Christmas Treats for Adults
Two recipes to help get you through the long cold winter months - if you're old enough!
Home made Bailey's Irish Cream
12 oz rye whisky 3 eggs 16 oz table cream
1 1/2 tbsp chocolate syrup 1 tbsp vanilla 1 tin condensed milk 1/4 tsp almond extract
Blend at medium, then refridgerate. Good for up to 6 weeks - but never, ever lasts that long.
Home made Kahlua
3 cups brown sugar 3 cups water 3-5 tbsp Camp's coffee
Boil for 5 minutes
Add 26 oz Alcohol 3 tsp vanilla 4 oz rum 3 oz Creme de Cacao
New Brunswick Curran
My fathers name is Robert (Bob) Curran and we havent had a relationship since i was a child. His mom left an abusive home and never came back. My dad had 3 sisters and she left them all there with the father who eventually passes due to alcoholism. Just kind of wondering where their mother went ?????
Iam looking for a Bernadette Curran that was living in London in 1968 and gave birth to a daughter Michelle Curran. I believe she also had a young son and lived in or around the Islington area, originally from Ireland. Please contact email@example.com
Here's a pretty damned simple ice-cream recipe: combine ingredients in a baggie. Fill a bigger baggie with ice, salt and the baggie of ingredients. Shake for five minutes. Ice cream. Who knew?1. Fill the large bag half full of ice, and add the rock salt. Seal the bag.
2. Put milk, vanilla, and sugar into the small bag, and seal it.
3. Place the small bag inside the large one and seal again carefully.
4. Shake until mixture is ice cream, about 5 minutes.
5. Wipe off top of small bag, then open carefully and enjoy!
From Boing Boing:Mathematics of botanical beauty
These numbers have a remarkable consistency. They are almost always two consecutive Fibonacci numbers, which are another one of nature's mathematical favorites. The Fibonacci numbers form the sequence 1, 1, 2, 3, 5, 8, 13, 21 . . . , in which each number is the sum of the previous two...
Initially, researchers thought these patterns might provide an evolutionary advantage by somehow promoting plants' survival. But more recently, they have come to believe that the answer lies in the biochemistry of plants as they develop new leaves, flowers, or other structures.
Goodbye Billy Pilgrim
Kurt Vonnegut, the satirical novelist who captured the absurdity of war and questioned the advances of science in darkly humorous works such as "Slaughterhouse-Five" and "Cat's Cradle," died Wednesday, April 11th. He was 84. Kurt also wrote the lyrics for the Ambrosia song called Nice, Nice, Very Nice on their first album.
Happy Birthday Dad and Meaghan
On Thursday, April 19th, 2007- my dad will be turning 44!
On Sunday, April 8th, 2007- my sister will be turning 12!
Great Job Meaghan
A huge congratulations goes out to the 2006- 2007 SC Sabres for completing a successful year of hockey
Our own Meaghan Curran finished with the 2nd Most goals in the regular season,