Showing posts from May, 2017


Summertime's calling me!

Check out this great Beach Music Song by the Catalinas. It's a classic!


Does butter go bad if you don't refrigerate it? Check out the above link for the answer to that question.


Check out these fun hot dog recipes!
A hot dog or frankfurter or frank or wiener is a cooked sausage, traditionally grilled or steamed and served in a partially sliced bun. Typical garnishes include mustard, ketchup, onions, mayonnaise, relish, coleslaw, cheese, chili, olives, and sauerkraut. Hot dog variants include the corn dog and pig in a blanket. The hot dog's cultural traditions include the Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest and the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile


Memorial Day by Gregory Orr 1 After our march from the Hudson to the top of Cemetery Hill, we Boy Scouts proudly endured  the sermons and hot sun while Girl Scouts  lolled among graves in the maple shade. When members of the veterans' honor guard aimed their bone-white rifles skyward and fired, I glimpsed beneath one metal helmet the salmon-pink flesh of Mr. Webber's nose, restored after shrapnel tore it.
2 Friends who sat near me in school died in Asia, now lie here under new stones that small flags flap beside. It's fifth-grade recess: war stories. Mr. Webber stands before us and plucks his glass eye from its socket, holds it high between finger and thumb. The girls giggle  and scream; the awed boys gape. The fancy pocket watch  he looted from a shop in Germany ticks on its chain.

Gregory Orr, "Memorial Day" from The Caged Owl: New and Selected Poems