I am baking cookies today and while I wait for them to cool I decided it was a good time to share my new fridge mantra for the year.
But before I did that, I needed to do some research on the "Keep Calm and Carry On" slogan that became so popular in the last couple of years. I wondered about its origin. I had heard it was from Britain, hence the crown, but other than that, as far as I knew it could have been the name of another boy band Simon Cowell had discovered.
|Original poster from 1939.|
I did my research because I wanted to share with you the napkin I pilfered from the home of my brother and sister-in-law over Christmas. Many of my readers know how much I love cookies. And though I didn't know what I was going to do with it at the time, I just couldn't see using it and throwing it away!
So I hang it on my fridge.
And take pictures of it for my blog.
I suppose you, too, can fill in the blank for how you could handle what comes your way in the year ahead: Keep Calm and ____________
Hide under the covers?
I think my Snickerdoodles have cooled. Care to join me?