Month: August 2009

60 Minutes: Birdman

Forrest Bird’s invention, the respirator, has saved millions and, at age 88, he’s still living his life to the fullest, flying his planes and working long days. Morley Safer reports.

Organic Pop Tarts Recipe

Gary sent me this recipe because he knows I love my breakfast of champions food…Pop-Tarts!  OK I’ve been given a hard time for eating them so I have cut way back but man they are tasty. Ingredients: 1 cup all purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt 1/2 teaspoon sugar 1/2 cup (1 stick) unsalted butter… Read more »

Political Quotes

“Those who give up essential liberties for temporary safety, deserve neither liberty nor safety.” – Benjamin Franklin “America will never be destroyed from the outside.  If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves.” – Abraham Lincoln “Peace is not the absence of conflict.  It is the ability to handle… Read more »

Soda Fountain Drink Recipes

When I was driving back from Portland almost a month ago I took this picture using my iPhone.  I stopped for a milkshake at Burger King (I love me some ice cream), but found the drink recipes fascinating so I took a picture of it.  If you try them let me know if they are… Read more »