May you live every day of your life. –Jonathan Swift
But as I practice my pronunciation of ‘eejet,’ I’m reminded that there’s a good reason for such holidays. They lift us out of the mindlessness that we can get ourselves into, worried about deadlines, projects, appointments, and the daily detritus. We start thinking about the future when things will be turned in or finished and forget to enjoy the day we have.
So try to find a way to celebrate everyday. And if you need a little help, here’s a website that gives you a reason to observe each day as special.