Thursday, February 03, 2011
Hoarding Chocolates - 3
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"Its sleeting here in New Hampshire now. It snowed all yesterday and overnight. Work was canceled, and if I'm lucky, I'll be able to shovel my way out in a day or two! Wish me luck!"
Scientists have discovered that chocolate was invented at least 3,100 years ago in Central America and not as the sweet treat people now crave, but as a celebratory beer-like beverage and status symbol. Researchers identified residue of a chemical compound that comes exclusively from the cacao plant - the source of chocolate - in pottery vessels dating from about 1100 BC in Puerto Escondido, Honduras.
Read more here...
this one's for Anthony Cox, my husband; revisit Anthony
buds on the rose bush-
when we danced to the music
of 'Hot Chocolate'
Listen to 'You Sexy Thing' by Hot Chocolate
cached in her bookcase