today i learned – thurs 5th apr 2018

every now and then, i quite like keeping y’all up-to-date with the latest internetweb based fads 😏

far from being another awful soap eating challenge or something like that 🙈 this one is actually something you should try! 🙌🏻

#tdil that japan has a new craze where they take a ball of aluminium and polish it into a gorgeous ball of shiny goodness 😍 Continue reading “today i learned – thurs 5th apr 2018”

today i learned – weds 15th nov 2017

after yesterday’s fact about singapore, we’re remaining in the far east 😬 this time, however, we’re heading to my favourite country – japan 🇯🇵

(this is a fact about japan … expect a bit of madness, a splash of crazy and a sploosh of weird 👍🏻 … strap in people)

#tdil there is a village in japan that has been almost taken over by dolls 😳 (i did warn you about the sploosh of weird 😅).

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today i learned – thurs 31st aug 2017

first order of business! this is post 201 😬 (once again, i missed the actual milestone 🙃). but yeah, how damn awesome is that?! 🙊 201 days of entirely pointless facts 👍🏻.

today is no different … if i’m honest, this is probably the most random post to date 😂

#tdil that there is a legit post box in japan that is 10 metres under water! 🐠📮 Continue reading “today i learned – thurs 31st aug 2017”

today i learned – thurs 11th may 2017

as you’ve probably noticed, i use a lot of emojis, hashtags and terms like lol, lmao and rofl (sometimes, i even use yolo ironically … although, it now occurs so often that i’m not sure it still counts as ironic 😳) … it would seem that i’m not alone,  we all love a good lolololol. 

but, you’ll be interested to know that not all countries ‘lol’  and there are some weird alternatives out there! 

(whilst that first bit may have just seemed like a self-interested paragraph about me, it actually sets us up for today’s little fact about life 👍🏻)

#tdil that the japanese (yes, i’m aware that i am obsessed with japan) don’t use the term lol … instead, they use ‘wwwwwww’ 🤔. Continue reading “today i learned – thurs 11th may 2017”