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Raised planting beds by Birdie and Epic Gardening Birdies. I got these from epicGardening.com https://shop.epicgardening.com/
Today is Johnny Appleseed day today. https://www.holidayscalendar.com/event/johnny-appleseed-day/
Johnny’s apples were most often used to make hard apple cider https://www.smithsonianmag.com/arts-culture/real-johnny-appleseed-brought-applesand-booze-american-frontier-180953263/
Today is National One-Hit-Wonder Day https://www.westernjournal.com/national-one-hit-wonder-day-top-one-hit-wonders-per-decade/
A list of one-hit-wonders https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_one-hit_wonders_in_the_United_States
Happy Birthday, Steve Rosen https://www.rockgodzhalloffame.com/rock-godz-hall-of-fame-inductee-steven-rosen/
Punctuation and Neon Lights
Today is National Punctuation Day https://www.nationalpunctuationday.com
Born on this day in 1870 Georges Claude, French engineer and inventor https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Georges_Claude
What would you put on free billboard space?
What if Euripides Wrote Commercials?
Today is Remember Me Thursday https://remembermethursday.org/ raising awareness for orphaned and sheltered pets.
Born on this day in 480 BC Greek Playwright Euripides in Salamis, Greece https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Euripides
So our word today is decadent https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/decadent
Best commercials I've ever seen.
Today is the autumnal equinox. To celebrate we read a beautiful poem of autumn, The Wild Swans at Coole by William Butler Yeats.
Remembering the style of Paul Harvey
892 days until my retirement
Today is also World Alzheimer’s Day https://nationaltoday.com/world-alzheimers-day/
Born on this day in 1756, John Loudon McAdam https://www.onthisday.com/ Scottish civil engineer and road builder who changed the way roads were built when he developed macadamisation, later shortened to mcadam.