Daily Archives: October 17, 2021

The Remarkable Accidental Creation of the Chocolate Chip Cookie — Commonplace Fun Facts

Necessity is the mother of invention. That adage certainly proved true for Ruth Graves Wakefield, the creator of one of the most popular treats ever. Ruth was born in 1903 in Easton, Massachusetts. She received her education from Framingham State … Continue reading

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Gaming Sunday October 17, 2021

 AS ALWAYS, CHECK PRICES BEFORE ORDERING as sales can end or change before I update them. Also, some sales only have so many items or keys available for purchase so the sale ends as soon as they run out of … Continue reading

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Bipolar Questions and Answers — Bipolar Me

Have you heard of Quora? It’s like a crowd-sourced online question and answer center, where anyone can ask questions on practically any topic and request an answer from a specific person, or leave it up to whoever wants to answer. … Continue reading

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Fixing Germany’s housing crisis is neither quick nor easy – DW October 17, 2021

I saw this today on DW – Fixing Germany’s housing crisis is neither quick nor easy: https://www.dw.com/en/fixing-germanys-housing-crisis-is-neither-quick-nor-easy/a-59515908. Longer article. Population growth, bad decisions, slow construction, competing demands: These are just some of the causes of Germany’s housing crisis. The problem … Continue reading

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Billionaire Marc Lore outlines how he will build the inclusive, Utopian desert city Telosa – USA TODAY October 17, 2021

I posted about this last month – Plans for $400-billion new city in the American desert unveiled – CNN September 6, 2021. Here’s the update: saw it on USA TODAY – Billionaire Marc Lore outlines how he will build the … Continue reading

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Where Did Your Blog Name Come From? — Mental Health @ Home

This post is inspired by a post a little while back by JoAnn at Sunstone Journal (formerly Midnight Harmony) about coming up with a blog name. I thought we could chat a bit about how people came up with their … Continue reading

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A renowned female crime novelist who won a million-euro prize in Spain turned out to be three middle-aged men – Business Insider October 17, 2021

I saw this today on Business Insider – A renowned female crime novelist who won a million-euro prize in Spain turned out to be three middle-aged men: https://www.businessinsider.com/three-men-win-million-euro-prize-posed-as-female-2021-10. Longer article. Francis Agustin  October 17, 2021 Like a plot twist straight … Continue reading

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Fallout – Making Tracks Towards the Future — Kuribo’s Painting

This is one of those weeks where I made steady progress. I wouldn’t say I got anything done that is sexy but it will be handy in the future as I start to play more games of Fallout Wasteland Warfare. … Continue reading

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Navy Boot Camp Physical Fitness – US Navy YouTube

Direct link: Navy Boot Camp Physical Fitness https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xB0DuVg-N1s (about 2:03 minutes long)

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Forgiveness Sunday – Forgiveness Sundays October 17, 2021

For this week’s Forgiveness Sunday post Proverbs 17:9: https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs%2017%3A9&version=KJV 9 He that covereth a transgression seeketh love; but he that repeateth a matter separateth very friends. https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Proverbs%2017%3A9&version=KJV Thought this was a great Forgiveness Sundays post. Other Forgiveness Sundays posts: https://upsdownsfamilyhistory.wordpress.com

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