Sheriff Joe Arpaio Knows How to Get Things Done

Taking a break from the never-ending story of the BP/Transocean oil leak disaster, I came across an amusing, often forwarded email regarding Arizona’s Maricosa Sheriff Joe Arpaio.   Sheriff Joe is a controversial figure with many,In fact the website arpaio.com is all about “getting rid of him.”  but you just cant deny the fact that his prison programs work.  The email, printed below is peppered with links I found about “Sheriff Joe” as he is affectionately known.

SHERIFF JOE IS AT IT AGAIN! (Wikipedia info regarding Joe Arpaio)

You all remember Sheriff Joe Arpaio of Arizona , who painted the jail cells pink and made the inmates wear pink prison garb. Well……… Continue reading

Pizza On the Grill: When Things Go Wrong

Making Pizza on the grill has become an obsession for Kalle and I.  Every weekend we have to try again.  Now, what you have to understand about our process is that we have decided we MUST make our own dough.  Oh, in the beginning we used the Publix dough, but it just seemed proper to develop our own dough recipe. This alone has been a hilarious undertaking.

For instance, I’ve never made bread in my life and knew nothing about properties of yeast and what it looked like when it “reacted.”  The first attempt was on a cold day and I  followed the instructions for warm water but nothing really happened.. Continue reading