Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
The Holidays and Observances Healthy Diet Habits tip of the Day for March 19 which is National Agriculture Day, is to shop at Farmer's Markets for Fresh Organic Produce. Here are some of the benefits of shopping at Farmer's Markets, from Kerry, at Healthy Diet Habits.
See our FOOD HOLIDAYS page for all the special days celebrating food!
See our Holiday Food page for tips on healthy holiday food traditions in general, and for some sample meal plan ideas for some of the most popular holidays.
This Day in History
1831 - 1st US bank robbery at City Bank, New York - $245,000 is taken
1883 - Jan Matzeliger invents 1st machine to manufacture entire shoes
1895 - Los Angeles Railway is established to provide streetcar service
1915 - Pluto is photographed for the 1st time
1918 – The U.S. Congress establishes time zones and approves daylight saving time
1931 – Gambling is legalized in the US State of Nevada
1932 – The Sydney Harbour Bridge is opened in Sydney, Australia
1942 - FDR orders men between 45 & 64 to register for non military duty
1945 - Adolf Hitler issues Nero Decree to destroy all German factories
1984 - Mobil oil tanker spills 200,000 gallons into the Columbia River
1987 - PTL leader Jim Bakker resigns after sex scandal with Jessica Hahn
2003 – US President George W. Bush orders the start of war against Iraq
2012 - Wendy's overtakes Burger King to become the second best selling hamburger chain
This Day in Music
1968 - Dean Martin's album Houston is certified gold
1971 - Janis Joplin's Me And Bobby McGee hits #1
1974 - Jefferson Starship begins their 1st tour. They had formerly been known as Jefferson Airplane, and then changed to just Starship in 1984.
2001 - Inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is Aerosmith, Michael Jackson, Paul Simon, Queen, Ritchie Valens, Solomon Burke, Steely Dan and The Flamingos
Above is Aerosmith's song, I Don't Want to Miss a Thing that was featured in the movie Armageddon.