It’s Winnie the Pooh Day!!!!

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NATIONAL WINNIE THE POOH DAY

National Winnie the Pooh Day is observed annually on January 18th.  Author A.A. Milne brought the adorable, honey-loving bear to life in his stories which also featured his son, Christopher Robin.  National Winnie the Pooh Day commemorates Milne’s January 18, 1882 birthday.

Milne’s lovable Pooh Bear, as he was fondly called, is a fictional bear inspired by a black bear named Winnie who lived at the London Zoo during World War I. The author’s son, Christopher Robin, would visit the bear often and named his own teddy bear after her and a swan named Pooh.

This friendship inspired a collection of books starting with Winnie-the-Pooh in 1926. The books were illustrated by E.H. Shepard.

In the 1960s, Disney bought the rights to the Winnie-the-Pooh characters dropping the hyphen from Pooh’s name. The illustrations were a bit different, too.

Milne’s stories have been translated into over 50 languages and are considered classic children’s stories today.

OBSERVE

Snuggle up with your favorite Pooh fan, a pot of honey and take turns reading about the adventures of Winnie the Pooh. Use #WinnieThePoohDay to post on social media.

Thanks to Nationaldaycalendar.com for the above info!!

Happy Pooh Day!!

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I being featured on OrangeMarmalade Press!

My mom is participating in a challenge where she has to come up with 3 quotes for 3 days in a row and post them. The topic is LOVE!!! Since she LOVES me so much, she decided to use my beautiful face in all of her posts! She done two days so far, which is 6 photos!!! I will post those 3 here for you all to enjoy!! Barkingly Yours – er, Quotingly Yours, LadyBird!!

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