Today my Daughter-in-Law, Denise Wesseler, challenged me to participate in the ” Ice Bucket Challenge.” The challenge involves people getting doused with buckets of ice water on video, posting that video to social media, then nominating others to do the same. All in an effort to raise ALS awareness. Those who refuse to take the […]

The Unbelievable Watermelon

Watermelon is an ancient and versatile fruit. ┬áIt is believed to have originated in the Kalamari Desert in Southern Africa. Watermelons are about 92% water – that’s how they got their name-, In ancient times, travelers carried watermelons as a replacement for water, a watermelon canteen, as it were. Watermelon has been cultivated as early […]