Fun Fact of the Day: Oregano means Joy of The Mountain in Ancient Greek. Ancient Greeks believed that cows that grazed in fields full of oregano had tastier meat.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, ‘I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.’
Word of the Day: Fress
1) to eat or snack, especially often or in large quantities.
2) eat a lot and without restraint
Etymology: Yiddish fresn or German fressen (of animals) to eat, eat ravenously;
Fun Fact of the Day: Ounce for ounce mussel meat contains more protein than beef stock, much less fat, many more mineral nutrients and a quarter of the calories.
On this Day in History in 1842: 1st known sewing machine patented in US, John Greenough, Washington, D.C.