ever eaten a foamy banana sweet and thought it tastes nothing like actual banana? 🍌 well, here’s your reason 😉
#tdil artificial banana flavouring is based on a now extinct version of everyone’s favourite bendy fruit 😢 Continue reading “today i learned – mon 29th oct 2018”
love a bizarre record? … well, buckle in for a fun ride 😜
#tdil someone has set a record for slicing watermelons on his belly 🙈 Continue reading “today i learned – fri 3rd aug 2018”
thought that it was about time we had another food fact … y’all seem to love them and it has been a while! 🤷🏻♂️
#tdil that fruit and veg is slowly getting less healthy for you 😳 Continue reading “today i learned – sun 24th june 2018”
right, today we’re combining both orange juice and conspiracies 🛸
yeah, i know, that’s a strong start to any blog post 😂
#tdil that the ‘100% orange juice’ you buy from the shop probably isn’t actually even flavoured by real oranges 😅 Continue reading “today i learned – fri 30th mar 2018”
so, after a couple of days of animal goodness, we’re heading back into the wonderful world of food 🙌🏻
not just any food though … we’re jumping straight into the trendiest fruit out there – the avocado 🥑
#tdil that, unlike other fruits, avocados never ripen when they’re connected to the tree 🌳 Continue reading “today i learned – sun 11th feb 2018”
you know those facts where we decide that we’ve been lied to our entire lives?
well, this is going to be another one of those moments peeps 😅
#tdil that watermelon is the state vegetable of oklahoma 🍉 Continue reading “today i learned – sun 4th jan 2018”
you know how hawaiian pizza is totally against nature? 😷 well, it turns out that it has a history that doesn’t include hawaii!?
it’s another one of those random things that i found interesting 😂 bear with 👍🏻
#tdil that hawaiian pizza actually originated in canada 😳 Continue reading “today i learned – sun 22nd oct 2017”
bananas, interesting critters aren’t they? 🤔 like, they’re all be bendy and shizz 🍌 … monkeys love them …
but why on earth do they have to be ruined by horrendous stringy bits?! 😒 why can’t anything just be simple??
#tdil the reason why those stringy banana bits exist 👍🏻 Continue reading “today i learned – sat 26th aug 2017”
of all of the random stuff that has appeared on this blog … i’m going to go ahead and say that this is one of the more surprising 😂.
today, we’re heading into a wonderful world that combines corn with shoes 🤔 confusing, huh?
#tdil that the original measurement used for shoe size was ‘barleycorn’ 😳 Continue reading “today i learned – mon 31st july 2017”
today was spent wandering around sillystone whilst watching some mad loud british gt cars 😍 so as usual, the thing that i learned (well, re-learned) today was the power of uv and its ability to cook your face through dense clouds 😒
however, that super short paragraph doesn’t make for much a blog post 🙈 so i decided to do some investigating into something that i heard the other day 👍🏻
#tdil that you can put fruit in rice and it’ll ripen faster 🥝. Continue reading “today i learned – sun 11th june 2017”
today, i received my first ever request to learn something! how very exciting 😬😬
however, this blog post isn’t about the thing that was requested 😳 #sozza … you’re going to have to wait for it, i’m afraid (because i haven’t found an answer to the question yet 😅). anyway, on with the show 👍🏻
#tdil that the colour ‘orange’ is named after the fruit and not the other way around 😱 Continue reading “today i learned – thurs 27th apr 2017”
i think this might be a fairly short one guys 😳 … not because i’m in a rush or in dyer need of sleep (for once) but because there’s not actually all that much i can say about the thing that i learned today!
today’s little lesson of life is all about roses 🌹 yaaaaay roses! #tdil that the rose family is actually pretty huge and includes loads of the fruits that you enjoy on a daily basis. Continue reading “today i learned – weds 29th mar 2017”