Candy Corn & Cucurbita

Candy Corn & Cucurbita

It's Fibbing Friday again and PCGuyIV is our host. Below are today's questions. ***   Why is October the tenth month rather than the eighth as its name implies? If October were the eighth month, we'd have to call it August. 2. Why is Halloween on October 31st? Because if it were on October 32, [...]

The Class of 51

The Class of 51

Picture it : 1966 in Arlington Heights, IL at Our Lady of Perpetual Angst Catholic School. Mrs. Ludy's third grade class had been designing their special Valentine mailboxes all week. Snippets of red construction paper cut with blunt-nose scissors speckled the classroom floor. Tatters of paper lace doilies and glitter stuck to clothes and jackets [...]