Blood, Sweat, and Tears

"Writing styles are not easy to come by, they are forged by fire, they are cooled by the tears of ones own eyes, and they are oiled by the authors own blood; sheathing that style is an entirely new level of pain." - Shy willow

Thursday, May 1, 2014

What's Happening this Month? May 2014

May 2014


Daily Observances

1st- Lei Day
1st- Labor Day/May Day
1st Saturday- Kentucky Derby Horse Race
4th- "May the fourth be with you" celebrated by Star Wars Fans
5th- Cinco De Mayo
12th- International Nurses Day
25th- Towel Day
2nd Sunday in May- Mothers Day
Last Monday of May- Memorial Day

Week Long Observances

New Zealand Sign Language Month
Bike Week
International Headband Week (um? people of the 80's Unite!!!?)
2nd Week in May- Gamblers Week
-Stuttering Awareness Week
3rd Week- American Craft Beer Week
-Safe Boating Week
-Emergency Medical Services Week
-Hospitol Week
(Is it just me or is there soemthing fishy about week 3?)

Month Long Observances

Month of Music in New Zealand
Haitian Heritage Month
Asthma Awareness Month
National Stroke Awareness Month
Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month
Skin Cancer Awareness Month
National Smile Month in the UK
National Bike Month in the USA
Mental Health Awareness Month
Teacher Appreciation Month



Birthstone: Emerald, American Gem Society
Flower: Lily of the Valley, and Crategus monogyna 
Zodiacs: Taurus and Gemini



Interested in some current events? Check out May 2014.






And because I couldn't Help it...

 

 


4 Year of Age: My Mommy can do anything!
8 Year of Age: My Mom knows a lot! A whole lot!
12 Year of Age: My Mother doesn't really know quite everything.
14 Year of Age: Naturally, Mother doesn't know that, either.
16 Year of Age: Mother? She's hopelessly old-fashioned.
18 Year of Age: That old woman? She's way out of date!
25 Year of Age: Well, she might know a little bit about it.
35 Year of Age: Before we decide, let's get Mom's opinion.
45 Year of Age: Wonder what Mom would have thought about it?
65 Year of Age: Wish I could talk it over with Mom.
(Butler Webs)

 

~ Thanks for Stopping by!!
~ Jenn aka. Mom

Special Thanks to the February listings in Wikipedia, Daily & Monthly Holidays, Butler Webs

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