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Sunday, March 19, 2017

Rain ~Bruiser ~ Geese ~ Crow ~ Deer ~ Corned Beef & Veggies ~ Corned Beef Quiche ~ Doug Breidenthal ~ Baby Fox


Good 48ยบ foggy foggy morning.


Yesterday it was super gloomy.... and rained. We got 1/2".  Sigh.... But, I fed the birds and along came the geese...here they go back up the hill...

and look who also showed up.... sweet.


Even with it raining, Bruiser was outside..... and drinking from the bird bath!


I cooked my corned beef... put in Crock Pot, after washing the beef I put brown sugar on it and added in 2 bottles of Guinness...



After 2 hours on high I added in mushrooms and celery.

After 4 hours I turned it to low and added in the carrots. At two hours left I added the potatoes. The last hour I added the cabbage....





                             Go raibh maith! (Irish, for that was good!)


Ok, St. Paddy's Day is over, and everyone has leftover corned beef.... try this... OMGOOOOD!!!!

This following recipe from my friend PattyK. Corned Beef Quiche

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1 (15½ oz) can corned beef hash or 1½ cups finely chopped left over corn beef
1/4 cup finely chopped onion
9 inch unbaked pie shell 
2 eggs
1 container (4 oz) whipped cream cheese with chives
1 cup cottage cheese
1/4 tsp pepper

1. Preheat oven to 350 F
2. Combine corn beef & onion, use to line bottom of pie shell
3. In medium bowl, beat eggs until frothy. Add remaining ingredients, blend well and top the corned beef mixture.
4. Bake 50 minutes. Serve warm. Makes 6 to 8 servings.
I also add with the corned beef, about 1 cup of cooked chopped cabbage.


Today is a special birthday.. Doug Breidenthal, former Jackson County Commissioner and former Firefighter at 173rd Fighter Wing, Kingsley Field. HAPPY BIRTHDAY DOUG!


Historically this date.....

1918 – The U.S. Congress establishes time zones and approves daylight saving time.


1921 – Irish War of Independence: One of the biggest engagements of the war takes place at CrossbarryCounty Cork. About 100 Irish Republican Army (IRA) volunteers escape an attempt by over 1,300 British forces to encircle them.


1931 – Gambling is legalized in Nevada.

1987 – Televangelist Jim Bakker resigns as head of the PTL Club due to a brewing sex scandal; he hands over control to Jerry Falwell.


And births this date include...
1848 – Wyatt Earp, American marshall (d. 1929)

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1936 – Ursula Andress, Swiss actress
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1947 – Glenn Close, American actress
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1955 – Bruce Willis, American actor
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Now if this isn't the sweetest.... a fox cub gets it's head stuck in a can.. and gets help...

                                https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dC254k38QTc



Ok, so later, after I stuffed myself with the corned beef, it was chair, wine, phone conversations with pals, and TV.


All I know. Nuff said. Happy Sunday. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo
March 19th
Poultry Day
Poultry Day celebrates chicken, turkey and other birds we commonly consume. Chicken and turkey are lower in fats, and cholesterol than other meats, making it better for your health. They also give you your breakfast eggs.
Celebrate Poultry Day with eggs for breakfast, a chicken sandwich for lunch, and barbecue chicken for dinner. Don't forget to cook up some chicken fingers for the kids.
Most famous Chicken: Looney Tune's Foghorn leghorn.

Chicken Philosophy: Which came first, the chicken or the egg?