Category: scavenger hunt

  • nine things to celebrate in september

    one. september third. skyscraper day. travel to the nearest metropolitan area (if it’s within a reasonable distance) and take a picture of the skyline. if the distance is too great, dig through your travel photos for a favorite skyline shot. two. september sixth. read a book day. if you’re anything like me, you’ve got stacks […]

  • fourteen things celebrated in may

    number one. one. may third. two different-colored shoes day. wear shoes that don’t match for the entirety of your day. number two. two. may fourth. star wars day. may the fourth be with you. wear a star wars shirt if you’ve got one. share four of your favorite lines from the films. i’d just as […]

  • fourteen things to celebrate in may: a scavenger hunt

    one. may third. two different-colored shoes day. wear shoes that don’t match for the entirety of your day. two. may fourth. star wars day. may the fourth be with you. wear a star wars shirt if you’ve got one. share four of your favorite lines from the films. three. may fifth. national cartoonists day. share […]

  • eight things celebrated in april

    number one. number two. one. april second. children’s book day. donate two young adult hardback books to a junior high school library. the newer the school, the better because they’re most likely in need of the donations. a friend and i hit barnes and noble’s, where i picked up the book jumper and caraval, and then after […]

  • eight things to celebrate in april: a scavenger hunt

    one. april second. children’s book day. i’m quick to think of picture books, of sitting with toddlers and telling them stories. but for this one, i want yall to donate two young adult hardback books to a junior high school library. the newer the school, the better because they’re most likely in need of the […]

  • twelve things (sort of) celebrated in march

    one. march second. national old stuff day. show me two of the oldest and most favored things in your house, and tell me why you love them. so the first of those is the antique icebox my great uncle, the monk, refurbished that his sister, my great aunt lukie, painted. the second is the clock he’d […]

  • twelve things to celebrate in march: a scavenger hunt

    one. march second. national old stuff day. show me two of the oldest and most favored things in your house, and tell me why you love them. from what i understand, you’re also supposed to try something new or go about accomplishing a thing you normally do in a different way, even if it’s as […]

  • seven things celebrated in february: a scavenger hunt

    one. andrew and brandon one. february fourth. thank a mailman day. take some treats to the folks at your local post office or shipping store. andrew and brandon have been helping me with picky packs and christmas rushes and putting letters in my box when people write to me (yay!) for YEARS. they are pretty fun […]

  • seven things to celebrate in february: a scavenger hunt

    one. february fourth. thank a mailman day. take some treats to the folks at your local post office or shipping store.two. february eighth. kite flying day. go fly a kite. sounds simple enough… but the WIND… three. february ninth. national pizza day. treat a friend to some pizza. and not the cheap shit. if there’s a gino’s […]

  • ten things celebrated in january: a scavenger hunt

    one. january tenth. peculiar people day. peculiar: strange; odd; unusual; funny; curious; bizarre; weird; abnormal; exceptional; extraordinary; remarkable; puzzling; mysterious; perplexing; baffling; suspicious; eerie; uncanny; unnatural; freakish; fishy; creepy; spooky; eccentric; unconventional; wacky; oddball… read or watch miss peregrin’s home for peculiar children. what’s the first word on the tenth line of the one hundred tenth page or what’s […]