January 29

Furnishing Solutions February 2016 Freebie

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We have a very special Freebie this month, valued at over $200, from Bella Luz!  Wichita artist Kathy Besthorn creates unique pieces using digitally enhanced photography.  This 16" diameter Keeper of the Read More...
January 28

Interesting

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The Celsius scale of temperature measurement makes a lot of sense when compared to the Fahrenheit scale.  The strange thing about the way Anders Celsius developed his scale is that water freezes at 100 and boils 0 degrees!  That is right, just the reverse of how we know it Read More...
December 18

Furnishing Solutions January 2016 Freebie

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I'm A Keeper Mug

We are going to kick off the re-design of our monthly eNewsletter, Furnishing Solutions, with a free I'm A Keeper mug simply for the asking!  This mug is very unique and only available at Read More...
December 17

Did You Know

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  Here's why you have trouble blowing out those trick candles.  The wick of a trick candle has small amounts of magnesium in them.  When you light the candle, you are also lighting the magnesium.  When you try to blow out the flame, the magnesium inside the Read More...
November 24

Did You Know This About The Eiffel Tower

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In light of the horrific recent events in Paris we are seeing a lot of images of the Eiffel Tower.  Here are some interesting points about the tower that you may not have known. After its completion in 1889 the Eiffel Tower became the world's tallest man made structure, Read More...
November 4

Can You Believe It

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Did you know that: A lobsters blood is colorless but when exposed to oxygen turn blue A bear has 42 teeth August has the highest percentage of births 8% of people have an extra rib 85% of plantlife is in the ocean Rabbits like licorice Armadillos have 4 babies Read More...
September 23

Interesting Fun Facts

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  Elephants are the only mammal that can't jump. A "jiffy" is actually 1/100th of a second. 1 googol is the number 1 followed by 100 zeros. Frogs don't drink, the absorb water through their skin. Dragonflies have 6 legs but can't walk. An Read More...
August 31

You Probably Don’t Know This But…

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Unless food is mixed with saliva you can't taste it The average person falls asleep in 7 minutes Most lipsticks contain fish scales Lemons contain more sugar than strawberries Ralph Lauren's original name was Ralph Lifshitz The Hawaiian alphabet has 12 Read More...
July 29

What’s Happening In Wichita During August

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August 1 - 8, 2015
The National Baseball Congress World Series has been the Summer Collegiate National Championship since 1935.  Featured are teams from all across the country, playing 60 games at Lawrence-Dumont Stadium.  Enjoy Baseball 'Round the Clock Read More...
June 19

Independence Day Trivia

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As we approach the celebration of our nation's birth, you might be interested in some Independence Day trivia.  Use it to amaze your friends and family, or just amuse yourself.   The Declaration of Independence was first adopted on July 2, 1776, two days later a Read More...
June 2

Bet You Didn’t Know This

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  The amount of cement used in China from 2011 through 2013 is greater than the amount used in the United States during the entire 20th century.   It costs the US government 1.8 cents to mint a penny and 9.4 cents to mint a nickel.   Almost half of all Read More...
April 30

Ford Mustang Name

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Though the Mustang uses a mustang pony as its logo, the original prototype car was actually originally named after something entirely different. The Ford Mustang was brought out five months before the normal start of the 1965 production year.  The earliest versions are often Read More...