Friday, October 1, 2010

It's October!!!

Woo Hoo!

Happy October Everyone!

Just a few fun, funky and freaky bits of Cliff Claven info to start your day....

The month of October is:

Adopt a Shelter Dog Month

American Pharmacist Month

Apple Month

Awareness Month
(Hmmmm awareness about what?!?!?)

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Clergy Appreciation Month

Clock Month

Computer Learning Month

Cookie Month
(thank you from the Cookie Monster!!!)

Dessert Month

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Eat Country Ham Month

Family History Month

International Drum Month

Lupus Awareness Month

National Diabetes Month

National Pizza Month

National Vegetarian Month

National Popcorn Popping Month

National Roller Skating Month

Sarcastic Month

Seafood Month

National Stamp Collecting Month
There are also some funky, fun and wierd "Days" in October....
1 World Vegetarian Day

2 International Frugal Fun Day - first Saturday of the month

3 Virus Appreciation Day

4 National Golf Day

5 Do Something Nice Day

5 World Teacher's Day

6 Mad Hatter Day

7 World Smile Day

8 World Egg Day - second Friday of the month

9 Curious Events Day

10 National Angel Food Cake Day

11 Take Your Teddy Bear to Work Day

12 Moment of Frustration Day
(sometimes I think we need this EVERY day - lol!!)

13 International Skeptics Day

14 National Dessert Day

15 White Cane Safety Day

(I couldn't decide on just one for the 16th...I LOVE Dictionaries and thought I should include bosses and sweeties - LOL!!)

16 Bosses Day
16 Dictionary Day
16 Sweetest Day Third Saturday of month

17 Wear Something Gaudy Day
(sounds like fun!)

18 No Beard Day

19 Evaluate Your Life Day
(must we?)

20 Brandied Fruit Day

21 Babbling Day
(notice this is AFTER Evaluate Your Life and Brandied Fruit Day - tee hee hee!!!)

22 National Nut Day

23 Make a Difference Day- an opportunity for neighbors to help neighbors.

24 National Bologna Day

25 Punk for a Day Day

26 National Mincemeat Day

27 Ink Stained Roni's Birthday!

28 Plush Animal Lover's Day

29 National Frankenstein Day

30 National Candy Corn Day

31 Carve a Pumpkin Day - no surprise here
31 Halloween

Happy October Friends!!


  1. It was kind of you to include your special day for us. I thought I saw that in the Congressional Record.

  2. Very Funny! In case I forget after brandy day-- Happy Birthday Roni!

  3. I'm a new-ish you do this every month? If so, that's awesome! It's a great list :)

    PS. Happy way-earl birthday!

  4. How did you miss "National Card Making Day" on Oct 2?

  5. My but October is a busy month! Here is another one for you- October is Non-GMO month and 10-10-10 is Non-GMO day which I just posted about on my blog. Happy October!


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