11/8 – National Home Care Aide Week
Thank a caregiver this week!
11/9 – Actor and bodybuilder Lou Ferrigno was born on this day in 1951.
Some of you may remember Mr Ferrigno from the 1980’s show The Incredible Hulk. Click here for a short clip.
11/10 – National Vanilla Cupcake Day
Discussion ideas: Do you like vanilla cupcakes?
Celebrate by visiting your local bakery to pick up a cupcake.
11/11 – Veterans Day
This holiday honors military veterans who served in the military. The federal holiday coincides with Armistice Day and Remembrance Day, which marks World War I. These observances reflect the end of significant hostilities at the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918 when the Armistice with Germany took effect.
11/12 – National French Dip Day
What is a French Dip? Served up hot, tender slices of beef or pork on a French roll make up a delicious sandwich. Celebrate by swinging by an Arby’s restaurant to pick up one or two. Or make your own!
Click here for a French Dip recipe from The Pioneer Woman.
11/13 – World Kindness Day
Five fun ways to celebrate world kindness day:
- compliment the first 3 people you see today
- pick up litter
- leave a generous tip
- send flowers to a friend
- text someone to let them know how awesome they are
11/14 – National Pickle Day
Snack on a pickle to celebrate