When we talk about pineapple styles, we are talking about the different cuts that are available for pineapple. If you are purchasing a fresh pineapple and cutting it yourself at home, you won’t need to know this information at the store. However, it’s helpful to learn about it since it gives you a range of different slicing and dicing options for your own recipes.
When Silver Dollar City built the Grand Village Shops, over 21 years ago, they couldn have imagined how it would grow and evolve. Meet Mr. Mel and Mrs. Myself and Clarks village had an idea to do something here in the late 90s which we didn’t end up doing for some reason or other, but I kept thinking about it. So in 2004, after the farming side, I thought it would be a good opportunity to open a farm shop, deli, butchery and open the gardens. It seemed the natural step.
We never seem to have enough time to do all we would like to at Middle Creek and, as the short winter day waned, we reluctantly took a final drive to the White Oak Picnic Area, directly across the lake from Willow Point Trail. To our chagrin, we again spotted a bald eagle. This time it was perched on a dead snag in the water near Willow Point.
While both species sometimes visit bird feeders, I never saw either one at our feeders. I had plenty of time to observe them because I no sooner had I gained my strength back in early January than I was diagnosed with a deep muscle tear in my left calf which kept me inside for nearly seven weeks. That’s when I began to refer to last winter as the winter of my discontent..
Percy LeBaron Spencer was a self educated engineer working on radar technology in the years following WWII. The technology in question was the sci fi sounding magnetron, a piece of machinery capable of firing high intensity beams of radiation. Or a strange fetish.
In the photo above, our superhero goes looking for oral cancer using the VELscope System, a revolutionary hand held device that provides dentists with an easy to use adjunctive mucosal examination system for the early detection of abnormal tissue. The rig uses blue incandescent light to enhance the visualization of abnormalities that might otherwise go unnoticed. Through the back of the barrel, through a series of special filters, the dentist can see any abnormalities highlighted in the blue violetwash, or rather the problem areas are not light but dark; the areas of concern that could contain maladies such as oral cancer or pre malignant dysplasia show up as black marks or as dark spotches on tissue.