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Thought for Today

Pink Lilly Copyright 2015 by R.A. Robbins
Pink Lilly
Copyright 2015 by R.A. Robbins

“The world’s favorite season is the spring. 
All things seem possible in May.”
–  Edwin Way Teale

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Reasons to Celebrate May

There are always reasons to celebrate life if you just look around you.

During May we have the obvious holidays we all know about, May Day (1), Cinco de Mayo (5), Mother’s Day (10), Ascension Day (14), Armed Forces Day (US), Victoria Day (Canada) Shauot (Jewish holiday marking the giving of the Torah at Mt. Sinai) and Memorial Day.

But did you know that May is also:

  • Date Your Mate Month
  • Foster Care Month
  • National Barbecue Month
  • National Bike Month
  • National Blood Pressure Month
  • National Hamburger Month
  • National Photograph Month
  • National Salad Month
  • Older Americans Month

Some of the more unique and fun ways to celebrate May include:

1 Mother Goose Day  Read a nursery rhyme to the children in your life.

14 Dance Like a Chicken Day   Come on, it will be fun.

31 Save Your Hearing Day  You will need it later.

This collection of holidays was put together with help from http://holidayinsights.com