February 2008

You have to admire a city like Yuma, AZ.   They do not waste food, especially when it comes to something like beef tri tip cuts.  It was served at the Hospice of Yuma roping roundup, barbecue and western dance at the Yuma County Fairgrounds. 

Then the left over tri tips were donated to the Crossroads Mission.

 The Honolulu Advertiser reported over the weekend that health officials in Hawaii have confirmed an additional case of illness on the island of O’ahu caused by Salmonella Paratyphi B.   The person who became sick ate raw ahi poke after purchasing it from a local market.  Name of the market was not disclosed.   The Advertiser reported

For several weeks we’ve been observing the return of Peter Pan peanut butter to store shelves.  We’ve noted two things.   One,  incredible price cutting.   A jar of peanut butter that normally goes for around $3 is available for under a dollar.   Two,  the shelve space grocery stores are giving to Peter Pan’s return is tiny