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Friday, July 2, 2010

The Month of July


Can you even believe that the year TWENTY-TEN is half over....already?!?!?  
Where does the time go?  
And...what have I done constructive for the past 6 months....especially something that is for God's glory? 
I know that I'm a day behind, but I had something else I wanted to share with y'all yesterday....so we'll talk about the month of July today!!!

Here are a few of the holidays observed this month:

Month Long Observances

Anti-Boredom Month
National Baked Bean Month
National Blueberry Month
National Hot Dog Month
National Ice Cream Month 
(Pappy and Jess think this is EVERY DAY...LOL)
National Picnic Month
National Recreation Month

July 1st 
(sorry we've already missed this one)
Build a Scarecrow Day 
International Joke Day

July 3rd
Dog Days Begin

July 4th
American Independence Day

July 6th
National Fried Chicken Day

July 7th
Macaroni Day

July 9th
National Sugar Cookie Day

July 11th
Cheer Up the Lonely Day

July 13th
National French Fries Day
(shouldn't this be EVERY DAY, too!!!)

July 18th
Cow Appreciation Day

July 19th
Stick Your Tongue Out Day

July 21st
National Junk Food Day

July 23rd
Mosquito Day
(why would you dedicate a day to these blood suckers....I wonder what God was thinking when He made skeeters!!)

July 26th
Bert's Birthday
(you know....of Bert and Ernie fame?
Sesame Street?)

July 27th
Bugs Bunny's Birthday

July 30th
National Cheesecake Day
(that's what I'm talkin' about!!!)

The birthstone for the month of July is the ruby....


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The flower for the month of July is the larkspur....



Hope each of you have a wonderful, blessed month of July!!!  Be sure and check back next Friday for my give-a-way since I've reached 125 followers!!!
YIPPEE!!!
Thank you, Lord!!!

In His Most Precious Love....and with mine!!!

8 comments:

  1. Mosquito day? I've heard it all now Deb LOL

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  2. I had no idea there were so many observed "days"? But I like the idea of ice cream month!!! I just wanted to let you know that I added a link to your blog on my post today. You are one of my favorite inspirational blogs!!! Thanks!

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  3. Found you on Friday Follow. Great Blog! I'm your newest follower.

    KyAnn

    http://checketts-myers-clan.blogspot.com

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  4. Hi, I’m Yoli from Apron Senorita. I come through Follow Friday 40 and Over. It’s so nice to meet you and I wish you a happy July 4th holiday.

    Love the list of holidays!!


    Yoli
    http://apronsenorita.blogspot.com/

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  5. Found you at Over 40. What a nice blog you have. Happy 4th of July.

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  6. Hi! I'm visiting (and following) from Follow Friday 40 and over. Have a great weekend!

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  7. Love your posts! Happy 4th of July! Be blessed. Cindy

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  8. Just dropping by to check ya out! Very inspirational and fun:) Thanks

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