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May 05, 2022


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Doug M

That drink looks so good, I immediately got thirsty! And Margaret, that's a pretty blouse. πŸ™‚πŸ‘

Joanne Noragon

I never had an Arnold Palmer. Looks interesting.

Tonya Watkins

For years I organized and ran my (then) company's annual golf tournament at that course, plus planned and arranged the following awards banquet and bar across the street at the Elks. Memories of horrendous stress. OMG. I don't remember that restaurant at Allenmore, though. Probably because I was frantically running around like a wild woman and didn't have time to explore.

That drink DOES look good! I've heard of an Arnold Palmer before, but didn't realize that's what it was. Figured it had booze in it!

Pretty blouse!

Arkansas Patti

Nice you got out for lunch with a friend and even better that the place was almost all yours. Hum, you have drummed up interest in the Arnold Palmer. Might give it a try also.


My neighbor gave me six strawberry plants last year and I'm pleased to see they survived the winter. Now I hope they bear fruit! Those are beautiful flowers on yours.


I miss the days of my childhood and having a strawberry patch. But then, we didn’t have a slug problem.

Ally Bean

My husband is a fan of Arnold Palmers. There are even ones that are spiked with lemon-flavored vodka, should that appeal to you. I've never tried to grow strawberries. I suspect our squirrels would eat them before I could get to them.


You hoped that Arnold Palmer would inspire summer-like weather didn't you? It doesn't seem to be working. I had to turn the heat on again last night so I think that mother nature got ticked off with you! I had a lovely evening at a VERY off-Broadway production in Bonney Lake. The grands were in a BL parks and rec production called Go Fish! It was hilarious.


The strawberry plants look very healthy and should produce some tasty fruit. My iris plants are slow to bloom too and I agree with you, it's the cool weather that has caused the delay. Lunch with a friend at the golf club restaurant sounds excellent. Dressing for the occasion is always fun and you chose well. You definitely picked the perfect drink!


It's a blistering 61 degrees here today and tomorrow may get up to 70. I'm trying not to complain too much, soon it will be HOT and we will have to run the air conditioner and being outside will been awful. So the temperatures are more or less fine. I am ready for the rain to take a break.

You look very pretty in that blouse and how cool that they made that Arnold Palmer float. I wonder how they did that?

Jenni Elyse

I didn't know there were different varieties of strawberries. That second picture is really cool. I've never seen a strawberry like that. I'm curious what they taste like now.


That's too funny about the strawberry plants. They were my mum's favorite and my grandson loves strawberries too.

I'd never heard of an Arnold Palmer until a few years ago when my husband had one in Ucluelet. A nice change for him as he doesn't drink alcohol.

DrumMajor Linda in Kansas

Now don't make the pie crust before you see the berries! Linda in Kansas


I picked strawberries once. I will gladly pay others.


I new a city councilman who had quit alcohol but liked to go to bars who always drank those. I've never had one but the combination sounds kind of gaggy to me.

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