Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Trivia Tuesday

The oldest continuous state fair in the nation is the Texas State Fair.
This is the 131st year event.
It was 80 acres in 1886.Now it is 277 acres.
Last year it welcomed 2 million people.
Whoa.

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Did you know owls can turn their heads 270 degrees?


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Montevideo is the capital and largest city of Uruguay. Montevideo has consistently been rated as having the highest quality of life of any city in Latin America.


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Macadamia nuts are toxic to dogs.

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In Disney’s FANTASIA, the Sorcerer’s name is “Yensid” (Disney backwards).

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Humans can’t breathe and swallow at the same time.

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Bats always turn left when exiting a cave.

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That is all for today.
Have a great week!!


Wednesday, October 9, 2019

Wednesday Whimsy

from LoneStar Antiques, 5605 Denton Highway, Fort Worth, TX (Haltom City)...


Tuesday, October 8, 2019

Trivia Tuesday

Whoa! This just in...

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We all know that Steve Jobs was one of the main geniuses who built the Apple company. We also know that before he worked for Apple, he worked for Atari. Jobs himself did say part of the reason for the Apple name was because it would appear before Atari in the phone book.

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The fastest flowing river in the world is the Amazon River. At the height of the wet season, the current can reach a speed of 7 km/hr.

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According to folklore, if the deer have a gray coat in October you should expect a hard winter.


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Julie Andrews has a rose named after her.

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In THE WOLF OF WALL STREET, what did the actors snort in scenes that involved cocaine?
crushed B vitamins

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Hirohito, emperor of Japan from 1926 until his death in 1989, was the longest-reigning monarch in Japanese history.

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Koalas sleep around 18 hours a day.

That is all for today.
Have a great week!!


Sunday, October 6, 2019

Our playroom is evolving!

When we first looked at the house the back room had a desk and chair and one small picture on the wall. Little did we know we'd GET the house! - And little did we know what would become of that back room!

Now it is one of the most fun rooms in our world.




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 I hope this doesn't wow you too much.

I'm just a happy Grammy!!

(Sam ("DaddyPap") is responsible for most of this wonderfulness.)

That's all for today.

(Make a reservation.)
(Just kidding.)