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Thursday, May 29, 2014

TBT ~ Interesting Dog Photos ~ Windset Farms ~ Greek Yogurt Dressings ~ Coq A Vin

Good 37º ice on the barn roof clear morning.

Happy Throw Back Thursday.... Brian little league 1983

Kristen track star 1983.... Citrus College Invitational

Got this from Ike Saben (LASD ret) and it has the most interesting photos of dogs I have ever seen... Thanks Ike!

Yesterday was haircut day and take Jennifer's artichokes and avocados from Costco to her since she works and couldn't join us. I had an interesting chat with a couple in Safeway. She had worked in the pet food industry and told me a lot about pet food and what not to buy. He had been a cop in S. Carolina. Received a bad injury (broken back) in a fight during a family disturbance call. He retired and they moved to Oregon. He was funny. Looked like an old hippie with a pony tail and gold necklaces! Really nice people though and I enjoyed talking to them. Wow, but the transition from cop to hippie was something!

Here is a great site...
This is where the tomatoes I got at Costco came from... You can sign up for recipes or newsletter... they have some AMAZING recipes here!

This was the news a year ago today... and it's not getting any better!
"The news today is horrendous. 5 teens killed in Orange County in horrible car wreck, man puts his baby in the freezer because she was crying, a step-father in LA stabs an 11 year old boy to death, Justin Bieber "stoned" and driving reckless AGAIN. The amazing story was the baby found alive in the sewer pipe in China! Flushed down the pipe a new born. Unbelievable!"

Historically this date...
1886 – The Pharmacist John Pemberton places his first advertisement for Coca-Cola, the ad appearing in The Atlanta Journal.

1942 – Bing Crosby, the Ken Darby Singers and the John Scott Trotter Orchestra recordIrving Berlin's "White Christmas", the best-selling Christmas single in history.

1953 – Edmund Hillary and Sherpa Tenzing Norgay become the first people to reach the summit of Mount Everest, on Tenzing Norgay's (adopted) 39th birthday.

1988 – The U.S. President Ronald Reagan begins his first visit to the Soviet Union when he arrives in Moscow for a superpower summit with the Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.

2001 – The U.S. Supreme Court rules that the disabled golfer Casey Martin can use a cart to ride in tournaments.

2004 – The National World War II Memorial is dedicated in Washington, D.C.

And births this date include...
1903 – Bob Hope, English-American comedian and actor (d. 2003)

1917 – John F. Kennedy, American politician, 35th President of the United States (d. 1963)

1939 – Al Unser, American race car driver
   He was my favorite driver!

1955 – John Hinckley, Jr., American attempted assassin of Ronald Reagan

Dinner was leftovers and I picked up some yogurt dressing in the refrigerated department at Safeway.. Cilantro Avocado by Bolthouse. The other bottle of dressing I got was Salsa Ranch. These dressings have no artificial flavors or colors, no trans fats, no high fructose, gluten free ....

All I know. Happy TBT. Nuff said. Ciao.

xo Sue Mom Bobo

May 29th
National Coq A Vin Day



Anonymous said...

Good morning!

Great pictures of Brian and Kristen. I don't think Brian has changed a bit.
Sad to remember a year ago in the news, and you are right, not getting any better. Very scary!!!
That dressing you bought yesterday looked really good. Did it have a big cilantro taste to it? I will have to get some.
Bing Crosby and Bob Hope, two of the best!
Off to start my day. Have a good one yourself and chat later. xo

Oregon Sue said...

Thanks BFF. Hope your day goes well. Dressing was soooo good and now I want to try them all. xoxoxo