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Wednesday, May 7, 2014

Ice ~ Land That Made Me Me ~ Medical Terms ~ Mike ~ New Lens ~ Bruise & Dude ~ Cilantro Edamame Hummus ~ Nurses



















Good 34º morning. Ice on barn roof and I can hear the wind generators
coming from the vineyards across the road.



 






This came from Brian Cook
(LASD ret worked Temple with Jerry)....
if you are my age (or older) you will
really appreciate this video!












This is funny. Love it! Came from Mike Nelson
(LASD ret who also worked with Jerry at Temple).
Thank for the laughs Mike!
Medical Term
Irish Definition
Artery
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The study of paintings
Bacteria
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Back door to cafeteria
Barium
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What doctors do when patients die
Benign
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What you be, after you be eight
Caesarean Section
-
A neighbourhood in Rome
Cat scan
-
Searching for Kitty
Cauterize
-
Made eye contact with her
Colic
-
A sheep dog
Coma
-
A punctuation mark
Dilate
-
To live long
Enema
-
Unfriendly female
Fester
-
Quicker than someone else
Fibula
-
A small lie
Impotent
-
Distinguished, well known
Labour Pain
-
Getting hurt at work
Medical Staff
-
A Doctor's cane
Morbid
-
A higher offer
Nitrates
-
Rates of Pay for Working at Night,
Normally more money than Days
Node
-
I knew it
Outpatient
-
A person who has fainted
Pelvis
-
Second cousin to Elvis
Post Operative
-
A letter carrier
Recovery Room
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Place to do upholstery
Rectum
-
Nearly killed him
Secretion
-
Hiding something
Seizure
-
Roman Emperor
Tablet
-
A small table
Terminal Illness
-
Getting sick at the airport
Tumour
-
One plus one more
Urine
-
Opposite of you're out


Yesterday Mike came over and weed-eated a whole lot more. Fence
lines and the creek bed....  


















I mowed abut 2 acres. The sun came and went. It warmed to
67º. Of course we knew it was going to rain, PJ washed her car!




























I got a new lens for my camera. It's a 17-50 mm.
I took the following with it...





























The Bruise and Dude were watching Mike...

















 








Cilantro Edamame Hummus

 













Traditionally made with chickpeas, this hummus has a new twist using 
shelled edamame. Serve with pita chips or celery sticks. Healthy!
 
1 (12oz) package frozen shelled edamame (green soybeans)
2 cloves garlic
½ cup tahini
½ cup water
½ cup packed cilantro leaves
¼ cup lemon juice
3 T olive oil
1 t. kosher or sea salt
¾ t. ground cumin
1/8 t. cayenne pepper
 
Place edamame in large pot of salted water. Put over med 
heat and bring to simmer. Cook til tender, about 5 min. Drain.
Puree garlic in food processor until minced, add edamame, 
 tahini, water, cilantro, lemon juice, olive oil, salt, cumin, 
and cayenne. Blend until smooth.



Historically this date....
1960 – Cold WarU-2 Crisis of 1960 – Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev announces that his nation is holding American U-2 pilot Gary Powers.

1964 – Pacific Air Lines Flight 773, a Fairchild F-27 airliner, crashes near San Ramon, California, killing all 44 aboard; the FBI later reports that a cockpit recorder tape indicates that the pilot and co-pilot had been shot by a suicidal passenger.

1998 – Mercedes-Benz buys Chrysler for $40 billion USD and forms DaimlerChrysler in the largest industrial merger in history.

2004 – American businessman Nick Berg is beheaded by Islamic militants
The act is recorded on videotape and released on the Internet.2007 – Israeli archaeologists discover the tomb of Herod the Great south of Jerusalem.


And births this date include....
1885 – George 'Gabby' Hayes, American actor (d. 1969)
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-QVfWMs_tElA/UYkOXBPa6eI/AAAAAAAApZg/UH0Cc5WO8Nw/s1600/gabby_edited-1MA29197961-0006.jpg

1901 – Gary Cooper, American actor (d. 1961)
                       http://2.bp.blogspot.com/-FX7M4g_1LJk/UYkOcC92jZI/AAAAAAAApZo/t-gAWjNoQl4/s1600/garyMA29197961-0007.jpg
1922 – Darren McGavin, American actor (d. 2006)
http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-rJKTfPCi21U/UYkOftkWtyI/AAAAAAAApZw/OQXZB7qB1X0/s1600/darrenMA29197961-0008.jpg

1948 – Susan Atkins, American murderer (d. 2009)
http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-uWllcU7EcNA/UYkOk5MXuzI/AAAAAAAApZ4/xJGYkjVRAyA/s1600/susanMA29197961-0009.jpg

All I know. Happy Hump Day. Nuff said. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo
May 7th
This is National Nurses Week and today is
National School Nurse Day


My hat is off to all nurses for the jobs they do.
It's certainly not something I could do!  


1 comment:

Lydia said...

GREAT lens. Only thing better were the Irish definitions):-