Today I’m feeling whimsical and
random (again), maybe you are, too. I thought you might enjoy this repeat.
Trivia and a recipe. What’s better than that?
Did you know that the first ten
United States presidents all lived to be
over 80 years old?
Every month that begins on a
Sunday has a Friday the 13th.
It’s statistically possible for
the same person to have known a very old Thomas Jefferson and a very young
It takes 500 calories a day just
for your brain to function.
Vanilla is the most popular ice
Chocolate is the most universally
Getting older is no problem. You
just have to live long enough. Who said it? Answer below.
These symbols, #@!$%, used to
replace naughty words in cartoons and comics, are called grawlix. They were
introduced by Mort Walker, the creator of the comic strip Beetle Bailey.
And now for a really good, and
Wholegrain Jam Squares
2 cups quick or old fashioned
1-¾ cups flour
1-cup butter or margarine
1-cup firmly packed brown sugar
½ cup chopped nuts
1 tsp. Cinnamon
¾ tsp. Salt
½ tsp baking soda
¾ cup strawberry or other jam
Mix all ingredients except jam
until crumbly. Reserve two cups. Press remaining mixture into 13 X 9 inch pan.
Spread jam on top (I drop by spoonfuls). Spoon remaining mixture on top. Bake @
350 for 25 – 30 mins. Cool and cut into squares.