This year, Ramadan is expected to begin at sundown on Wednesday, March 22, and end at sundown on Friday, April 21.


Ramadan, also spelled Ramazan, Ramzan, Ramadhan or Ramathan, is the ninth month of the Islamic calendar, observed by Muslims worldwide as a month of fasting, prayer, reflection and community. Big thanks to Audrey Isenor for sharing this slideshow “Ramadan tips for non-Muslim friends“. Very insightful indeed. Happy Ramadan to those who celebrate it!

March 15th is National Brutus Day

National Brutus Day – March 15th Often reviled (certainly by Dante) was Marcus Junius Brutus Minor, known to most as “Brutus” or more simply “Et tu Brute?”. So why dedicate a holiday to this most heinous of individuals? This slayer of Kings and betrayer of friends? Why, my good people, because Brutus Day reminds us … Continue reading “March 15th is National Brutus Day”

March 8th is International Women’s Day♀

March 8th is International Women's Day

International Women’s Day (IWD) is a global day celebrating the social, economic, cultural, and political achievements of women. The day also marks a call to action for accelerating women’s equality. Sue is an International Women’s Day Event Speaker and believes we need to listen to and advocate for the equality of all women — not … Continue reading “March 8th is International Women’s Day♀”