If you love garlic raise your hand. Me too. My third favorite spice.
This stinking rose is a member of the lily family. This family also includes onions, leeks and shallots. While garlic originated in Asia over 7,000 years ago, it is used in a variety of cuisines, but it is also used for medicinal purposes.
It is considered an herbal remedy for colds, and it has been suggested to reduce blood pressure and cholesterol. Modern science has proven garlic’s antibiotic properties.
Myth and superstition reek of garlic. The most familiar one is garlic wards off vampires. You'd think it would apply somewhat to mosquitos too but no. Folklore tells us garlic grew from satan’s left footprint when he left the Garden of Eden;
To dream about garlic in the house is supposed to mean good luck and if the dream includes eating garlic there might be hidden secrets. There are over 300 varieties of garlic in the world to dream about as well!
Gilroy, California is known as the Garlic Capital of the World. Will Rogers was once quoted as saying it is “…the only place in America where you can marinate a steak just by hanging it out on a clothes line.”
Sooooo, who makes the call between a "hate" crime or an act of terrorism? I can't help but wonder what criteria they use. I guess it could be considered a retirement plan because it was in California. Come on big one.
Too much bullshit in Facebook land. This is me taking a break. Not sure what my pal and our neighbor is looking for. Has anyone asked him what he wants? He's gotta want something. I would but I'm just not that interested.
Good attendance at last nights Council meeting. Here's what I took away from it.
WCID talked up the upcoming bond election. It's a good thing. The election is on May 5th and you can vote at the fire station. May 4th is the Ice Cream Social and pool membership signup. 6:30 at the pool. Johnathon Boultinghouse was appointed to the EDC. Congrats Johnathon and thanks for stepping up. They are looking at doing the custom brick sale again. I'm in for three bricks. If you are interested get hold of a pool person. The ordinance estblishing a standards base for hotels was voted down but the other two were passed. No, Craig was not there.