Friday Fragments is hosted my Half-Past Kissin' Time for bloggers to post a list of short things on their minds that aren't really enough for a whole post. Here we go:
plumpy'nutA child dies every 15 seconds from hunger and related causes, but World Vision is using plumy'nut (a high-protein paste resembling peanut butter) to save starving children. Your gift to help save starving children is multiplied 5 times thanks to grant funds. Watch this video to see how pumpy'nut and antibiotics saved Sabiou:
Musical ChairsAccording to ESPN the Magazine, there is a musical chairs championship which had 1,200 participants!
PopesI never knew a Pope could resign, did you?
ReportersI think those CNN reporters who stood outside in blizzard conditions deserve a bonus!
BabiesBabies being born are at the lowest level since 1920 according to USA TODAY. Who will support the elderly population?
Valentine's DayI was really surprised when I got this cute candy special delivery car on WEDNESDAY! I was so happy it wasn't flowers! It has chocolate covered pretzels, white frosted tiny pretzels with sprinkles, gummy hearts and individually wrapped chocolate hearts with a cute dog. We exchanged cards on Thursday and my sweet husband even had the pets give me cards. It's so cute, I love when he does things like that! Got a cold on Valentine's Day again--had a bad cold our first Valentine's Day too!
Old AgeI've really enjoyed reading the book of Ecclesiastes these last couple weeks. For a good description of old age, read Ecclesiastes