I'm interested in scads of topics, and it seems I'm always running into interesting tidbits. I'd like to share some with you. I promise they'll always have at least a fleeting relevance to the day at hand.
October 23, 2011
October 23: Nicolas Appert Born, 1752
He was called the Father of Modern Canning.
He'd always been interested in food, but the prize money didn't hurt, either.