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January Skin Riddle-of-the-month

A skin have I, more eyes than one. I can be very nice when I am done. What am I? January Skin Riddle-of-the-month was last modified: January 24th, 2018 by CirilloHyland

You Know You’re A Pennsylvanian When…

1. You stuff your Thanksgiving turkey with “filling,” not stuffing or dressing. 2. You pronounce Lancaster, Wilkes-Barre, and Lebanon correctly. 3. You stock up on milk and bread at the first talk of snow. 4. You know the Penn State cheer… even though you never went to school there. (Fight on, State!) 5. You eat […]

Cut Your Eyeteeth On Something – Idiom Meaning

Example: Shana’s been fooling around with cars since she was a kid. She cut her eyeteeth on them. Meaning: to acquire wisdom; to gain valuable experience, often at a young age. Origin: When a baby’s first teeth start growing in, the teeth are actually cutting through the gums. Children also chew on things in order […]

Hidden 3 Tree Names – Riddle

The names of three trees are hidden in the sentences below. The letters are in consecutive order. Can you find them? On this farm, we get ham from a hog any time. The farmer will help in every possible way. He faced two very similar choices, both bad. Hidden 3 Tree Names – Riddle was […]

Women Spend $125,000 on Clothes in a Lifetime

Fun fact: Over a lifetime, an American woman will spend $125,000 on clothes.  3,000 items—271 pairs of shoes, 185 dresses, and 145 bags. Source Women Spend $125,000 on Clothes in a Lifetime was last modified: November 21st, 2017 by CirilloHyland

Clothing Store – Riddle of the Month

There is a clothing store in Bartlesville. The owner has devised his own method of pricing items. A vest costs $20, socks cost $25, a tie costs $15 and a blouse costs $30. Using the method, how much would a pair of underwear cost? Clothing Store – Riddle of the Month was last modified: November […]

Cirillo Institute Halloween 2017

Can you guess what we were? Here are three hints: 1. It is 7 days long. 2. It is on a TV Channel. 3. Its’ first year was 1988. Cirillo Institute Halloween 2017 was last modified: November 29th, 2017 by CirilloHyland