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The Everyday Wisdom Newsletter June 2013
June 01, 2013
June 1st, 2013
Summer is here, school is out, vacations have started and everyone is busy with as many outside activities as possible. We know how you feel. Our lives get hectic this time of the year also. Here’s a quick update about our website. It continues to grow each and every month. In May we had visitors from 182 countries, which mean there are less than a dozen countries we have not reached. We had over 70,000 brand new visitors. While we’re all busy with summer events, we want to thank those of you who read our newsletters and visit our site. For people who have been affected by the tornados and flooding, our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Interesting facts for Father's Day :
The most bought gift? You guessed it...a necktie! The least used gift? Again...the necktie!
Father's Day always falls on the third Sunday in June.
Father's Day originated in America. The first Father's Day was celebrated on June 19, 1910, in Spokane, Washington USA.
The idea of Father's Day came from a Mrs. Sonora Smart Dodd.
Father's Day was supported by President Calvin Coolidge in 1924.
In 1966, President Lyndon Johnson declared the 3rd Sunday of June as Father's Day with a presidential proclamation.
In 1972, President Richard Nixon established Father's Day as a permanent holiday.
The Romans honored their dead fathers, every February.
Some fun facts from the US Census Bureau (2006)
64.3 million...the estimated number of fathers across the nation;
9,003...the number of men’s clothing stores around the country (a good place to buy dad that tie!!)
Tips for the month...
Use plenty of sunscreen to keep from getting sunburned as you enjoy the outdoors on these sunny days.
Some humor to start the month off right.I want to be a bear.
If you're a bear, you get to hibernate. You do nothing but sleep for six months. I could deal with that.
Before you hibernate, you're supposed to eat yourself stupid. I could deal with that too.
If you're a bear, you birth your children (who are the size of walnuts) while you are sleeping and wake to partially grown, cute, cuddly cubs. I could definitely deal with that.
If you're a mama bear, everyone knows you mean business. You swat anyone who bothers your cubs. If your cubs get out of line, you swat them too. I could deal with that.
If you're a bear, your mate EXPECTS you to wake up growling. He EXPECTS that you will have hairy legs and excess body fat.
Yup... I want to be a bear!
Some of lifes unanswered questions...
Why is most lunchmeat bigger than the bread?
For more Unanswered questions visit
Thank you for your continued support for visiting our website! As always we are open to ideas and suggestions.
We hope that in some small way we have made a contribution to your life.
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