Every day, week and month is used to promote so many causes in life and around the world. Are you aware of them. There are quite a few websites dedicated to listing them like

Below I list today’s and this month’s National and International Days with a couple of future ones.

I’m particularly looking forward to Wear Something Gaudy Day every October 17th

15 October 2018                  Global Wave Of Light 2018              All day


15 October 2018                  National Baking Week 2018


15 October 2018                  National Adoption Week 2018


15 October 2018                  Global Hand Washing Day 2018     All day


15 October 2018                  Chocolate Week 2018

Here are the 15th October, 2018 Days in detail:

Global Handwashing Day

Every October 15th

If you think that not washing your hands after leaving the bathroom is disgusting, then you’ll probably be surprised at how many people don’t wash their hands daily. Thus, comes in Global Handwashing Day, a…

Clean Your Virtual Desktop Day

15th October (Third Monday of October)

There are tidy desktops, and cluttered desktops, organized desktops, and ones with icon scattered everywhere. Which one do you have? If you take it in terms of acreage, there are billions of acres of virtual…

World Students’ Day

Every October 15th

World Students’ Day is a celebration of multiculturalism, diversity and cooperation among students across the globe. Though originally a day of commemoration of the more than 1,200 students from the University of Prague whose lives…

White Cane Safety Day

Every October 15th

Not every special day of the year has presidential approval but one that does is White Cane Safety Day, which was first proclaimed in 1964 by President Lyndon B Johnson. The white cane is a…

Chicken Cacciatore Day

Every October 15th

Have you not gotten over all of the delicious holiday dishes you’ve been eating lately, and wish there was more? Or have you decided to eat healthier this year and are having trouble finding recipes…

It’s also part of…

Pizza Month

Every October

“There’s no better feeling in the world than a warm pizza box on your lap.” – Kevin James Truer words have, perhaps, never been spoken. Pizza is a wonderful thing, and there’s really no such…

Black Cat Awareness Month

Every October

A black cat crossing your path signifies that the animal is going somewhere.Groucho Marx There are many superstitions surrounding the feline with sable fur, and the one stating that your luck is going to have…

Mental Health Month

Every October

”Some of the greatest battles will be fought within the silent chambers of your own soul.” ~ Ezra Taft Benson Ezra speaks truly, the worst battles we can fight are those within ourselves, against voices that persist…

Family History Month

Every October

”Every book is a quotation; every house is a quotation out of all forests, and mines, and stone quarries; and every man is a quotation from all his ancestors.” ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dyslexia Awareness Month

Every October

Being able to read and write with ease is something most of us simply take for granted. But imagine what it would be like to look at a page of text and see distorted letters…

Computer Learning Month

Every October

Computers now occupy almost every part of our lives, from the smartphones we spend our days communicating on, to the laptops and desktops that are the foundation of every business. It wasn’t so long ago…

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Every October

Since the adoption of wearing a pink ribbon by breast cancer survivors running in the 1990 New York marathon and the subsequent formation of a charity which aims to give 90% of the money it…

Fair Trade Month

Every October

Fair Trade Month aims to raise awareness of the reasons why fair trade is important, and to promote buying and using socially and commercially sustainable, fair trade products in place of commodities which may harm…

Emotional Intelligence Awareness Month

Every October

The annual campaign to educate people about emotional intelligence began in 2006. Each year the Emotional Intelligence Institute organizes the campaign and offers a number of educational materials for free on the non-profit’s website at…

Cyber Security Awareness Month

Every October

In the underworld, reality itself has elastic properties and is capable of being stretched into different definitions of the truth.Roderick Vincent, The Cause So, you think your computer is the best thing you own? Then…

ADHD Awareness Month

Every October

I was diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADD/ADHD) and obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) as an adult, but I don’t remember a time when I didn’t have them. Back in the 1960s, when I was growing… Grandma Moses, Farm Laborer



*******Wear Something Gaudy Day

Every October 17th

Ever wish there was more than one day a year where you could take all the conventions of proper dress and throw them out the window? Wish no more! Wear Something Gaudy allows you to…

Evaluate Your Life Day

Every October 19th

The time comes in every life where we have to take an accounting, a reckoning of the things we’ve done, the progress we’ve made, and the path we’re on. During that evaluation we may find…



…and I have missed and I’m so gutted…


Talk Like A Pirate Day which was 19th September


Along with Ada Lovelace Day  5th October

Who is Ada Lovelace? I’ll tell you Thursday.