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 Today welcome all that is good in your life. Notice the wonderful things around you, in others and in yourself. Radiate love and acceptance in all your daily transactions .....

~ Unknown

They say you cannot change yesterday nor can one control tomorrow. But you can live right now to the fullest. Accept this day as another gift and make the best of every single moment that you have in it.

~ Unknown













Crockpot Hidden Valley

Ranch Potatoes

  2 24-ounce packages frozen hash brown potatoes, partially thawed
    2 8-ounce packages cream cheese                                
    2 packets Hidden Valley Ranch Dressing mix                     
    2 cans cream of potato soup                                    

Put potatoes in crockpot.

Mix remaining ingredients in a bowl and add to
potatoes. Stir well. Cook on LOW 7-9 hours.

Stir before serving.







As part of his Great Society policies, Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Economic Opportunity Act which, among other things, established the Head Start program.


The Soviet Union and other Warsaw Pact nations invaded Czechoslovakia.


The space probe Voyager 2 was launched. It continues to explore to this day, and is now more than 7 billion miles from Earth.


Italian Reinhold Messner made the first successful solo ascent of Mount Everest and without oxygen.


U.S. cruise missiles hit suspected terrorist bases in Afghanistan and the Sudan.


Tiger Woods won the PGA Championship becoming the first player since Ben Hogan in 1953 to win three majors in one year.

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I wish you all a very good weekend filled with happy relaxing things. We have family coming over - dinner out and good conversation over coffee and dessert when we return to the house. I hope you all will join me next week as I will decorate some for the brand new school year. For you Bee Gee's fans, I will have some new music uploaded by them thanks to a dear lady who has helped me get my website launched. Her name is Sal and you are welcome to visit her site. It is a wonderful place to view nice things, read wonderful things and listen to good music. Here is her website. Let her know Susan K sent you and visit her guestbook. www.britsal.net/

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and everyone around you and again, join me again on Monday.