Home

Content Channels:

Major Holidays
Holidays by Month
Food Holidays
Garden Holidays
Birthdays
Anniversaries
Just 4 Fun
This Day in History

Christmas
Halloween
Thanksgiving
Easter
Valentine's Day
St. Patrick's Day
Chinese New Year

Holiday Recipes
Garden Recipes
Pumpkin Recipes

July Greeting Cards

How to Create Special Days

"National" Days Definition

 

 


 

Amazon.com
Search for:
Calendars
Holidays
Recipes










China Unique - Chinese holidays, giant panda bears, Asian recipes, more.

Cheer Up the Lonely Day

Date When Celebrated : This holiday is always held on July 11

 Cheer Up the Lonely Day is an opportunity to make a lonely person happy. Any time you can make someone happy, you've done a good thing, and should be proud of yourself.

Lonely people have few friends and loved ones. They may have lost loved ones over the years. They may be elderly. They see people on an infrequent basis.

Spend some time today cheering up lonely people. It's easy to do.....just spend some time with them. When you visit, bring happy things to talk about. Keep the conversation upbeat, and lively. When you leave, give a big hug and let them know you enjoyed the stay. Sending cards or making a phone call is okay, only if they live too far away to visit. What a lonely person really needs, is face to face time with other people.  


Today's Deep Thought: :"The ability to speak in several languages is an asset, but the ability to keep your mouth shut in any language is priceless." - - Author Unknown


The History and Origin of Cheer Up the Lonely Day:

According to L.J. Pesek, Cheer Up the Lonely Day was created by her father, Francis Pesek from Detroit, Michigan.  She told us that he "was a quiet, kind, wonderful man who had a heart of gold. He got the idea as a way of promoting kindness toward others who were lonely or forgotten as shut-ins or in nursing homes with no relatives or friends to look in on them." Francis Pesek chose this day, because it was his birthday.



Ecards Send a free Ecard daily for just about any July calendar holiday, occasion, observance or event. Or, just for the fun of it!


More About Today:

What happened on this day? This Day in History

Famous July Birthdays

Flower of the Day: American Giant Sunflowers

Recipe of the Day: Banana Nut Muffin






Holiday Insights, where every day in July is a holiday, a bizarre or wacky day, an observance, or a special event. Join us in the daily calendar fun each and every day of the year.

Did You Know? There are literally thousands of daily holidays, special events and observances, more than one for every day of the year. Many of these holidays are new. More holidays are being created on a regular basis. July holidays are no exception. At Holiday Insights, we take great efforts to thoroughly research and document the details of each one, as completely and accurately as possible.

 

*******

Shop For:

Composters  

Garden Seeds & Supplies

Live Plants  

Seed Trays

Soil Testers

Cell Phones

Clothing - Fashions

Electronic Best Sellers

Groceries

Kitchenware  




 

 

 



Garden trees, bushes and shrubs. Nature Hills.

 

 

 

 

Gardener's Network - home gardening, how to grow flowers, vegetables, and herb plants.

Home | Shopping | Christmas | Halloween | Thanksgiving | Easter | Fourth of July | St. Patrick's Day |
| Chinese New Years | Labor Day | New Year's | Valentine's Day | Holiday Recipes |

Copyright 2000-2021: Holiday Insights © By Premier Star Company