Happy April and welcome to Thursday Thirteen!
What's Thursday Thirteen? It's the easy meme where you make a list of 13 things on Thursdays! We don't have any fear of that number 13 around here, do we? No! So make a list of your favorite recipes, books, general crazy thoughts - whatever turns your fancy - then sign up with Mr. Linky at the bottom so we can come visit.
On April 5, 1772, which happened to be Easter, Dutch explorers lead by navigator Jacob Roggeveen found themselves 3,000 miles from the nearest continental land. But land was to found - a 63-square-mile island in the southeastern Pacific Ocean which the explorers named Easter Island. Towering stone statues mystified these first European visitors and continue to mystify the world today.
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