Friday, May 4, 2012

Bulldogs are cute.

Found a cute picture of a bulldog with curlers.

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Sunday, February 12, 2012

Salvadoran Salpicon Recipe AKA as Picadillo

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1 Pound of Eye of Round
1 Red Onion, Finely Chopped
3 Radishes, Finely Chopped
1/2 teaspoon of ground pepper
1/2 cup of Mint leaves, Finely Chopped
The Juice of 2 to 3 limes
Salt to Taste

How to:
  • Cook the Eye of Round in 3 cups of water ( I prefer to cook in a pressure cooker or slow cooker so that it's extremely tender and easy to shred)
  • Let the beef cool down, then shred finely or shred in a food processer.
  • Combine beef and remaining ingredients and mix well.  
  • Add salt and pepper to taste.
  • Serve with beans and rice or with tortilla.

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Friday, June 17, 2011

Are you looking for the Google Les Paul Guitar?

You have found the Les Paul guitar.

Les Paul Guitar


Lady Gaga’s - Paparazzi. right hand 88888 9 77777 8 9 0 67 67 08 (x2); left hand: 3+1 5+2 4+1).

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Wednesday, April 27, 2011

Orly Taitz video

Orly Taitz and the birthers are full of it. Thank you President Obama for finally putting an end to this made up controversy. Birthers are thinly disguised racists. Shame on you. I thought we, the USA, were better than that.

Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy

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Friday, March 11, 2011

Giving up eating meat for lent

This year my husband and I decided to give up meat for lent. We ate meat almost every day so I was concerned about making the transition. It won't be easy.

Here is a list of what we ate.

Day One (Ash Wednesday):
Breakfast:  Oatmeal for breakfast.
Lunch:  Vegetarian burrito bowl for Chipotle for
Dinner:  Grilled Tuna steaks with brown and wild rice for dinner.

Day Two (Thursday 3/10):
Breakfast:  Apple and breakfast bar
Lunch:  Trader Joe's Mideast Feast (picture to the left)
Dinner: Trader Joe's Spinach and Cheese Filo Pie

Day Three (Friday 3/11):
Breakfast:  Half a banana nut muffin with coffee
Lunch:  Le Madeliene's Baked Fish with wild rice
Dinner:  Shrimp Dumplings

Day Four (Saturday 3/12):
Breakfast:  Baked plantain with sour cream and re-fried beans
Lunch:  Dim Sum which consisted mostly of shrimp dumplings and vegetables
Dinner:  Red peppers stuffed with squash and mushrooms with brown rice and wild rice mix.

Day Five (Sunday 3/13):

Breakfast:  Fried Plantains with sour cream and re-fried beans with an egg
Lunch:  Homemade whole wheat flour pizza with spinach, onions, peppers and vegetarian sausage 
Dinner:  Leftover pizza and some cookies.

Day Six (Monday 3/14):  
Breakfast:  Half a muffin with coffee
Lunch:  Leftover pizza from Sunday's dinner.  I made two pizzas on Sunday so I had a lot of leftovers.
Dinner:  Broccoli slaw with tofu with oyster sauce.  This meal was my own invention.  I will try to remember to post the recipe. 

Day Seven (Tuesday 3/15):
Breakfast:  Apple danish with coffee
Lunch:  Chipotle Vegetarian Veggie Bowl.
Dinner:  Eggplant with noodles and tofu with a black bean sauce.

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Wednesday, March 2, 2011

How to Get a Discount From AT&T Every Month

If you work for a company that has an agreement with AT&T, you may be eligible for a discount. Visit your HR department to figure out just how much of discount. Here is a PDF of the letter I recieved.

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Video: Watch Steve Jobs introduce the Ipad 2

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Thursday, February 24, 2011

Video: The Hangover 2 Trailer

I'm certain that my husband and his friends tried to recreate this movie when they went to Las Vegas last year. There is certainly going to be a whole new bunch of guys trying to recreate this new movie. Enjoy.
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Monday, February 21, 2011

Medicinal Hot Toddy Recipe

My office has been plagued by the most awful flu/cold this year. This week it has been my turn to deal with this malady. A good friend recommended I make myself a hot toddy. Initially I did not know how to make one. I asked my friends on facebook if they new of a good recipe. One person replied. I liked her recipe but I felt it needed more. So I made my own modifications and additions. Here is what I came up with. It helped me sleep all night long and I honestly felt better the next morning. I hope it helps you too.

First make the tea....

1 cup of water

2 slices of fresh ginger slices

1 lemon wedge

1 stick of cinnamon bark

Place the all the ingredients in a small saucepan bring to a boil. You will know it's ready when you smell the cinnamon, ginger, and lemon coming from the saucepan.

Now to put the hot toddy together.

1 shot of bourbon or whiskey

1-2 tablespoons of honey

1/2 cup of the tea you just made

Place the strained tea, honey and bourbon in a mug. Stir well and enjoy.

I like to put honey in the leftover tea and enjoy as a wonderfully medicinal chaser to the hot toddy.

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Sunday, October 3, 2010

WARNING: DO NOT CLICK on this link. This girl killed herself after her dad posted this photo. It's a HOAX.

Facebook users are being tricked by a nasty Facebook worm that forces you to “like” a Facebook page. Then, it automatically spreads like wildfire.worm through a user’s wall. By employing a clickjacking trick that forces users to proliferate it, a new Facebook scam is appeared now having the same older theme. Now, thousands of walls post a page having the title “Shocking! This girl killed herself after her dad posted this photo.”
Do yourself and your friends' a favor, do not even click on this link.  If you do go to your profile and remove the post which says you like this posting.
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Tuesday, September 28, 2010

Video: New Blackberry Playbook vs Apple Ipad

Facebook and Twitter Acronym for Dummy's Like ME.

