The latest innovation in refrigerators is a window in the door so that you can see what is inside. Wow, just like at the grocery store.
When I was in high school, I worked part-time at an ice cream parlor that was run by a family of crazy people. And while the “mom and pop” operation provided me with enough material to write a TV sitcom, it also helped prepare me for a career in state government.
In an effort to expand my selection of home made breads, I decided to try making “beer bread”. It really was rather simple. I just replaced the water in my bread recipe with a good dark beer. The results were excellent! And since I had to buy a six pack of dark beer, I will definitely be making it again.
Believe it or not, the first St. Patrick’s Day celebration in the US took place in 1737 and has been a major event ever since. But in Ireland, St Patrick’s Day did not become an official holiday until 1903 with the first major parades taking place in the 1980’s. So, it appears that the biggest and best St. Patrick’s Day celebrations take place in the US and not Ireland. Go figure.
In the past, old barn wood siding was all of the rage for decorating. Now it seems that old barn corrugated metal siding is all of the rage for decorating. What ever.