Dear Crabby, How are those ‘National Day’ Celebrations Chosen?

Dear Crabby, Is it just me or is there a reason to celebrate something almost every day of the month? For example, everyone knows April 1st is April Fool’s Day, but apparently, it’s also National Sourdough Bread Day. What do you think? It seems like it’s getting a bit out-of-control. And who decides these things anyway? Thanks! Annie V. Sary Dear Annie V. Sary, I know exactly what you’re talking about. Why, even now as you’re reading my deep words of wisdom, we’ll be … [Read more...]

April Fools’ Day is for kids, too!

April Fools' Day is fast approaching and I've been brainstorming jokes to play on my favorite people. I love laughter, jokes and surprises, so naturally I love April Fools' Day. I wanted to play a joke on my son this year as well as teach him how to play jokes. I headed over to the library to grab a few children's books on April Fools' Day. One we love is "Barnyard Fun" by Maureen Wright. It's about a joke-playing sheep who gets a joke played on him at the end. It's really cute and explains … [Read more...]