Tuesday, December 1, 2009

Tis the Season and A GIVEAWAY!

Ode to December:
December's Zodiac signs are: Sagittarius and Capricorn. The birthstone is Turquoise or Blue Topaz. Two flowers are listed for this month: Narcissus--which stands for self-love. Holly December Days: 1st--Eat a Red Apple Day. 6th--Saint Nicholas Day. 7th--Pearl Harbor Day. 10th--Human Rights Day. 11th--Hanukkah--an eight day festival begins at sundown. (This Year) UNICEF is established. 12th--Poinsettia Day--Named for Joel R. Poinsett who also founded the Smithsonian Institution. 15th--"Gone with the Wind"-- premiered in 1939. 21st--Winter Begins today.(This Year) 24th--CHRISTMAS EVE 25th--CHRISTMAS DAY-- Declared a national holiday in 1890. 26th--Boxing Day--observed in the UK, Canada, Arkansas, Indiana, Kentucky, Michigan, North Carolina and West Virginia. Kwanza begins. It is a celebration of family, community and culture. 27th--Radio City Music Hall opened in 1932. 31st--New Year's Eve--Time to celebrate Happy Birthday to: 1st--Bette Midler 5th--Walt Disney 9th--Donny Osmond 12th--Frank Sinatra 13th--Taylor Swift 16th--Leslie Stahl 18th--Steven Spielberg 20th--David Cook 29th--Mary Tyler Moore Were you born this month? 100, 100, 100, 100, 100, 100, 100, 100, 100 This post marks my 100 th post!!!!!! To celebrate this milestone, I am having another GIVEAWAY!!!!. The theme will be "A Kansas City Christmas." All of the goodies will be from this area. This giveaway will close at 3:00 pm cst this Friday. To be entered just leave a comment on this post. Tell everyone! Good Luck!!! Thanks to everyone who reads my blog--I enjoy seeing and hearing from each of you. If you enjoy my blog tell your blog buddies about Dreaming. THANKS AGAIN!!!! ~Keep on Dreaming~


  1. My daughter was born in December, on New Year's Eve. I always enjoy reading your monthly trivia posts, because I always learn something new. I love that holly is one of the flowers:) And GWTW is my favorite movie.

  2. Happy 100th!!!! I hit my 100th and didn't even know it! How observent am I..
    I always love your trivia. It's a good thing to feed the feed the brain!
    Have a blessed day!

  3. I always learn something in your trivia, about your country I love it! Alraedy 100 posts, congratulations!!!have a GOOD day, Catherine

  4. Hi Melinda...thanks for visiting....I love your blog..CONGRATULATIONS on 100 posts....

    I love this song so much..Beauty and the Beast..I play it on the piano..beautiful...

    I'll check back later..


  5. Congrats on your 100th post. All the best for the next 100.

  6. Congratulations on reaching 100 posts! I love your trivia...so much I didn't know. :)


  7. Congratulation on your 100th post....I really enjoy your blog....thanks for sharing...Pat H

  8. Thanks for the cool Dec. info. I'm a summer bday but my mom was born in Dec. and my father in law, brother in law AND mother in law. BIG birthday month:)

    Congrats on 100 posts!


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