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Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Mike ~ Desktop Wallpapers ~ Dr. Joe & Denise ~ Cop Hater ~ Michael Phelps ~ S'mores



 Good 50º clear sunny morning.



Breakfast... low fat plain Greek yogurt, pineapple, blueberries, honey, and a hard boiled egg that WOULD NOT peel!!!!

Another exciting day here at the homestead... watering and then cleaned out a bunch of stuff from the carport. More to do, but a good start. Mike came over and moved a bunch of wood and logs from down in front of the barn. Dude was thrilled and as Mike drove back and forth, Dude ran along with him. Then Mike trimmed some trees down by my gate....

The burn pile is growing!!


Here is a neat site. If you like something new as your desktop wallpaper, go here. They have thousands!!!!
Here is the one I just put on mine:


Today is the 36th Wedding Anniversary of my nephew Dr. Joe Mueller Jr and his bride Denise. HAPPY ANNIVERSARY kids!!!


Historically this date....

1519 – Ferdinand Magellan's five ships set sail from Seville to circumnavigate the globe. The Basque second in command Sebastian Elcano will complete the expedition afterMagellan's death in the Philippines.



1846 – The Smithsonian Institution is chartered by the United States Congress afterJames Smithson donates $500,000.



1948 – Candid Camera makes its television debut after being on radio for a year as Candid Microphone.

Allen Funt.... neat guy! Funny!

1969 – A day after murdering Sharon Tate and four others, members of Charles Manson's cult kill Leno and Rosemary LaBianca.

1981 – Murder of Adam Walsh: the head of John Walsh's son is found. This inspires the creation of the television series America's Most Wanted.

2003 – The highest temperature ever recorded in the United Kingdom – 38.5 °C(101.3 °F) in Kent. It is the first time the United Kingdom has recorded a temperature over 100 °F (38 °C).


And births this date include....
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1889 – Charles Darrow, American board game creator (Monopoly) (d. 1967)
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1898 – Jack Haley, American actor (d. 1979)
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1913 – Noah Beery, Jr., American actor (d. 1994)

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1923 – Rhonda Fleming, American actress
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1924 – Martha Hyer, American actress (d.2014)
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1928 – Jimmy Dean, American singer and businessman (d. 2010)
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1928 – Eddie Fisher, American singer (d. 2010)
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Interesting read ... Debbie talks about Eddie divorcing her and marrying Liz Taylor..
1940 – Bobby Hatfield, American singer (The Righteous Brothers) (d. 2003)
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1960 – Antonio Banderas, Spanish actor
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Hmmmm..... this is interesting, a black cop hating activist with ties to the Black Panthers is robbed at gunpoint. Guess who he calls for help. DUH!
Last evening after Mike finished with his "chores" we had a nice chat and a cocktail (he had Sinfire and I had wine). Then I had reruns for dinner and watched the Olympics. Wow, Michael Phleps and his 21st Gold Medal!!!!!
All I know. Nuff said. Happy Hump Day. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo
August 10th
National S'mores Day



The Girl Scouts popularized S'mores long ago (the first published recipe is in the Girl Scouts 1927 handbook), it has been a happy tradition around the campfire. A stick, a marshmallow, a square of chocolate, and two graham crackers get you a delicious chocolate marshmallow sandwich. The heat of the toasted marshmallow melts the chocolate a bit and the melted quality is oh so much tastier than the ingredients in their natural state.
S'more information:
How to make them in the oven:

2 comments:

Lydia said...

Good morning. When I left off, Phelps medal count was at 20. He certainly has put God's gift in show-casing the pursuit of excellence doesn't have to be put on a shelf. Peak performance can be repeated.

The Smithsonian is a treasure-trove.I see an e-mail in box mentioning it is "Smithsonian Day". I have friends with art in the collections there. Gives me goose bumps to know how talented some who have called me by my first name.

Burn piles? I vaguely remember that being legal. Wonder how many incinerators are still in LA backyards- and what they are used for.

Have a Good day.

Oregon Sue said...

Of course, L, burn piles are not legal in many places, but here in the winter months with a permit issued by the local fire department, they are. And, I have a former fireman who takes care of mine!!!