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Monthly Archives: July 2019

Today Marks the Anniversary of Disneyland’s Opening

roller coaster

On this day in 1955, the “Happiest Place on Earth” opened its gates. On July 17th, 1995, Disneyland Park opened in Anaheim, California.  Overseen by Walt Disney himself, Disneyland was designed to attract tourists and entertain fans.  Since it’s opening, Disneyland has seen several additions, including New Orleans Square (1966), Bear/Critter Country (1972), Mickey’s Toontown

Tips to Take Care of Our Cars This Summer

car with hood open

We’d like to recommend these summer car maintenance suggestions. While many of us don’t have to concern ourselves with rain, wind, or other adverse weather conditions during the summer months, this does not mean that summertime is without its risks. To help ensure that our cars continue to run smoothly this season, here are some of

Here’s an Opportunity to Help Conserve Water with These Landscaping Tips

succulents

Let’s try out these drought-tolerant landscaping tips. For those of us who live in dry areas that are prone to drought, it’s in our best interest to cut down on the amount of water we use in and around our homes.  One of the ways that we can conserve is by implementing drought-tolerant landscaping in

Happy Birthday E.B. White!

birthday cupcake

Let’s remember this iconic author on the anniversary of his birth. On this day in 1899, Elwyn Brooks (E.B.) White was born in North Brooklin, Maine.  While E.B. White is best known for his children’s books (Stuart Little, Charlotte’s Web, and The Trumpet of the Swan), he was also a prolific essayist, poet, satirist, and

Let’s Try Out This Recipe for National Picnic Month

picnic blanket and set up

Join us as we prepare for the perfect picnic with this tasty recipe! July is National Picnic Month! Obviously, the best way to celebrate this month is by taking our loved ones out on a fun picnic in the outdoors.  However, no picnic is complete without some delicious food.  In honor of this National Picnic Month,

Pucker Up! It’s National Kissing Day

parent kissing their baby

Let’s give our loved ones a smooch this National Kissing Day. July 6th marks the unofficial holiday, National Kissing Day.  First established in the United Kingdom, this holiday has spread to other countries around the world and is sometimes referred to as World Kissing Day. As the name suggests, National Kissing Day encourages us to

Let’s Celebrate National Tom Sawyer Days!

picture of mark twain

Let’s remember this iconic literary figure and the author who brought him to life on National Tom Sawyer Days. National Tom Sawyer Days in an annual event held in Hannibal, Missouri, the hometown of the famous American author, Mark Twain.  This event draws Twain fans from all over the world who wish to celebrate their