today i learned – fri 7th july 2017

when i was first told today’s fact, i 100% totally didn’t believe it … it was contested by multiple people in the room and it wasn’t until the internetweb was consulted that any of us let it go (let it goooo ❄️).

that said, now that i know this is a legit thing, i’m glad that i was told it (the person who started the discussion doesn’t deserve a credit though … she’s not worth it 😜 #playfulbanter #itsthatkindoffriendship)

#tdil that multiple people either die or are injured by stray bullets due to β€˜celebratory gunfire’ every new year 😳 Continue reading “today i learned – fri 7th july 2017”

today i learned – thurs 13th apr 2017

yippeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee!!! 😬😬 the blog is two months old today! πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠπŸŽˆπŸŽˆ. that means that people have now put up with none stop drivel, daily, for a whole two months πŸ™ˆ.

despite the aforementioned “drivel”, it’s actually grown a fair amount in the two months … so a mad thank you for that! 😊

anyway, on with the important stuff! as it’s a “landmark” date for the blog, i thought i’d learn something about what else has happened on this day in the past πŸ‘πŸ». #tdil that on this day in 1912, the royal flying corps (rfc) was founded πŸ›©. Continue reading “today i learned – thurs 13th apr 2017”

today i learned – tues 14th mar 2017

if i’m honest, i think i learned something earlier today but i can’t for the life of me remember what it was (some may say, i’ve therefore learned nothing today).

however, never fear, the beauty of this blog is that it forces me to learn something everyday. therefore, after a bit of a Googling and reading, i’ve learned something random about liechtenstein (random much!!)

anyway, #tdil a rather amusing story about liechtenstein’s army! don’t even ask how i came about this fact πŸ˜‚πŸ™ˆ Continue reading “today i learned – tues 14th mar 2017”