A Simpler Time

leon robinsonI was super excited to celebrate a few of today’s holidays and then I realized LEON Day is not celebrating my Boo from the 5 Heartbeats, Leon Robinson, but rather Christmas in July. LEON IS NOEL spelled backward and LEON Day marks the halfway point in the year for Christmas.  Then I found out National Catfish Day is actually about catfish and not online Boos whose profile pic looks like this and when their actual profile is this. Catfish Day is also an actual National holiday created by President Ronald Reagan in 1987 as a reminder to celebrate or eat catfish.  I feel like I’ve been holiday catfished.Catfish

You can choose to celebrate either of these holidays.  I’m choosing to celebrate Log Cabin Day and reflect on simpler times.  Actually, if I were around 100 years ago when people were discovering the mid-west and first building log cabins, a simpler time for me it would not be.  So, to celebrate Log Cabin Day, I’ll click through a few modern day Log Cabins, made in the rustic west, with the same beautiful scenery and many modern amenities.  Choose this Sunday to celebrate the holiday that rings true to your soul.  Have a Happy mid-Christmas, a brilliant catfish dinner and…