Savannah and Marina’s Mango Dream

My ex-husband just wrote me this wonderful story-

On Nov 5, 2016, at 7:39 PM, K wrote:

“So this cool thing just happened –

I just spent 3 days on the road, to Bismark, ND, Rapid City, SD, and Billings, MT doing a store set-up with a company that I’ve done this for a couple times before, and I decided to treat myself to dinner out – something I pretty much never do, but hey – there’s a per diem involved with this job, so what-the-hell, y’know?

So anyway, I’ve just finished an endless-shrimp dinner at Red Lobster in Billings. I ask for the check, and the waitress says, “Somebody just did a, “pay it forward thing,” for the next person’s meal, so yours is free!”

Isn’t that cool?!

So I told her, “Y’know, I’m gonna get a big check from this job I’ve just done, so…” I pointed to a guy and gal who just sat down a few tables away, with a 4-year old and a baby in a basket, and said, “Could you just pass it on to that table?” She seemed a little surprised, but isn’t it a cool thing that someone did that for me – a total stranger?”

Savannah and her Smoothie
Savannah and her Smoothie

Recipe of the Day – Mango Smoothie


1 c. mango

1 frozen banana

1/2 c. cashews

1 c. water or coconut juice


Blend the cashews and a little water first. Then add the rest and blend until creamy.

Word of the Day – pagar – to pay

Tip of the Day –  You can pay it forward without money, too, by doing something nice, pulling out a chair, leaving a little gift, smiling!

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