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In Honor of

National Cheese Lover Day

January 20


Do you love cheese -- all kinds of cheese? Spectacular! Soon it will be National Cheese Lover's Day!

Use the day to serve, savor, and enjoy any of the hundreds of varieties of cheese. Depending upon what article you read, there are between 900 to 1,400 kinds of cheese. Having a cheese tasting party with friends will make this a truly memorable day. Set out a tray with several varieties of your favorite cheese and don't forget the wine. Wine goes great with cheese.


How to Make an Easy Cheese Tray


Some Cheesy Trivia:

  • Cheese is more flavorful at room temperature.
  • Americans consume over 31 pounds of cheese per year. But that's nothing compared to the French who eat over 50 pounds of cheese per year.
  • Historical records vary as to when cheese was first made. It was somewhere between 7,500 and 8,000 B.C. Records suggest it may have first been discovered by accident in Poland or Arabia.
  • The world's largest cheese was put on display on this day in 1964 at the New York World's Fair. It weighed over 34,000 pounds.


Eating cheese makes you feel gouda. So, don't be bleu. Eat some cheese on National Cheese Lover Day. 



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It's back and still growing! We've everything from the explanation of how reindeer fly to the story of the Grinch. You'll even learn what frankincense and myrrh  are!

Just click on 40s-50s CHRISTMAS from the list on the left -- It's near the bottom, make your selection and you'll be carried back the the days of our youth. Have fun!



Our new series has become so long that it's now divided into 5 pages or sections. You will find it at the bottom of the list of topics to the left of this HOME PAGE. Look for its title -- GROWING UP IN THE 40s & 50s -- and then choose the subtitle you wish or you can copy and paste the link below in your browser. 

1/16 Post: "Songs of the '50s"

Copy & paste: https://www.fengerjune1958.com/Entertainment.htm

Or click on GROWING UP IN THE 40s & 50s and choose "Entertainment , , ," from the Flyout Menu


"What We Love about Roseland" is the new article by CJ Martello that appears in his PETALS FROM ROSELAND page. Just click on ROSELAND from the list of topics to the left of this page and choose PETALS . . . form the fly-out menu. Enjoy!



. . . and here's the Cinnamon Bear. The wonderful childhood classic returns to our site for you to share with your grandchildren or enjoy all over again.

For a brief history of The Cinnamon Bear, a map of Maybe Land, short bios on the actresses and actors who voiced the roles, and a few surprises, click on THE CINNAMON  BEAR in the left hand column -- It's near the bottom -- of this, our HOME PAGE. 




We didn't have the "computer advantage" when we were growing up so many of us are a little timid when approaching this newfangled contraption. With that in mind, a new forum section entitled "All You Need to Know But Are too Shy to Ask" has been created.

The new feature has directions for many of the skills needed to take full advantage of our web site. It even explains how to print those directions so you can have them in front of you as you navigate into new territory.

A second feature explains exactly how to obtain additional help with any problem which may come up. It's really simple: just email me, as site administrator; and I'll get the answer straight from the experts at Class Creator.

 So now, with a little bit of determination, you can fully explore the site, send emails, reply to survey questions, comment in forums, and load pictures. Just click on the link below.


Please register and choose a password so you can explore the complete site we have created. It's filled with classmates' memories, pictures, updates, information on the Fifties, and more.

So, welcome to the World of Fenger - June 1958!