- World Table Tennis Day: A sport you can do at home!
- National Carmel Popcorn Day: Popcorn and a movie … again.
- New Beer’s Eve: The sale of beer officially became legal again on April 7, 1933 – after Prohibition ended. The night before, when many people began lining up outside some breweries, has been known ever since as New Beer's Eve.
Trapped in Paradise …A South African couple honeymooning in the Maldives are actually trapped in paradise. Olivia and Raul De Freitas are the only two people at a luxury resort in the Maldives – and the staff has to be there, too ... until the newlyweds can leave. “Everyone says they want to be stuck on a tropical island, until you’re actually stuck,” Olivia said. “It only sounds good because you know you can leave.” (NY Times)
- So … Does being isolated at a tropical resort right now sound bad to you? Where would you self-isolate if given a choice? (Twitter)
You knew this was coming …A set of twins born on March 27th in Raipur, India, were named Corona and Covid. The parents said they did it as a reminder of the hardships they faced while welcoming the boy and girl into the world during a lockdown. (She Knows)
Another great reason to grow a garden …A study found that growing a garden – whether a backyard garden or community garden -- boosts body image. And researchers found that the more time people spent gardening – planting, weeding, picking vegetables, and more – the greater the body image appreciation and improvement.
Sick of being at home? Re-arrange your furniture. Sounds silly, but something as simple as moving the furniture in a room can make you feel like you have a new living space – especially when you’re spending so much time inside. (Best Life)