Good 40º foggy "chance of rain" morning.
Today would have been my Darling's birthday. Jerry Wayne Maxwell 1940-2007. Born in Texas, served in the US Marine Corps, a Deputy Sheriff for 30 years, and my Darling for 33 years. He is missed every single day. HAPPY BIRTHDAY MY LOVE!!! RIP
With his favorite... Maggie
Today is also a friend's birthday... HAPPY BIRTHDAY Georgia Sue!!!! I hope you have a fun celebration!!! ox
GS is another dog lover extraordinaire!
Historically this date...
1804 – At Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, Napoleon Bonaparte crowns himself Emperor of the French, the first French Emperor in a thousand years. "crowns himself" !!!! Sort of like what happened in the White House recently.
1845 – Manifest Destiny: US President James K. Polk announces to Congress that theUnited States should aggressively expand into the West.
... Good thing, because there is not enough room on the East coast for all of us!
1927 – Following 19 years of Ford Model T production, the Ford Motor Company unveils the Ford Model A as its new automobile.
And births this date include....
1914 – Ray Walston, American actor (d. 2001)My Favorite Martian~
1924 – Alexander Haig, American Soldier & Civil servant, 7th Supreme Allied Commander Europe, 5th White House Chief of Staff and 59th United States Secretary of State (d. 2010)
1954 – Stone Phillips, American television journalist
He was good and good to look at. I miss him on the TV!
1968 – Lucy Liu, American actress
1981 – Britney Spears, American singer, dancer and entertainer
1983 – Aaron Rodgers, American football player
A California boy, born in Chico.
PICTURE OF THE DAY..
A train in Switzerland..
Last night's football....
Yesterday Dude's Dad, Dave (old DDD as we call him! LOL), delivered me a couple UPS packages..one was the movie Shirin In Love...
Recommended by Lydia and shipped from Amazon.
The other package was the Mushroom Infused Oil I got from Julie (NYPD)
OMGOSH is it ever GOOD!!! Such a great mushroom flavor.
Check out her oils:
Julie has some great recipes on her site also!
Yesterday I also got one of my calendars finished. Only 5 to go.
Today I'm going to concoct some kind of casserole with turkey, pasta, broccoli, turkey gravy, cheese...................... and some of that mushroom oil!!!
All I know. Nuff said. Happy Tuesday. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo
National Fritters Day