Recipe of the Day or a Healthy Diet Habit Tip of the Day
The month of May is NATIONAL BARBEQUE MONTH. The Healthy Diet Habits tip of the day for May 23 is tips on Summer Cooking from Kerry of Healthy Diet Habits. It's not quite summer officially yet, but many of us start putting the grill to good use in Spring time depending on where we live! (link goes to Kerry's website)
This Day in History
1430 - Joan of Arc is captured at Compiegne and sold to the English
1568 - The Netherlands declare their independence from Spain
1701 - Captain William Kidd is hanged in London after being convicted of piracy and murdering William Moore.
1785 - Benjamin Franklin announces his invention of bifocals
1788 - South Carolina becomes the 8th state to ratify the U.S. Constitution
1844 - Declaration of Bab - Bahai festival
1873 - Canada's North West Mounted Police Force forms
1911 - The New York Public Library is dedicated by President Taft
1934 - Bonnie and Clyde, American bank robbers are ambushed by police and killed in Black Lake, Louisiana.
1939 - The U.S. Navy submarine USS Squalus sinks off the coast of New Hampshire, causing the death of 26
1990 - Cost of bailing out savings & loan failures is estimated at $130 billion
2013 - The Interstate 5 bridge over the Skagit River collapses in Mount Vernon, Washington
This Day in Music
1829 - Cyrill Demian of Vienna, Austria is granted a patent for the accordion
1964 - I Get Around by the Beach Boys is their #1 hit
1965 - Help Me, Rhonda by the Beach Boys hits #1
1966 - Paperback Writer is released by The Beatles
1975 - Hey, Won't You Play Another Somebody Done Somebody Wrong Song, by B.J. Thomas is certified gold.
1970 - Grateful Dead performs outside the U.S. for the 1st time in England
1979 - We Are Family by Sister Sledge is certified platinum.
2006 - Dixie Chicks release their seventh album Taking the Long Way which goes on to win five Grammy Awards.
Above, is the Dixie Chicks single Taking the Long Way, from their Taking the Long Way album released on this May 23 in 2006.