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The Everyday Wisdom Newsletter - Mayl. 2010
May 01, 2010


May 01, 2010

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What a great time of the year May is. Winter is behind us and summer is just around the corner. School is almost out and it is time for vacation, weddings, family reunions, cook outs, baseball games and all of the other outdoor activities that we all enjoy during the summer months.

We have added a lot of great photos in the photo/graphic section. Here is a link to the Photo index page.

You might enjoy these great pictures!

  • Sunsets
  • Sharp Sign
  • Paris
  • Juggling Is A Piece Of Cake
  • Albuquerque Sunset

    We want to invite you to send them to all of your friends. The “send to a friend” button is real easy to use.

    May is

    National Salad Month
    National Egg Month
    National Barbecue Month
    National Hamburger Month
    Better Sleep Month
    National Photo Month

    Special Days in May

    May 1st May Day
    May 1st Hawaii celebrates Lei Day.
    May 1st 1931 Empire State Building opened.
    May 2nd Brothers & Sisters Day
    May 5th Cinco de Mayo
    May 5th On his second voyage Columbas Discovered Jamaica
    May 5th 1851 a patent was granted for the ice maker
    May 6th National day of Prayer
    May 6th Nurses Day
    May 6th 1937 The Hindenburg disaster killed 36 people
    May 7th Tuba Day
    May 8th Victory in Europe Day
    May 8th Harry S Truman, our 33rd president, was born in 1884.
    May 8th No Socks Day
    May 9th Mother’s Day
    May 10th 1872 the first woman was nominated for President of the U.S.A. even though women could not vote. Her name was Virginia Woodhull.
    May 11th Minnesota was admitted to the union 1858.
    May 11th Eat what you want day
    May 12th Migratory Bird Day
    May 14th Gail Borden received a patent for condensed milk.
    May 14th 1942 Israel became an independent nation.
    May 15th Armed Forces Day
    May15th Police Memorial Day
    May 15th U.S. began first regular airmail service 1918.
    May 18th International Museum Day
    May 21st 1932 Amelia Earhart is credited as being the first woman to fly a plane solo and nonstop across the Atlantic.
    May 21st Clara Barton founded the Red Cross 1881.
    May 23rd South Carolina became the eighth state 1788.
    May 27th Golden Gate bridge opened 1937.
    May 29th John F Kennedy our 35th president born 1917.
    May 29th Jazz Day
    May 31st Memorial Day

    We try to give you links to pages on our website that pertain to this time of year. For May we have chosen the following articles.

  • Planning your honeymoon
  • Create some great family memories with an outdoor kitchen
  • Fertilization 101: Growing Vegetables in Your Organic Garden
  • Small lawn tractors helps get the job done quickly
  • Watermelon: A Healthy Food Fun To Eat
  • Fresh Water Fishing

    Some humor to start the month off right.

    Life's Unanswered Questions

    Once they figured out how to put food in a can, how long was it before they invented the can opener to get it out of the can?

    How is it that we put man on the moon before we figured out it would be a good idea to put wheels on luggage?

    Why do people pay to go up tall buildings and then put money in binoculars to look at things on the ground?

    If the professor on Gilligan's Island can make a radio out of a coconut, why can't he fix a hole in a boat?

    Do the Alphabet song and Twinkle, Twinkle Little Star have the same tune?

    Why did you just try singing the two songs above?

    Why do we press harder on a remote control when we know the batteries are getting dead?

    Why does someone believe you when you say there are four billion stars, but check when you say the paint is wet?

    Why does Superman stop bullets with his chest, but ducks when you throw a revolver at him?

    Whose idea was it to put an "S" in the word "lisp"?

    Why is it that whenever you attempt to catch something that's falling off the table you always manage to knock something else over?

    In winter why do we try to keep the house as warm as it was in summer when we complained about the heat?

    For more good jokes visit our humor index page.

    Our wisdom quote of the month.

    “"Spring would not be spring without bird songs."
    - Francis M. Chapman

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