Photo is linked to these early days of November when we think of all our loved ones who have died.
Over the next few days and into next week you will see new changes to the website. It will be ongoing for the next few days. The website was working on outdated software and it needed an upgrade and facelift to bring it up to the technology of 2022.
On This Day
On Nov 4th 2001 the first adaptation of J.K. Rowling’s best selling Harry Potter Series, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, premiered in London. It became an instant hit with cinemas full for many weeks after its premiere.
On Nov 4th 2008 Barack Obama became the first African American to be elected President of the United States
Laura Bush (former US first lady) is 76
Jonny Cooper (Dublin GAA player) is 33
Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs (rapper) is 53
Saint For Today
Saint for November 4th is Saint Charles Borromeo. Even though he came from a wealth Italian family, he is famous for his work with the poor. He challenged religous groups especially in Milan for ignoring the poor and serving their own interests. During a famine in Milan his work for the poor singled him out to eventually becoming a Saint.
Significance of Today
Today is Use Your Common Sense Day. Every day we see complete fails of not using our common sense. Sometimes it is carelessness, people thinking they know it all or just not pausing for a brief moment to think this through and go with common sense.
Interesting Quote For Today
“No one spread more joy in one lifetime” ~Author Unknown (This is a beautiful reference to all our loved ones who haved died especially someone who was very close to you.)
Did You Know
You can actually hear rhubarb growm yes it pops! This is because of how fast it grows, up to an inch per day. It also can squeak and make other noises.