Romantic poet John Keats thought the English autumn was about ‘mists and mellow fruitfulness’. Poor Keats, who died at the age of 25, clearly never had time to develop a jam making habit. Had he done so, he might have realised that autumn is in fact a time of frenzied fruit gathering and pot washing..
>> DO YOU GUYS LIKE GRANOLA BARS OR ANYTHING? CYNTHIA: JOE DOLACK IS DISHING OUT MORE THAN NUTRITIONAL ASSISTANCE. >> SO THIS IS A LITTLE BIT TO GET YOU GOING RIGHT NOW GUYS, OK CYNTHIA: HE IS GIVING HOPE, TO HELP FLOOD VICTIMS GET BACK ON SOLID GROUND. >> WATER WAS RUSHING IN THERE.
It houses a State Department run provincial reconstruction team tasked with supervising regional development projects, a 12 man marine team training the local Afghan army, a 400 man French paratrooper unit, and a revolving door of various military and intel units. It a mishmash of nations, groups, goals, and activities the perfect petri dish for culture clash and confusion. It also a dangerous place.
In Ventura, Dina Collins has closed Brio Bake Shop in the CVS Pharmacy/VONS center on Telegraph Road to prepare for the debut of Brio Cafe at what used to be La Trattoria in midtown Ventura. That’s where she was spotted early this week, using a Shop Vac on some newly laid floor tiles and fielding questions about the collection of paint chips taped just inside the door. When it opens sometime in September, the caf will allow the Puglia, Italy born Collins to add breakfast, soups and “Italian specialties” to the array of cookies, breads and sandwiches she offered at the bakery.
Days provides the ideal platform to stand up and shout about local treasures. It an opportunity to engage people in heritage as visitors and volunteers, and to get them behind campaigns to shout about retaining access to places like museums, archives, libraries, galleries, theatres, parks and historic sites. Clara Govier, head of charities at People Postcode Lottery, said: is the second year that we have supported Heritage Open Days.
Apple, peach and pear juice are actually nearly as acidic as orange juice. Most vegetables and their juices, including cucumbers, spinach and cabbage, are alkaline and less likely to cause problems. Still, everyone is different, and it’s good to learn from trial and error..
Joke 2, There was a time when my Sister was very shortsighted, (before she had the laser surgery). I remember when I was aged about 8 that my Mum, Mum’s Brother, my Sister and I were all going on holiday and were currently at Lisbon Airport awaiting our flight. I decided I needed to go to the toilet, so having tracked them down I went into the ladies and did what nature intended, before returning outside to the rest of the family.