Tag Archives: holidays

Leaving on a jet plane

22 Dec

I’m sitting at the airport fighting off a cold with the beautiful JC and her family. We’ll be heading to Houston soon enough for a fun Christmas
week.

Unfortunately, this means I will not be celebrating with my own family. Sad days. I do have gifts for all of them and we’ll do Christmas in the new year.

But this year will be a Texas style Christmas. I imagine lots of hats and belt buckles. Maybe some shot guns and steak ;).

I wish everyone a Happy Holidays!!!!!

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My Perfect Valentine!

16 Feb

Monday was an amazing Valentine’s Day with the love of my life ,Jenny Cate! We did dinner and a movie and exchanged very similar presents!

Dinner was at Seasons 52. Wow! I absolutely love that place! This was actually our third visit in the past couple months. The first was just a date night and was JC’s first visit. Then we went for my mom’s birthday. I had something different each time and can’t complain about a single item on any course. They were all delicious!

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MERRY CHRISTMAS!!!!!!!!!!

25 Dec

Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays to everyone out there! To those I love and to those I don’t even know, I wish for you to have what you want and need this Holiday season!

Merry Christmas from Jon Lajoie

25 Dec

This guy is Canadian, which means he is funny. He does a lot of musical crude humor and I stumbled across a couple Holiday videos he made and decided to share with you! Make sure to check past the break for the second one!

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What I Want for Christmas…

8 Dec
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

So, my mom has always asked me what I want for Christmas and for as long as I can remember I have always answered “I dunno.” It seems to highly annoy my mom and she always threatens to get me coal! But I always have a hard time asking for things, because A.) I’m worried that I’m going to overstep my bounds and ask for something too expensive or B.) I like to be somewhat surprised on Christmas.

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August Food Holidays

1 Aug

Since my good friend, the keeper of monkeys, USED to do a post every month telling us what we should be aware of for the month, I decided to write my own. What else is most important to me but food? So when I saw this Slashfood.com post I thought, “wow there is a lot of food to celebrate!”

First off, it is National Catfish Month!

On top of that there are 28 food related “holidays” in August!!

  1. August 1 National Raspberry Cream Pie Day
  2. August 2 National Ice Cream Sandwich Day
  3. August 2 National Ice Cream Soda Day
  4. August 3 National Watermelon Day
  5. August 4 National Chocolate Chip Day
  6. August 5 National Mustard Day
  7. August 6 National Root Beer Float Day
  8. August 7 Raspberries ‘n Cream Day
  9. August 8 National Frozen Custard Day
  10. August 9 National Rice Pudding Day
  11. August 10 National S’mores Day
  12. August 11 National Raspberry Bombe Day
  13. August 14 National Creamsicle Day
  14. August 15 National Lemon Meringue Pie Day
  15. August 17 National Vanilla Custard Day
  16. August 18 National Ice Cream Pie Day
  17. August 19 National Soft Ice Cream Day
  18. August 20 National Chocolate Pecan Pie Day
  19. August 21 National Spumoni Day
  20. August 22 National Pecan Torte Day
  21. August 23 National Spongecake Day
  22. August 24 National Peach Pie Day
  23. August 25 National Banana Split Day
  24. August 26 National Cherry Popsicle Day
  25. August 27 National Pots de Creme Day
  26. August 28 National Cherry Turnovers Day
  27. August 30 National Toasted Marshmallow Day
  28. August 31 National Trail Mix Day

Notice there seems to be a lot of dessert days? Probably because no one wants to celebrate brussels sprouts!

Do you think I made that up? Nope, thank you interwebs! I found that information on this page. If you scroll down far enough you will find the listing of food related holidays!

Hopefully some of those days will have associated food giveaways at a restaurant here or there and if I catch wind of it I will pass it along!