By MJ Ali
By the time some read this, it’ll be the middle of May, the last month of spring (okay, so Arizona has already seen its first 100-degree day… at least a month early).
Whether or not we’ll still be in Stay At Home mode we can’t predict, but just in case, we thought we’d run down some remaining goofy national holidays ripe for the celebrating.
May 14: Dance Like a Chicken Day
If you haven’t done this yourself, chances are high you’ve seen others do it, even Beyoncé. Just in case, though, here’s an educational video on how to do . Want to play the music, too? The Birdie Song or Bird Song can be found on most streaming services, or you can .
May 15: Pizza Party Day
This is an easy one. Order pizza, family/friends order pizza, hop on video, have a party. for some great tips on ways to set this up.
May 17: Pack Rat Day
I’m looking at two boxes that I’ve been putting off dealing with as I write this. Seriously. I’m all in. I’ve been meaning to revisit my copy of for weeks.
May 18: No Dirty Dishes Day
There are lots of different ways to celebrate this day, and the website has some great ideas. Wash them all, don’t wash any, it’s up to you how to celebrate.
One mom came up with a great idea during quarantine to combat the endless pile of dishes her now-at-home-all-the-time family produces in a seemingly endless stream: The sanity you save just might be your own.
May 21: Talk Like Yoda Day
Drive your family crazy, it will. Yeesssssss.
Here’s a to get you started.
May 25: Wine Day
Hey, it’s listed with all the other ones, just saying. Actually, there are apparently many national and international holidays celebrating wine. for you wine enthusiasts out there.
May 31: What You Think Upon Grows Day
Celebrate the power of positive thought and see what grows. is a nice read to get started.