February and the blog world has gone mad for Valentines Day!!! We are going to have a Bit of a South African flavor on our blog this week in honor of the anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s release on 11 February 1990. Visit our Fabulous Friday Fun Post This weekend for a great GiveAway!!! Here are the calendars for a new month:
Here is our weekly picture celebrating Hood #8. He is about to take off, it is his new “auto-pilot” thing and it may well have replaced the “arm-wave” thing, but that might be because he only assumes the tummy down position right now – so much better for flying!!!
And here are a few links for this week:
- 8 February 2010: Clean out Your Computer Day.
- With only se7en bazillion photographs, not to mention millions of emails on my computer I was happy to allow this day to pass totally uncelebrated.
- 8 February 2010: Jules Verne (1828 – 1905).
- 9 February 2010: Hershey Chocolate Founded (1894).
- 11 February 2010: Nelson Mandela Released (1990).
- 11 February 2010: Thomas Edison (1847).
- As usual you cannot beat the Garden of Praise.
- Time for Kids have Thomas Edison Fun.
- Very cool book with activities from Laurie Carlson.
- Nice kiddable biography with links from kidcyber.
- Scroll down for lots of lovely links from Sciencenetlinks.com.
- The Edison Mental Fitness Test.
- Play Edison Invents…
- 12 February 2010: Abraham Lincoln (1809 – 1865).
- 12 February 2010: Charles Darwin (1809 – 1882).
- 12 February 2010: Winter Olympics Begin.
- 14 February 2010: Valentines Day.
- 14 February 2010: Chinese New Year.
- 14 February 2010: Ferris Wheel Day.
That’s Us!!! Have a Great Week and don’t forget our Fabulous Fun Friday GiveAway coming at the end of this week!!!