today i learned – mon 6th nov 2017

ever been on holiday to another country and then had to randomly drive on the β€˜wrong’ side of the road? (wrong definitely depends where you live! πŸ™ˆ) yeah, what’s with that!? πŸ€”

it was actually my mom that raised this question … it’s a real good one 😎

#tdil the reason why different countries drive on different sides of the road πŸš— Continue reading “today i learned – mon 6th nov 2017”

today i learned – sat 2nd sept 2017

whilst browsing the internetweb, looking for shizz to learn, i stumbled across this rather incredible fact about hot air balloons πŸ˜‚

like, it sounds like something that would be a good plot for an episode of the mighty boosh πŸ™ˆ #missyou

#tdil that the first things to travel in a hot air balloon were a sheep, a duck and a rooster 😳 πŸ‘πŸ¦†πŸ“. Continue reading “today i learned – sat 2nd sept 2017”

today i learned – tues 15th aug 2017

as you may have heard in the news, big ben is soon to fall silent for a while so that some important restorations can take place 👍🏻 (i think, i haven’t actually read about it).

anyway, with all of this talk of big ben, i thought i’d kind of jump on the band wagon by learning something giant london clock landmark based ⏰ (i’m sure that there used to be a big ben emoji)

#tdil the actual name of the big ben tower and that no one actually knows who the bell was named after 😂 #fail Continue reading “today i learned – tues 15th aug 2017”

today i learned – sun 13th aug 2017

right, i’m afraid this is going to be another one of those fairly quick ones 😅 got lots to do and all that 👍🏻

any way, today’s fact concerns itself with my dogs’ favourite toy – the frisbee (there’s no emoji for that ☹️).

#tdil that the dude who revolutionised the frisbee, was cremated and turned into frisbees when he died #rip … that’s commitment to the cause!? Continue reading “today i learned – sun 13th aug 2017”

today i learned – mon 31st july 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”