Did you know…

Did you know…

… that today is Tunisia Women’s Day? This day celebrates the independence of women and works to strengthen the role of women in Tunisian society. The day is a celebration of the improved status of women in Tunisia that came about as a result of the passing of the Code of Personal Status (CPS) on August 13, 1956.

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“A strong woman understands that the gifts such as logic, decisiveness, and strength are just as feminine as intuition and emotional connection. She values and uses all of her gifts.”

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Did you know

Did you know…

… that Sunday was .  Explore Your Roots Day? This day celebrates the 1921 birthday of Alex Haley, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel “Roots,” which was the basis for the first major mini-series. Use this day to explore your own family roots!

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“If you cannot get rid of the family skeleton, you may as well make it dance.”

— George Bernard Shaw

Did you know…

Did you know…

… that today is the birthday of Aspirin? In 1897, German chemist Felix Hoffman successfully synthesized a shelf-stable form of acetylsalicylic acid (affectionately known as aspirin to the rest of us). The first medicine created by the techniques of modern chemistry, it is probably the most widely used medicine in history.

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Today’s Inspirational Quote:

“It’s true that laughter really is cheap medicine. It’s a prescription anyone can afford. And best of all, you can fill it right now.”

— Steve Goodier