August 8th Holidays

Today is the day! The day for what? The day happiness will happen.

Happiness is the feeling you’re feeling when you want to keep feeling it. -Author Unknown

Today is also the day to sneak some zucchini onto your neighbors porch. I kid you not


Pennsylvanian Thomas and Ruth Roy wanted to encourage sharing, so they created a holiday where citizens are asked to drop off baskets of zucchini on neighbors’ doorsteps.

Why zucchini?


Citizens are overzealous with zucchini planting.

Tom Roy and his wife have created 80 silly and strange holidays that can be found at

If you’re not planning to sneak any zucchini onto your neighbor’s doorstep then why not celebrate “Happiness Happens” day. The day was developed to remind people that happiness happens when you least expect it.

What are some things that make you happy? What have you done recently to make someone else happy?

Today I will savor all the special things in my life that truly make me happy.

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up. -Mark Twain

You know I’d be happy if you bought me a coffee. Don’t want to buy me a coffee? Then you can make me happy by commenting. You can make me really happy by tweeting this post. How can I make you happy on happiness happens day?

If you liked this post, why not buy me a coffee?