Category Animals

T 034 The peanut is neither pea, nut

The botanical definition of a “nut” is a fruit whose ovary wall becomes very hard at maturity. Using this criterion, the peanut is not a true nut, but rather a legume. However, for culinary purposes and in common English language usage, peanuts are usually referred to as nuts, according to Wikipedia. When I wear this […]

T02 Love the dog you are with

I am 6’3″, so it is natural that I would like to own a big dog. I married into a chihuahua in SEP 2015, so by now, I have grown to love Chikita, an old lady of about eight years old. If I owned a Great Dane, I might have to start a death watch. […]