(Belated) Happy National Saxophone Day

One of the things we do here at Just Another Ordinary Day is raise awareness of obscure, unofficial holidays that otherwise might be misconstrued as just another ordinary day. We’ve helped you celebrate National Make Your Bed Day, National Dog Day, National Chocolate Day, National Talk Like a Pirate Day and, for obvious reasons, one of my favorites National Hug a Newsperson Day. As the mother of a saxophone-playing newsperson, National Saxophone Day also holds a special place in my heart. It’s a day that honors saxophones and saxophonists, most notably Adolphe Sax, the musician who invented it. . read more

Happy National Dog Day

Today is National Dog Day and in case you’ve ever wondered how your best friend “sees” the world, check out this video.

In honor of my best friend, here’s a post from 2011. RIP Pudge, you’re still THE BEST DOG IN THE ENTIRE UNIVERSE.