Father’s Day

Father’s Day

Guess what? Father’s Day (as it is celebrated in the United States, United Kingdom, and Canada) is held on the third Sunday of June. This year, it’s going to be on June 20th – THIS SUNDAY!!!  So clean off that grill, box up that tie, turn...
Flag Day

Flag Day

Did you know that trying new things can help you overcome your fears, boost your levels of creativity, curiosity and can even Did you know? This year, Flag Day is Monday, June 14. (Did you know? This blog post is going to have a lot of fun, historical...
Trying New Things

Trying New Things

Did you know that trying new things can help you overcome your fears, boost your levels of creativity, curiosity and can even make you a more interesting and more attractive person?  Well, that last one may be from a personal belief (because the more you...
Barn Raising Parties, Perka Style !

Barn Raising Parties, Perka Style !

Back in the “old days”, whenever farmers were faced with some daunting task, like gleaning an entire field or building a new barn, they gathered all their friends and neighbors and turned the event into a party. While this tradition has not completely died out, it has...
NEW ROOF OR MUSH ROOMS?

NEW ROOF OR MUSH ROOMS?

What do you call a room that has no walls and no roof, in the middle of a rainstorm? A mush-room! *insert groan laughter here*!! While that is maybe not a very funny joke, it just goes to show that, without walls and roof cover, things would not be funny, and we would...