Good 38º cloudy/foggy morning.
Yesterday we stayed dark cloudy and windy and topped at 53º.
Picture of the Day ... on his birthday, Brian was at Wildlife Safari .. feeding a giraffe....
Interesting about Alabama...
Alabama workers built the first rocket to put humans on the moon.
The world’s first Electric Trolley System was introduced in Montgomery in 1886.
Alabama is the only state with all major natural resources needed to make iron and steel. It is also the largest supplier of cast-iron and steel pipe products.
Montgomery is the capital and the birthplace of the Confederate States of America.
The word Alabama means tribal town in the Creek Indian language.
The Confederate flag was designed and first flown in Alabama in 1861.
My Dad, Leslie Laney, was born on 3-16-1901 in Auburn Alabama.
^ Mom and Dad on their 50th wedding anniversary in 1976.
This easy recipe is sure to become a family-favorite! Our Beef 'n' Broccoli Noodle Toss is an Asian-inspired dish that starts with budget-friendly ramen noodles. Whip it up for a quick weeknight dinner that's sure to please everyone.
- 1 cup beef broth
- 1/4 cup soy sauce
- 1/4 cup honey
- 3 tablespoons rice wine vinegar
- 3 tablespoons sesame oil, divided
- 1/4 cup light brown sugar
- 4 cloves garlic, minced
- 2 tablespoons cornstarch
- 1/2 head fresh broccoli, cut into florets
- 1/2 onion, slivered
- 1 pound top round steak, thinly sliced
- 2 (3-ounce) packages ramen noodles (reserve seasoning packets for another use)
- 1/2 teaspoon sesame seeds
Historically this date.....
1959 – Fidel Castro becomes Premier of Cuba after dictator Fulgencio Batista was overthrown on January 1.
1960 – The U.S. Navy submarine USS Triton begins Operation Sandblast, setting sail from New London, Connecticut, to begin the first submerged circumnavigation of the globe.
2005 – The National Hockey League cancels the entire 2004-2005 regular season and playoffs, becoming the first major sports league in North America to do so over a labor dispute.
And births this date include....
1909 – Richard McDonald, American fast food entrepreneur (d. 1998)
1921 – Vera-Ellen, American actress (d. 1981)
1954 – Margaux Hemingway, American actress and model (d. 1996)
All I know. Nuff said. Have a good Tuesday. Ciao.
xo Sue Mom Bobo