Happy Friday! Hope you all had a great week like the parents in Ohio who were treated to some clever carpool line signs. It seems like one of those weeks where a little silly humor goes a long way and those signs fit the bill to perfection.
Well, even if your week was colored by the loss of Queen Elizabeth II, it is Friday. That means it’s time to check out another “5 Things” to help you look like you’re working even if you’d rather gaze longingly out the window. Enjoy!
The BBC released an excellent obituary. Regardless of views on monarchy and the like, the article helps to explain why so many people look to her with such admiration.
Back in June Sky News shared a wonderful story about the Queen and her sense of humor. This has to be one of the best stories ever… filing it away for a dreary day.
Prepare for some cuteness overload in the form of two pups named IHOP and Waffles. They’ll make you want to go over to their place for a play date!
The 2022 Balloon Fiesta in Albuquerque is coming up soon and there are some new “special shapes” to enjoy. They all look like such fun!
Last but not least a trend identified by Wired says that some people are foregoing dating apps in favor of a Google Docs “Date Me” file. Essentially, the file is passed around among acquaintances to spread the word that someone is looking for a partner. It sort of reminds me of India’s solution to matchmaking with “biodata.”
Okay, that’s all for now. Have a wonderful weekend, everyone, and please remember to pray for Ukraine!