Celebration

Uncustomary Babe Pet Of The Month – Kiki!

Our second month into the new tradition of an Uncustomary Babe Pet Of The Month, and I’m loving it! New to the idea? Basically, every (other) month, I will pick a different animal, find out their interests, and mail them a package and membership card, making them an honorary Uncustomary Babe Member! The only catch […]

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Sunglasses Day

Every year on June 27, whether you observe it or not, it’s Sunglasses Day! With my terrible eyesight, astigmatism, and general lack of skill with inserting contacts into my eyes, I very rarely wear sunglasses. I’ve gotten prescription sunglasses a few times in my life, but they never have amazing sunglasses like these ones from […]

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Straw Hat Day

Did you know May 15th is Straw Hat Day? Straw hats go well back to the middle ages and can be made out of many different materials including raffia, hemp, and sea grass (as well as basic like– wheat straw!). The idea was originally to prevent people from getting too hot and then getting sick, […]

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Chicken Dance Day

May 14th is Chicken Dance Day, and I think it’s a fun one to celebrate. In 2014, I put on my chicken nose and walked around downtown Baltimore with the song blasting on my phone, dancing up and down the stairs by the convention center, through crosswalks, and behind strangers. In 2015, Cristen and I […]

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