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Tuesday, July 16, 2013

Clouds ~ Berries ~ 1996! ~ Comb Binding ~ Bruiser ~ Fritters & Salsa

Good 59º cloudy humid morning.

Breakfast yesterday was berries and coconut milk...
Today it's going to be a berry smoothie.... then a day at the fair and fair food!!!

Momma turkey and babies out back having a snack and drinking water...


Now here's a fish!
Jerry, me, and little Alex (who is now 17!) We were on a houseboat at Lake Mead with Kristen, Alex, Brian, my sis Marion, and Sandy's (Todoran-Beck) son Patrick. Such fun.

Yesterday I organized a bunch of recipes that I had printed out from the internet or had been emailed to me. I have a 'comb binder' that cuts holes in the paper and then there is a spine you attach them into so they come out like this:
Here is a short video demo-ing a comb binder...
....and then of course, Mr. Nosey has to inspect them!
After he did that he went outside to see what was there to hunt!
A little hummingbird was watching him~

Historically this date.....
1769 – Father Junipero Serra founds California's first mission, Mission San Diego de Alcalá. Over the following decades, it evolves into the city of San Diego

1790 – The District of Columbia is established as the capital of the United States after signature of the Residence Act.

1941Joe DiMaggio hits safely for the 56th consecutive game, a streak that still stands as a MLB record.

1969Apollo program: Apollo 11, the first manned space mission to land on the Moon, is launched from the Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral, Florida.
........oh how I remember that day. I looked out at the moon and was overcome with the enormity of this task.

1999John F. Kennedy, Jr., piloting a Piper Saratoga aircraft, dies when his plane crashes into the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Martha's Vineyard. His wife Carolyn Bessette Kennedy and sister-in-law Lauren Bessette are also killed.
And births this date include...
1888 – Shoeless Joe Jackson, American baseball player (d. 1951)

1907 – Orville Redenbacher, American farmer and businessman (d. 1995)

1907 – Barbara Stanwyck, American actress (d. 1990)

1911Ginger Rogers, American actress and dancer (d. 1995)

1958Michael Flatley, American dancer

1967Will Ferrell, American comedian
All I know. Nuff said. Happy Tuesday. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo
July 16th
National Corn Fritter Day