Noteworthy NovemberNovember is filled with a bunch of fun holidays, from the iconic Thanksgiving, Veteran's Day and Day of the Dead to the extremely popular No Shave November or NaNoWriMo. Here are some of our favourites!
NaNoWriMo: National Novel Writing Month. A month-long celebration of creativity and writing, this is a daily challenge to write a certain number of words per day, resulting in a standard length novel by the end!
National Fun with Fondue Month: That's right, you no longer need an excuse. Go forth and celebrate gooey cheese and chocolate fountains. It's in honor of a holiday, after all.
Nov. 11-17, World Antibiotic Awareness Week: A whole week dedicated to educating about the proper use of and the consequences overuse and over-prescription. Spread some knowledge this week! But... try not to spread your germs in the process. ;)
11/6 National Nachos Day: It's not a Tuesday, so you don't have to worry about neglecting tacos to enjoy this tasty holiday!
11/11 National Sundae Day: It's a little disappointing that it doesn't fall on a Sunday this year, but that won't stop us from getting ice cream while the gettin' is good.
11/11 Singles Day 2019: And look! For all us single people, it's perfectly acceptable to get that ice cream sundae on our own this year! Prepare for Forever Alone memes.
11/14 Wold Diabetes Day: Diabetes is a disease that can be crippling. This day is dedicated to awareness, garnering public support for research and treatments, and acknowledging the struggle those with diabetes go through on the daily.
11/15 National Philanthropy Day: What a fantastic day! Get out there and help others, or make an effort to hold the door open for others and dole out little acts of kindness as you go about your day.
11/15 National Recycling Day: Conveniently, you can double up your holidays and organize a recycling effort in your community! Two birds, one stone!
11/17 National Hiking Day It's a beautiful time of year to strap on your boots and head out into nature! Enjoy some fresh air, the tail end of autumn and the vigor and joy that comes from a good hike!
11/19 World Toilet Day: An ode to the commode. Undoubtedly an invention that has changed society drastically and massively improved our health overall.
11/23 National Adoption Day: There are so many kids out there in desperate need of a loving family and a chance to thrive. Celebrate them and the act of adopting today!
11/26 National Cake Day: Delicious.
11/28 National French Toast Day: French toast for Thanksgiving brunch? Yes please.