Tag: pie and beer day

  • Day 54

    Day 54

    Today is what they call in Utah “Pioneer Day”. For non-Mormons, it’s “Pie and Beer Day”. Whatever your preference, it’s considered a holiday for many, with city government and banks closed. The Post Office still runs, but that’s because it’s not an official federal holiday. Tomorrow is the day the extra $600/week federal unemployment benefits […]

  • Day 48

    Day 48

    🎶It’s four o’clock on a Saturday…okay, bad take on Billy Joel’s “Piano Man”. It’s probably the last Saturday I’ll have off work for a while. Next Friday is the 24th of July, a day that in Utah has been dubbed “Pioneer Day”, as it is a celebration of when the Mormon settlers arrived in the […]