Photo’s from last weeks Market and Today’s feast

So… I went to the nut cracker market and I wanted to post the photo’s I took. I took a photo of the slow fella that was minding the condiments. He sure does smile nice:


Doesn’t he look proud? He was really proud that I wanted to take his picture. He stood up straight and smiled. I felt like God put me right there at that moment. Right before I asked him, he looks so down and sad and a little wilty, which is the main reason why I asked him if I could take his picture (tho I didn’t know he was slow at the time).

Oh, and here was a bunch of people, all gettin’ some grub:


Then, there was the old Wells Fargo stage coach, decked to the hilt. They had one side decorated one way and the other side decorated another way.



Today was our “Thank God that darned 8.3 is almost out the door, lets celebrate” potluck. Since I didn’t remember I had my camera until after we’d all eaten, I decided to just take pictures of the food.


That above is the potato soup I made… I sent it home with a colleague because he has 3 kids and they can chow down.


Apple Pie and Pecan Pie


Bread and jello salad


Cheesy grits, green beans and candied yams


Ham & Jambalaya




What we do with our towers since thy just sit around



And this is our meeting bell… it’s really loud!


— Fizz —

© "Fizz" 2008


About Fizz

*I'm a Northern Girl livin' in the South. *I graduated with a BS in Geophysics from Michigan Technological University (MTU). *I have critters: 2 dogs & 1 cat. *I love thunder and rain days. Too much sunshine gets on my nerves. (How I survive in Texas I do not know!) *I'm trying to remove swearing from my vocabulary (Good Luck!). *I'm the last single in my group of friends. The rest of the turn coats got married. *Sadly, the above friends are now procreating. Now the world will have yet more strange and twisted individuals that will have to go to an Engineering School to survive. *Yoopers do exist. Look on a map. *Marvin the Martian and I have a lot in common. We're both cranky when crossed and generally like our own way. *I will never be a model! (Thank god, that starvation stuff has GOT to be painful!!!). *I am not Fat! (Even though that little voice behind my right ear might tell me that every single day). *I am normal. Whatever that means! *Yes, you can be smart and not be a geek. *I've been told I'm not boring. We'll see. *Much to my irritation, I have been described as Eccentric. *I cannot spell! *Being Single is a frame of mind. *Who said life was fair?
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12 Responses to Photo’s from last weeks Market and Today’s feast

  1. Cat says:

    I so enjoyed that tour of a slice of yr life – thank you!!


  2. R U Serious says:

    Great photos!! The ‘slow guy’ sure did look proud!!  Good for him!!!!!
    I think my rednecks were in the parking lot at Home Depot mingling with the Mexicans looking for temp work. 
    We all are counting on Michigan to defend us!!! LOL!!
    Now I’m hungry!!!


  3. Beth says:

    Wow that food even half eaten looks good.
    I hope you are feeling better today!


  4. Joe says:

    Good times and good food bring wonderful memories don’t you think?  I’m having a difficult time taking pictures of much anything right now.  I just can’t seem to get with it but I’m sure that will pass, it always does.  It’s a treat to have some pictures with a blog!


  5. Babblelot says:

    The Nut Cracker Market looks huge! Great pictures. I laughed to see the towers as mini tables Lol!!!Hope you are feeling better today and I wish you and Papa a Happy Thanksgiving!


  6. CAROL says:

    OH BOY here I sit at 12:55 AM looking at all these great foods and it is making me slighty hungryyyy!!  Great shots for sure.


  7. JoAnn says:

    Oh the Wells Fargo Wagon is a-comin’ down the street, Oh please let it be for me!  I don’t like cheese in my grits!  Great pics and some good food.  Wasn’t hungry before I got here but am now!  Thanks for sharing.  Hugs


  8. Rusty says:

      Hi Fizz:
           Loved your pictures hun and I know you are a sweet person for making that young guys day by taking his picture. Did you show him the picture afterwards? He has the sweetest smile. Oh man that food looks good, I love potlucks as you can get to sample food you don’t make yourself. Food you cook yourself just doesn’t taste the same. Hope you have a great day and have a wonderful Thanksgiving. Take care and God bless…………….Rusty  ((HUGS))


  9. Cindy says:

    Well, it looks like your coworkers know how to do a potluck.  Back where I used to work, they all tried to see how little they could contribute, but were always right at the front of the line when it was time to eat.
    Really sweet that you brightened that man’s day by taking his picture.  He looks very proud.


  10. Babblelot says:

    Happy Thanksgiving my dear!


  11. Rita says:

    A few things made me drool lol
    Its nice to brighten someones day :)
    Happy thanksgiving to you and papa


  12. Patty says:

    Well I am full just looking at the pix . Looked like a fun time for all…Just stopping by to say Happy Thanksgiving frim Michigan to you my sweet friend…snow is here    and maybe to stay…


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