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Offline Ianab

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FF knowledge pays off again
« on: September 12, 2004, 05:42:02 AM »
Went to a Quiz night with Lil, a fundraiser for the Pre-school where she works.
Was a good night out, but one of the questions was "What are Smoked Suckers made from?". Now in NZ thats a bit of a mystery, but we KNEW the answer  :D
Interstingly enough.. the next Q was "Whats Marmite made from?"... Wonder where they did their research ???
We might have won but the rest of the team wouldn't belive me that some strange Japanese word was a mushroom, not whale sushi.. or that avocado is more fattening than bananas...

Such is life  ::)

We got 3 place anyway  :)

ian
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Re: FF knowledge pays off again
« Reply #1 on: September 12, 2004, 06:40:20 AM »
Fattening or not, I love avocado!  Especially those grown in Florida. They are huge compared to the little dinky variety grown in California. Here in the midwest though, we can't get the Florida avocados. I like to just cut them in half, a little salt and a little lemon juice. Mmmmmmm Mm!  Scoop it out with a spoon. 8)
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« Reply #2 on: September 12, 2004, 07:31:17 AM »
Charlie,

I'm kinda fond of them 'allegator pears' myself ;D
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Re: FF knowledge pays off again
« Reply #3 on: September 12, 2004, 04:42:33 PM »
Everything is bigger in Florida, even the melons.  ;D
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Re: FF knowledge pays off again
« Reply #4 on: September 13, 2004, 12:17:06 AM »
Ooooo Charlie, You say, "lemon juice."  I love the, "cut in half with a little salt..." but you then add, "lemon juice."  

I've got to get me an avacado tomorrow and try the lemon juice.  Is it possible to improve on the avacado an a little salt?

Dum dum dum... tune in tomorrow and see  ;D

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Re: FF knowledge pays off again
« Reply #5 on: September 13, 2004, 01:14:49 AM »
We are glad to hear that you are the good sport and did let others have their say. Guess that you got that from the forum as well. :D (Even if those dummies got it wrong) :P Well done to you and your team. 8) 8) 8) 8) 8)

By the way I'm headin over to the USA in about 2 weeks and I'll have some Marmite with me for those who are interested to try some out. ::) Catch is that you have to try my mill out as well. ;D ;D
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Re: FF knowledge pays off again
« Reply #6 on: September 13, 2004, 05:48:04 AM »
  Bring on that Marmite  :D :D :D  What kinda toast ya gonna be serving with it ???  :D :D :D  I won't need that Marmite to try out that mill. This is gonna be a GOOOOOOD Show.  8)
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Re: FF knowledge pays off again
« Reply #7 on: September 13, 2004, 12:29:48 PM »
Save some Marmite for me! 8) 8)  I'm really looking forward to seeing your mills. Lucas has been coming to Moultrie for several years, but I've never laid eyes on a Peterson. With all these sawmills, the rest of the expo is gonna have a hard time getting my attention.
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