23 People Have Been Named “Eggnog” in the Past 500 Years

23 People Have Been Named “Eggnog” in the Past 500 Years

A site called “Find My Past” went through 14 billion documents from the past 500 years, looking for people with HOLIDAY- themed names.   The most common was “Ivy”.  But at least 3,200 kids have been named “Reindeer,” 579 have been named “Snowman,” and they found 23 people named “Eggnog.”  Read more HERE

Morning Stumper 12/9

Morning Stumper 12/9

Q: WHAT SONG IS A CHARLIE BROWN STAPLE? A: CHRISTMAS TIME IS HERE

“Toys For Tickets” Donate Toys Instead Of Paying Parking Tickets

“Toys For Tickets” Donate Toys Instead Of Paying Parking Tickets

The city of Kingston, Ontario in Canada just finished up its annual “Toys for Tickets” campaign.  Anyone who got a parking ticket between November 1st and December 3rd could avoid paying by donating a toy instead.  They have been doing this since 2005 and have collected over 3,500 toys to hand out to kids during…

A “Walking Stick Of Bologna” Is The Big Star At One Town’s Holiday Parade

A “Walking Stick Of Bologna” Is The Big Star At One Town’s Holiday Parade

Kids don’t care about Santa in the Canadian province of Newfoundland and Labrador.  At parades there, everyone wants to see the Mr. Big Stick mascot, a “waving, walking stick of bologna.” He is the mascot for The Maple Leaf Foods brand. He has been a part of the parade for over 25 years and according…

Operation BeYoutiful Continues To Grow and Help More Area Women

Operation BeYoutiful Continues To Grow and Help More Area Women

Operation BeYoutiful is a program that was launched to provide wigs to young girls going through Cancer treatments. It has grown to include women of all ages (and a couple guys) going through Cancer treatment, but also other types of medically related hair loss. They also provide meal plans, counseling, and more! We talked to…

Two Pen Pals Have Been Friends For 84 Years!

Two Pen Pals Have Been Friends For 84 Years!

The world’s oldest pen pals just celebrated their 100th birthdays together, and tried Zoom for the first time.  He lives in England, and she’s in Texas.  They’ve been pen pals since 1938 when they were 16 years old. They have met, in person, only twice- 2002 and 2004. Read the story HERE