Good 45º clear sunny morning.
Yesterday out temperatures climbed again from 70º at 10am to 86º at 2pm and topped at 96º at 5pm. Dude and Bruiser were happy in the cool house!
Picture of the Day ... perfectly timed
From the Slow Roasted Italian....
Creamy Cucumber Salad
- 1/4 cup mayonnaise
- 1/4 cup sour cream or Greek yogurt
- 2 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon juice (from about 1 lemon)
- 1 tablespoon lemon zest
- 2 tablespoons chopped fresh dill
- 1/2 teaspoon garlic powder
- salt and pepper to taste
- 3 large cucumbers, sliced (about 6 cups)
- 1/2 red onion, sliced
- In a large bowl, whisk together the mayo, sour cream, lemon juice, lemon zest, dill and garlic powder. Season with salt and pepper to taste.
- Add the chopped cucumbers and red onion to the creamy dressing.
- Stir until cucumbers are well coated.
- Serve immediately or chill until ready to serve.
Historically this date..........
1907 – 32 Shriners are killed when their chartered train derails at a switch near Surf Depot in Lompoc, California.
1945 – World War II: Off the coast of Okinawa, the aircraft carrier USS Bunker Hill, is hit by two kamikazes, killing 346 of her crew. Although badly damaged, the ship is able to return to the U.S. under her own power.
1996 – The 1996 Mount Everest disaster: on a single day eight people die during summit attempts on Mount Everest.
And births this date include...
1911 – Phil Silvers, American actor and comedian (d. 1985)
1935 – Doug McClure, American actor (d. 1995)
1963 – Natasha Richardson, English/American actress (d. 2009)
All I know. Nuff said. Happy Saturday. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo