A truly fun (and educational) thing to do on this mid-winter holiday is to throw a small party (especially if children are involved) and build models of molecules (using gumdrops) such as the one posted below:
You can find more information on how to build a number of these structures by clicking here.
Another "excuse" to send someone a card — and preferably one designed by yours truly of course — and any selection found in the storefront pages of my web-site!
If you are followers of this blog, then you are a creative thinker and can surely put your own spin on this delightful day with what you choose to write inside; however, if you are feeling weary from winter, and therefore dry on having any inspiration, please listen to Sammy Davis's rendition of The Candyman Can (posted below) where he invites everyone with his words ". . . Everybody Gather 'Round, The Candy Man Is Here, What Kind of Candy Do You Want? Sweet Choc'late, Choc'late Malted Candy GUM Drops . . . " and you will be inspired to separate any sorrow and collect up all the cream.
...whose stories are told from the point of view of Cam, a female cardinal, whose photo is on the cover of each book. Words In Our Beak’s goal is to open readers to a simple understanding of the winged world and their environment. Set in my rooftop urban garden in New York City. Words In Our Beak is directed to children and adults who are curious about birds, and want to learn about them from a unique perspective. The books include hundreds of images of flora and fauna, links to movies, as well as to informative narratives that have been created by the author.