Sir Benjamin Franklin – Happy Birthday

Saturday, January 17, 2015

January 17, 1706

Sir Benjamin can be thanked for hundreds of the cleverest quotes – here are a few of my favorites:

“Diligence is the mother of good luck.” “A small leak will sink a great ship.”

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New $100 Bill – Ben Franklin’s new look

Monday, July 28, 2014

Recently, I received a $100 dollar bill and it was new. Though the bill was released last October, the design has been updated and when I went to pay, I realized I had never held one of the new bills – they take a while to start circulating. I thought to myself for an instant, “… what if it’s counterfeit…”

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Happy Birthday Sir Benjamin Franklin!

Friday, January 17, 2014

Benjamin Franklin 1706-1790

We can thank Ben Franklin for the invention of the Franklin Stove, Lightning Rod, Armonica, Bi-Focals, Poor Richards Almanack, etc.

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Holiday Statistics 2013

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Ever wonder who’s buying what for the holidays?  Here are some shopping statistics.

 

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Good Eatin’ on July 4th

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Eating healthy on Independence Day infographic

 

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