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5 Tips For Creating a Romantic Night and Fun Dinner at Home

Valentines Day is just around the corner and maybe you're already thinking how to make this occasion really special. Here are some ideas for a romantic and fun dinner at home either for several couples or just for two.
Sensual Scents
Whether planning for one guest or several couples, let robust spices (think cloves, canela, cardamom and black pepper) help set the mood with the help of a standard frying pan. Toast the spices just to their smoking point, and the room will fill with an inviting--and delicious--bouquet.
Pairing Is Caring
When prepping for a perfect evening, pairings are a fun way to turn any meal into a special occasion and spice up the fun. Plan three courses and pair each with a small cocktail. A fun and easy way is to use one base spirit in three different ways.
Make It A Group Effort Let your guests in the kitchen and encourage them to enjoy the tactile sensation of the food as it is prepared. Start the party early and enjoy cocktails as you cook.
Forget the Utensils Feed…

Headless Chicken

I was surfing and blog hopping when an article caught my attention about this rooster that still lived for 18 months after it's head was chopped off. It's a strange story but it's true. The farmer who owns this rooster thought he was just putting dinner on the table when he picked up an ax and beheaded one of his chickens. The story of the chicken became a legend. The chicken was later dubbed as Mike and it's hometown Fruita even celebrated a festival called "Mike the Headless Chicken Day" in honor of one of its most famous citizens.

So how was Mike able to survive? Scientists examined him and determined that Mr. Olsen had not done a very good job at chopping Mike's head off. Most of the head was actually removed, but one ear remained intact. The slice actually missed the jugular vein and a clot prevented him from bleeding to death. Apparently, most of a chicken's reflex actions are located in the brain stem, which was also largely untouched. Mike was also examined by the officers of several humane societies and was declared to have been free from suffering. Mike was fed and watered by inserting an eyedropper directly into his gullet. Sadly, he later choked to death in a motel room.

To know more about the story of Mike the headless chicken visit it's official website at http://www.miketheheadlesschicken.org/

Happy weekend and God bless you all!
Straight from my heart,

Comments

  1. Hi Mommy Elvz..this is probably a hoax.. :D

    ReplyDelete
  2. Hello zriz! maybe your right :)

    Stories can be easily fabricated in the internet and it's really hard to believe when you don't see it for yourself :)

    ReplyDelete

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