This month in History

This month in History: February 2021

General events not linked to a day Canned Food Month National Chocolate Lovers Month National Cherry Month National Grapefruit Month National Snack Food Month National Potato Lovers Month Return Shopping Carts to the Supermarket Month National Hot Breakfast Month 1st week of Feb- African Heritage & Health Week 3rd Weekend of February: National Margarita Weekend… Continue reading This month in History: February 2021

Books I read

#readmylibrary book 1

Hi everybody! Happy Monday. With load-shedding, water supply issues and wifi- problems, this week will only get better! I’ve been diligently reading on my books that I set out in this post. And I’ve finished 1 book! 😁🤪 I can’t tell you how much I love these poems. I found myself reading it out loud… Continue reading #readmylibrary book 1

Travel Adventures

Travel adventure: Union Buildings, Pretoria

Hi everybody! Thanks for visiting! The week that past hubby and I made an impromptu visit to the gardens of the Union Buildings in Pretoria. The Union Building, Pretoria It’s the governing seat in South Africa with two more seats elsewhere. The building itself is impressive and breathtaking with a story and heritage of its… Continue reading Travel adventure: Union Buildings, Pretoria

This month in History

This month in History: December 2020

National Egg Nog Month National Fruit Cake Month 1 December World Aids Day the official website Rosa Parks Day (1955 Rosa Parks sets off a bus boycott in Montgomery, Georgia) Rosa Parks on Garden of PraiseRosa Parks - Legacy on Biography National Fried Pie Day 1934 Josef Stalin begins a purge of enemies in the… Continue reading This month in History: December 2020

This month in History

This month in History: November 2020

National Fun with Fondue Month National Georgia Pecan Month National Peanut Butter Lover’s Month National Pepper Month National Stuffing Month National Raisin Bread Month November 1-7: National Fig Week 1 November National Bison Day 1927 Ford Model A Begins In Production 1938 Seabiscuit Match Race Against War Admiral at Pimlico 1952 The United States detonates… Continue reading This month in History: November 2020

This month in History

This month in History: October 2020

General events not linked to a date: National Apple Month National Applejack Month National Caramel Month National Cookbook Month National Cookie Month National Dessert Month National Pasta Month National Pickled Peppers Month National Pizza Month National Popcorn Poppin’ Month National Pork Month National Pretzel Month National Seafood Month Second Weekend in October: National Kegger Weekend… Continue reading This month in History: October 2020

This month in History

This month in History: September 2020

General events not linked to a date: National Chicken MonthNational Honey MonthNational Mushroom MonthNational Papaya MonthNational Potato MonthNational Rice Month 1719 184 female French convicts were forced to take husbands from their fellow convict males Author Jocelyn Green's novel, The Mark of the King, uses this part of history as its backdrop 1 September National… Continue reading This month in History: September 2020

This month in History

This month in History: August 2020

General events not linked to a date National Catfish Month (US) National Panini Month (US) National Peach Month (US) National Sandwich Month (US)National Mustard Day is the First Saturday of August1914 Louis Botha & Jan Smuts lead South Africa into the war in support of Great Britain against Germany 1914 Digging at the big hole in… Continue reading This month in History: August 2020

This month in History

This month in History: July 2020

Welcome to 'This month in History'! Before we get into history, please subscribe to my newsletter. General events not linked to a date: National Baked Bean MonthNational Culinary Arts Month National Hot Dog Month National Ice Cream Month National Picnic Month National Pickle Month 1 July Scarecrow Day (US) Canada Day International Joke Day National… Continue reading This month in History: July 2020

This month in History

This month in History: June 2020

General events not linked to a day National Candy Month National Dairy Month National Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Month National Iced Tea Month National Papaya Month First Friday in June: National Donut Day 1 June National Hazelnut Cake Day Donut Day 1935 Compulsory Driving Test is introduced for all drivers in England 1938 Superman Appears… Continue reading This month in History: June 2020