Do you read your friend's twitter and facebook posts and wonder what they mean.  I do sometimes.  There are a few recurring acronyms that you may want to learn.

Here is a brief list.
  • SOTD- Site of the day OR Song of the day.
  • SMH - Shake my head or Shaking my head
  • LOL - Laugh out loud 
  • LMAO - Laughing my ass off
  • WOTD - Word of the Day
  • ROFL - Rolling on the floor laughing
  • IMAO - In My Arrogant Opinion
  • TTYL - Talk to you later
  • BRB - Be right back
  • BBW - Big beautiful woman
  • FOB - Fresh of the boat
  • OMG - Oh My God
  • BFF - Best friends forever
  • BTW - By the way
  • IMHO - In my humble opinion

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Just set up my blog phone posting feature. Now I cAn post from work.

Wednesday, May 19, 2010

Video: Hurley Gets Off the Lost Island Only to Land in Even More Trouble

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Sunday, May 16, 2010

The Newest Facebook Game Strictly for the Ladies.

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Ok ladies here's a game, like the bra color game which was a total success and we had men wondering for days what was with the colors and it made it to the News. Well this game has to do with your handbag, where we put our handbag the moment we get home for example "I like it on the couch", "I like it on the kitchen counter", "I like it on the dresser" well u get the idea. Just put your answer as your Status with nothing more than that and cut n paste this message and forward to all your FB female friends to their inbox. The bra game made it to the news. Let's see how powerful we women really are!!! REMEMBER - DO NOT PUT YOUR ANSWER AS A REPLY TO THIS MESSAGE, SIMPLY PUT YOUR ANSWER AS YOUR STATUS, THEN FORWARD THIS MESSAGE TO YOUR FRIENDS

Monday, March 15, 2010

Republicans Turned Off By The Size Of Obama's Package Headline

Believe it or not someone actually printed this headline "Republicans Turned Off By The Size Of Obama's Package". I thought it couldn't be a real headline. I searched for the actual article and found it. The author is Tom Brandt, the Opinions Editor for The Echo.  Here is the first sentence, notice the words beating, vigor and rod:
"Republicans are not sparing the rod when it comes to beating up on President Obama’s economic stimulus package, but it’s clear they are unable to raise their membership to withstand the newly found vigor of his congressional muscle."
I hate to be juvenile, but he said rod.  HAHA.  Here is the link to the full article.  

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Wednesday, March 3, 2010

Nissan Recalls Almost 540,000 Vehicles Worldwide

Another day another vehicle recall. Yesterday GM announced a recall of the 2 models including the Chevy Cobalt. Today Nissan announced a recall that includes almost 54,000 vehicles due to faulty brake pedals and faulty fuel gauges.
The cars affected by the faulty brake pedals are: Titan pickup trucks, the Armada and Infiniti QX56 SUVs and Quest minivans built between 2008 and 2010.
The cars affected by the faulty fuel gauges are: Titan, Armada and Infiniti QX56 built from 2005 to 2008, and the Frontier, Pathfinder and Xterra produced between January and March 2006 and between October 2007 and January 2008.
These models are affected by both problems, the faulty fuel gauge and faulty brake pedal, 2008 models of the Titan, Armada and Infiniti QX56.
If you have any of these vehicles I suggest you contact your Nissan dealer right away.
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Video: Chelsea King Body Found

The body of Chelsea King was found yesterday around 1:00 pm Tuesday. Chelsea King's body was found near Lake Hodges north of San Diego. Chelsea King's friends were scheduled to have a vigil of hope. The vigil turned into a memorial. Rest in peace Chelsea King. My thoughts are with your family and friends who are devastated by your death.
A man named John Albert Gardner was arrested on Sunday. His DNA was found on a piece of Chelsea King's clothes that was found by the water. He will be arraigned today. He is facing forcible rape charges and hopefully the first degree murder of Chelsea King.

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Tuesday, March 2, 2010

BBC confirms 6 Music and Asian Network are facing closure

The BBC is making changes in order to generate more revenue. The BBC has confirmed that it will eliminate 6 Music and the Asian Network. The BBC has not said exactly when these closures will take place.
BBC confirms 6 Music and Asian Network are facing closure | News | NME.COM
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Video: GM to Recall 1.3 Million Cars on Power-Steering Failures

GM recalls 1.3 million cars. The recall effects the Pontiac G5 and the Chevy Cobalt. The problem is with the power steering.

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Video: Chile Earthquake Likely Shifted Earth's Axis

The earthquake in Chile has caused the earth's axis to shift and shortened the day? This is news is straight out of an end of days show on TLC or the History Channel. Is it possible that the Mayans were correct? Is something really coming in 2012?

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Monday, March 1, 2010

Video: Greek Economy Seeks Bailout

Greece and the whole European Union are in a bind. It's like too big to fail for countries.
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Video: Looters Storm Stores in Chile Following Quake

There are always people willing to take advantage of a bad situation.
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Sunday, February 28, 2010

Video: Seaworld Puts On Emotional Orca First Show Since Dawn Brancheau Death

Seaworld resumed the, Believe: The Spectacular Shamu Show this weekend. I think that Dawn Brancheau would have been happy that the show will go on. The show ended with a photo montage tribute to Dawn Brancheau

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Video: Get Ready for USA vs. Canada

I know what I will be watching tonight. Watching the USA win the Gold in Vancouver. USA! USA! I would also like to congratulate the men's bobsledding team for their Gold medal.

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