• Oh My Heart

    Oh My Heart

    August 8, 1966 – The first left ventricle bypass pump was installed in a patient by surgeon Dr. Michael Debakey. Michael Ellis DeBakey (September 7, 1908 – July 11, 2008) was an American general and cardiovascular surgeon, scientist, and medical educator who became Chairman of the Department of Surgery, President, and Chancellor of Baylor College of Medicine at the […]

  • National Friendship Day

    National Friendship Day

    Friendship is a relationship of mutual affection between people. Maybe stronger than an “acquaintance” or an “association,” such as a classmate, neighbor, coworker, or colleague. In some cultures, the concept of friendship is restricted to a small number of very deep relationships; in others, such as the U.S. and Canada, a person could have many […]

  • Buddha

    Buddha

    “Our life is shaped by our mind, for we become what we think.” – Buddha https://positivepsychology.com/mindfulness-quotes

  • Liberty Cornerstone

    Liberty Cornerstone

    So much can happen once we set our minds to it. This iconic statue was once a dream in the mind of Edouard de Laboulaye, a French professor, political philosopher and anti-slavery activist. Eifell and Bartholdi designed and built it, but the US had to pay for the cornerstone and the rest of the pedestal. […]

  • Chocolate Chip Cookies

    Chocolate Chip Cookies

    When’s the last time you had a chocolate chip cookie? How did it taste? How do you go about paying attention to sensations? Learn how here.

  • To Be a Lady Be Yourself

    To Be a Lady Be Yourself

    Joan Ruth Bader Ginsburg (/ˈbeɪdər ˈɡɪnzbɜːrɡ/ BAY-dər GHINZ-burg; née Bader; March 15, 1933 – September 18, 2020)[1] was an American lawyer and jurist who served as an associate justice of the Supreme Court of the United States from 1993 until her death in 2020. Ginsburg was born and grew up in Brooklyn, New York. Her […]

  • Give a Penny Take a Penny

    Give a Penny Take a Penny

    “Take a penny, leave a penny” (sometimes “Give a penny, take a penny”, penny tray, or penny pool) refers to a type of tray, dish or cup meant for convenience in cash transactions. They are often found in the United States in gas stations, convenience stores, and other small stores and were similarly common in […]

  • Harriet Quimby first woman pilot

    Harriet Quimby first woman pilot

    Harriet Quimby (May 11, 1875 – July 1, 1912) was an American pioneering aviator, journalist, and film screenwriter. In 1911, she became the first woman in the United States to receive a pilot certificate issued to her by the Aero Club of America.[1] In 1912, she became the first woman to fly across the English […]

  • You Got This!

    You Got This!

    “Stay strong. Stand up. Have a voice.” – Shawn Johnson, US gold and silver Olympic medalist in gymnastics. https://www.goodhousekeeping.com/life/g38335193/strong-women-quotes/

  • Huggy Bear

    Huggy Bear

    Today is Share a Hug Day!