Day For Change - From the Day for Change website: "UNICEF is the world's leading organization working for children's rights, they promise to protect and promote the rights of every child."
- The right to be heard.
- The right to a childhood.
- The right to fairness.
- The right to education.
- The right to health.
Watch this video for more information. I love the little girl at the end, she has the sweetest voice.
Ice Cream for Breakfast Day - Eat Ice Cream for Breakfast on the first Saturday in February. Get the whole story here at the Ice Cream for Breakfast Day website.
Liberace Day - Wladziu Valentino Liberace, famous (and incredible) pianist/vocalist, died on this date in 1987.
National Homemade Soup Day - Celebrated every February 4th. Homemade soup is a perfect meal solution for a cold winter's day. I recently made this yummy Creamy Chicken Taco Soup. I think I'll give this Disneyland Loaded Baked Potato Soup a try next.
National Stuffed Mushrooms Day - Celebrated every February 4th. Just last Sunday I made these wonderful Stuffed Mushrooms, from The Pioneer Woman, for my family. I wish I had taken pictures so you would know I wasn't just joshin' ya. I made one little change to her recipe, I added 1/2 box of prepared Stovetop stuffing to mine. They were everything a stuffed mushroom should be. I couldn't get enough!
National Quacker Day - Celebrated every February 4th. There is a clothing manufacturer called the Quacker Factory which is showcased on the QVC. Apparently, there are over 3 million women in the United States alone, who belong to a group called the "Quackers". These women are Quacker Factory clothing wearers who, when they see each other, say "Quack, Quack" to one another.
Thank a Mailman Day - February 4th is set aside each year as a day to give your mail carrier a great big "Thank you". You could, I'm sure, thank them any day throughout the year and they'd appreciate it, any day that is, but Sunday. :0)
World Cancer Day - Observed every February 4th. Go to WorldCancerDay.org to find out what you can do to make a difference.