March is a month that includes events such as:
Caffeine Awareness Month – Cheerleading Safety Month – Craft Month – Credit Education Month – International Ideas Month – Irish American Heritage Month – National Peanut Month – Nutrition Month – Umbrella Month – Women’s History Month
Today’s events include:
Baba Marta Day – Beer Day in Iceland – Fruit Compote Day – Horse Protection Day – National Peanut Butter Lovers Day – Pig Day – Plan a Solo Vacation Day – Saint David’s Day – Self Injury Awareness Day – Unique Names Day – Whuppity Scoorie Day – World Compliment Day
Today’s focus: Baba Marta day
Celebrated in Bulgaria. Items called Martenitsa, red and white wrist bands are worn.
It is one of the oldest traditions still observed in Christian Europe.
Daily Trivia: There is a fruit named Black Sapote aka “chocolate pudding fruit” which tastes like chocolate pudding and is actually low fat and has about four times as much vitamin C as an orange.