Poppins It’s...

Hot Breakfast Month

Hot Breakfast Month

Every February

What nicer thing can you do for somebody than make them breakfast? - Anthony Bourdain Breakfast is often said to be the most important meal of the day, and that’s why so many of us make...

Library Lovers’ Month

Library Lovers’ Month

Every February

If you have a garden and a library, you have everything you need. - Marcus Tullius Cicero Stop hugging that library. No wait, my mistake, I forgot that it’s Library Lovers Month- and it seems to have...