Tuesday, June 16, 2015

The Apple

Here are some interesting facts that you might not know about the apple:
7,500 different varieties  are grow world wide.

The apple tree is part of the rose family.

2 pounds of apples make one 9 inch pie.

Apples are fat, sodium and cholesterol free.

The biggest apple ever picked weighed 3 pounds.

Apple trees can live to be 100 years old.

It takes the energy from 50 leaves to make 1 apple.

The apple is the second most valuable fruit in the USA, the orange is first.

Archeologists have found evidence of people enjoying apples since at least 6500 BC

Apples are a great source of fiber.

2/3 of its fiber is in the peel.

Most apples are picked by hand.

Our baby is 15 weeks along and the size of an apple. :)


Jennifer said...

Love this <3

godly-young-widow said...

Is this(and Jennifer referring to a midwife appointment) an ever-so-subtle pregnancy announcement? Congrats! Looking forward to more details....

Anna said...

Wow, this is one super cute announcement!!!
(an apple-loving reader from Germany)

Elisa said...

YAY! Congratulations!!! May God bless you with a happy healthy pregnancy and baby! :):)