A Mid-Week Giggle | Two Chums

A Giggle- Up To No Good

by Two Chums on June 26, 2024 We’ve all done it. Made ourselves a promise that by this time next year something would be different. And then before you know it, this year rolls around and… Oh well….there’s always next year! Like this: Like Loading… Related

Palm Trees? | Two Chums

Palm Trees? | Two Chums

by Two Chums on June 25, 2024 Palm trees are not native to Los Angeles. There are an estimated 75,000 palm trees in Los Angeles, all of which have one thing in common:  they are not native there. Despite being an L.A. icon on par with the Hollywood sign and Dodger Stadium, the tropical tree is … Read more

Easy Peasy One Pot Spaghetti

by Two Chums on June 21, 2024 Everyone loves spaghetti. Now we’ve come across a method that has you making homemade spaghetti in a jiffy! And with only one pot, clean up is easy peasy too. One Pot Spaghetti 2-3 tablespoons olive oil1 lb ground beef1 lb. Italian sausage2 carrots2 stalks of celery (including leaves … Read more

A Chuckle For Thursday | Two Chums

A Chuckle For Thursday | Two Chums

by Two Chums on June 20, 2024 You know your Two Chums believe in laughter as being the best medicine…so today here’s a chance to at least chuckle and make everything look brighter. Here’s to you having all the support you need today, if not from your dog, at least from your very best chum! … Read more

It’s Juneteenth! – The Rest Of The Story

It’s Juneteenth! – The Rest Of The Story

by Two Chums on June 19, 2024 If you should see this flag flying today (or this week) on government or city buildings it is in celebration of Juneteenth. What is Juneteenth you might ask? On June 19th, 1865 Union Army Major General Gordon Granger rode into Galveston, Texas and told the slaves living there … Read more

A Napoleon Complex | Two Chums

A Napoleon Complex | Two Chums

by Two Chums on June 19, 2024 You’ve probably heard the phrase “Napoleon complex” which refers to the idea that small creatures — whether people or Pomeranians — often act as if they’re much bigger than they really are, supposedly in an attempt to overcompensate for their lack of stature. Of course, it’s also a … Read more

Well Done, Gabrielle Rose! | Two Chums

Well Done, Gabrielle Rose! | Two Chums

For those of you who have not heard, this is a great story! INDIANAPOLIS – For seven of the eight swimmers in Heat 7 of the women’s 100-meter breaststroke preliminaries Sunday morning at the U.S. Olympic trials, the 1996 Atlanta Olympics exist as some sort of ancient, grainy highlight reel, clips of which occasionally are … Read more

APPLES, APPLES AND MORE APPLES!

APPLES, APPLES AND MORE APPLES!

Johnny Appleseed On a family farm in Nova, Ohio, grows a very special apple tree; by some claims, the 175 year old tree is the last physical evidence of John Chapman, a prolific nurseryman who, throughout the early 1800s, planted acres upon acres of apple orchards along America’s western frontier, which at the time was anything on the … Read more

Apples -Part 2 | Two Chums

Apples -Part 2 | Two Chums

by Two Chums on June 14, 2024 Yesterday we gave you some interesting info on apples. So today we will remind you some of our favorite ways to eat that popular fruit. Simple click on the caption below each photo to take you to the original post and recipe: Apple Walnut Salad Apple Fritters Caramel … Read more