One. April Second. Light It Up Blue for Autism Day. Wear as much blue, head to toe, as you can.
Two. April Third. International Pillow Fight Day. Have a pillow fight… with strangers.
Three. April Fourth. International Carrot Cake Day. Go get you some. Share if you like, but it’s not required.
Four. April Fifth. National Dandelion Day. Find one. Make a wish.
Five. April Seventh. National Walking Day. Go for a walk… a good one. Forty-five minutes long… at least. What seven things did you see while you were out that made you happy?
Six. April Ninth. Day of Silence. Find a quiet place. Enjoy the silence. Strive do so for as long as possible. Let me know how long you can revel in it.
Seven. April Tenth. The Bataan Death March began. Some seventy-six thousand Allied prisoners of war, including twelve thousand Americans, were forced to walk sixty miles in scorching heat without food or water to Cabanatuan. Watch The Great Raid. Tell me four things you loved about the film.
Eight. April Eleventh. Apollo Thirteen is launched. Watch the movie. Tell me four things you loved about the film.
Nine. April Fifteenth. National Laundry Day. Wash and fold ALL the clothes, boys and girls. ALL. THE. CLOTHES. Get’r’done.
Nine. April Nineteenth. The Revolutionary War in America began in 1775. Find something with the world Lexington on it… and something else with the world Concord. Show me.
Ten. April Twenty-Ninth. International Dance Day. Dance. As often as possible…throughout the day. Like no one’s watching… but in plain sight so all the world can see.