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Today avoid crisis by refraining from, overdoing, overorganizing and overscheduling. Instead, pace yourself for your own serenity and for the sake of friends, family and colleagues.

Today just simply accept your shortcomings with your triumphs and when you do fail, forgive yourself, release your negative self-doubts and allow yourself to be human

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Pineapple Orange Pound Cake

CAKE
1 pk Duncan Hines Moist Deluxe Pineapple Supreme Cake Mix
1 pk Vanilla Instant Pudding and pie filling mix (4-serving)
4 Eggs
1 c Orange Juice
1/3 c Oil
1 TB Orange Peel; grated

GLAZE
1/3 c Sugar
1/4 c Orange Juice

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Grease and flour 10-inch Bundt pan. 2. For cake, combine cake mix, pudding mix, eggs, 1 cup orange juice, oil and orange peel in a large bowl. Beat at medium speed with electric mixer for 2 minutes. Pour into pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 50 to 60 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 25 minutes in pan. Invert onto serving plate. 3. For glaze, combine sugar and 1/4 cup orange juice in small saucepan. Simmer 3 minutes. Brush warm glaze on cake.
Source: Duncan Hines Treasury of Baking-1992

 

 

 

Flowers always make people better,
happier and more helpful; they
are sunshine, food and
medicine for the soul.
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1624

Cardinal Richelieu was named chief minister of France by king Louis XIII.

1851

Issac Singer patented the sewing machine.

1865

British surgeon Joseph Lister became the first doctor to use an antiseptic during surgery.

1898

A peace protocol ending the Spanish-American War was signed.

1898

Hawaii was formally annexed to the United States.

1972

The last American combat troops left Vietnam.

1985

In the world's worst single-aircraft disaster, a Japan Air Lines 747 crashed into Mount Osutaka, killing 520 of the 524 aboard.

1998

Swiss banks agreed to pay $1.25 billion to settle lawsuits brought by Holocaust survivors and their heirs. The banks had kept millions of dollars deposited by Holocaust victims before and during World War II.

2000

The Russian military submarine, Kursk, and its crew were lost in the Barents Sea.

2004

N.J. governor James McGreevey announced his resignation



Read more: This Day in History: August 12 — Infoplease.com http://www.infoplease.com/dayinhistory/August-12#ixzz0wLPTpLoX

 

 

 

 

 

 

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