November 2015 archive

Nov 30

Happy Saint Andrew’s Day!

  In Scotland, and many countries with Scottish connections, St Andrew’s Day is marked with a celebration of Scottish culture with traditional Scottish food, music and dance. Schools across Scotland hold special St Andrew’s Day events and activities including art shows, Scottish country dancing, lunchtime Ceilidhs, dance festivals, storytelling, reciting and writing poems, writing tall …

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Nov 20

Flashmob Junkie

    Some days I get in the mood to watch a Flashmob.  When I watch one on youtube, they suggest another and another and before I know it, an hour (or more) has gone by.  Here are a couple I saw this morning. This one is Puttin’ On the Ritz by Irving Berlin – …

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Nov 19

Who Am I?

  This was from one of those things on Facebook that many people like to post on their timeline. I clicked on it and the site analyzed my most used words over some period of time. I hate having these sites share on my timeline (I’m funny that way!) so I’m posting it here. The …

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Nov 18

Major Excitement!

  Most people who know me know that I just love Busby Berkley. Earlier tonight, I had seen a video by chance on Facebook and one of the scenes mentioned Busby.  So, I looked him up and came up with this great 4 part series.  I’m not sure when it was made but some of …

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Nov 11

Veteran’s Day

  I’m not sure how Veterans Day turned into a day to sell stuff, but then, most every holiday has turned into a day for stores to run “sales”. Veterans Day is supposed to be a day to thank those who have served. From the Constitution: Whereas the 11th of November 1918, marked the cessation …

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