Some may like pink or blue or yellow or red, but purple people LOVE purple!

Some may like pink or blue or yellow or red, but purple people LOVE purple!

Category: Purple in the News

Taking a Grape Big Step Back

Taking a Grape Big Step Back

As some of you already know, 2012 was a very difficult year for me.  Aside from the normal busy-ness of being a work-at-home-schooling mom to a very clever 13 y/o, I’ve had some health issues for the last 35 yrs that have grown in severity […]

You can purple-ize your iPhone!

You can purple-ize your iPhone!

I have a very old phone because I’m not very techie. My dd programmed my address book in my flip phone and I avoid using it because I don’t know how to access it.  lol My old flip phone is purple…VERY purple.  My phone has […]

Coming Soon: The Purple Files!

Coming Soon: The Purple Files!

Pssst!  I have grape news!  I’m working on a new purple project!  It’s called The Purple Files, a series of purple eBooks you are going to think are just MAUVElous! Each title will have a slightly different focus.  One will share purple recipes, another will […]

National One Hit Wonder Day

National One Hit Wonder Day

Today is National One Hit Wonder Day.  I tried to find a song about purple that was a one hit wonder, but the closest I could come was this one. Purple People Eater was a  novelty song, written and performed by Sheb Wooley, that reached […]

New species of purple crab discovered

New species of purple crab discovered

Found an article on the internet from a few months ago that a new species of purple crab was discovered in the Philippine island of Palawan. This is big news but a small crab. According to the article, t’s only about an inch or two […]

In Other Grape News…

In Other Grape News…

My life is getting very busy these days.  Last week I actually counted how many items I write per month at my “day job” over at Art of Eloquence.com and I shocked myself grapely.  Including blog posts, newsletters, various articles, free gifts for my subsribers, […]

Baby squirrel gets purple cast

Baby squirrel gets purple cast

Found this article online that reported how this baby squirrel named, Violet.  The article reports that… “Violet fell to ground when a couple unknowingly trimmed the tree branch that was holding her nest.” The rescue workers at the Wildlife Aid Foundation bandaged her up in, you […]

“Paint the Town Purple” Cancer Awareness

“Paint the Town Purple” Cancer Awareness

February 26th was Paint the Town Purple day in Fallbrook, California to promote cancer awareness.  According to an article in the Village News: “According to the California Department of Public Health, more than 144,800 California residents will be diagnosed with cancer this year and more […]

Purple Day Inspires Students to Write

Purple Day Inspires Students to Write

Yorktown Middle School: “Teachers created the designation to inspire students to note “purple words” in their reading and to use the more flowery style of language in their writing. Students compared bland words versus “salsa words” while they ate salsa and drank grape Sunkist.” To […]

Purple Rainbow Waterfall Ap for BlackBerry

Purple Rainbow Waterfall Ap for BlackBerry

Do you have a BlackBerry?  If so, you might want to download this free Purple Rainbow Waterfalls ap.  Now for those of us who don’t have a BlackBerry or any other phone that has all these capabilitites, can you please tell me what this is?  LOL […]