Answers to August Quiz Plus … a recipe for lemon meringue pie, made the lower carb way

Hello there, I hope you enjoyed yesterdays quiz. Many thanks to all those who read the post and special thanks to those who took time to comment.


~ gladiolus, August birth flower ~

Did you know the answers? Well, as promised here are the answers to the seven questions. For ease I have repeated the questions …

1. What is the birthstone for August?

Answer : Peridot

2. What is the birth flower of August?

Answer : Gladiolus


3. If you were born on the 30th August, what would be your star sign?

Answer : Virgo


4. What or who was the month of August named after?

Answer : A Roman Emperor


5. Back in history, on the 5th August 1962, Nelson Mandela was imprisoned for trying to overthrow which country’s apartheid rule?

Answer : South Africa


6. Which Caribbean island gained independence from Britain in August 1962?

Answer : Jamaica


7. In the US August 15th is also a Pie Day, but what pie?


Answer : Lemon Meringue Pie

How did you do? Before I researched the answers I knew five 😊

… and now on to a tasty recipe suggestion, which you may wish to try.
Celebrate Lemon Meringue Pie Day on August 15th
this version is low Carb, gluten free, and with no added sugars
see details here

~ wishing you a happy month of August ~

A variety of articles and recipe ideas are within this blog, and not all may be suitable for you. If you may have any food allergies, or underlying health issues please take these into account. If you are a diabetic and not sure how certain foods may affect your blood sugars, test is best, i.e. use your meter.

All the best Jan

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