Monthly Archives: June 2012

Mississippi Monday

There are a ton of places along the Mississippi to stop and enjoy the river, but did you know that all of the beaches along the river belong to us?  None of the beaches along the Mississippi are privately owned, … Continue reading

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Food Friday

Did you know that people used to be paid for their work with salt?  The ancient Romans liked salt so much that soldiers were often paid part of their wages in salt.  That is really where we get the word … Continue reading

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Wagging Wednesday

No, it’s not a four-legged mop!  The Komondor dog grows super long ropes for a reason: to look like sheep!  The Komondor dog has been used for over 10 centuries to herd sheep and protect animals and people.  The dog … Continue reading

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