Monthly Archives: March 2016

Get Those Thank You Cards Ready! It’s National Doctor’s Day Tomorrow

National Doctor's Day

Applaud the people who keep you healthy; tomorrow is National Doctor’s Day! Do you thank your doctor? It’s not common practice for all of us, since oftentimes doctor’s visits are associated with nerves or discomfort. That doesn’t mean your healthcare provider isn’t worthy of gratitude, though; doctors can help to keep us healthy. Tomorrow is

Coca Cola was Invented on March 29, 1886

Coca Cola was Invented on March 29, 1886

On March 29, 1886, Dr. John Pemberton created the first batch of Coca-Cola in his backyard. 130 years ago today, a man stirring a concoction over a fire in his backyard in Atlanta, Georgia was about to make history. Dr. John Pemberton, a pharmacist, was in the process of brewing the first batch of what

Cheers! Today is World Water Day

World Water Day

As you get your daily dose of water, think about World Water Day. Do you drink as much as water as you should and is recommended?  I’m a huge consumer of water, at least one gallon a day.  I attribute my brilliant health (thank goodness) to my copious water consumption.   In the United States, it’s

March 21, 2006: The First Tweet Ever

March 21, 2006: First Tweet

The first tweet, published on March 21, 2006, read “just setting up my twttr.” It’s hard to believe that just a decade and a day ago, Twitter didn’t exist! On March 21, 2006, the first tweet ever was published. It read, “just setting up my twttr.” Twitter founder Jack Dorsey sent out that first tweet.

March 19th Marks Swallows and St. Joseph

March 19th: Swallows Return & St. Joseph's Day

The swallows return to Mission San Juan Capistrano tomorrow, on St. Joseph’s Day. If you happen to be near Mission San Juan Capistrano tomorrow, there’s an annual phenomenon you won’t want to miss! Each year, flocks of swallows return to California’s most famous mission on March 19th, St. Joseph’s Day. On the day of Saint

Tomorrow is St. Patrick’s Day! Here’s What You Need to Know

St. Patrick’s Day

St. Patrick’s Day is nearly here! Get ready with these fun facts. With St. Patrick’s Day around the corner, we might be digging out our best green clothing and paying closer attention to clovers. Those aren’t the only things we might consider doing; here’s some fun facts to have handy to wow our friends tomorrow.

Saturday was Girl Scout Day!

Girl Scout Day

This weekend gave us the chance to celebrate a great organization for local girls. March 12th was National Girl Scout Day in honor of the first day of Girl Scouting in the United States: March 12th, 1912. For over a century, Girl Scouts has worked to bring out the power in every girl. There’s quite