The Colonel’s Motivational Quotes of the Day!
Good “Sunday” Morning Everyone from the “Mobile Eagle’s Nest” here in Vista, CA — 9 June 2019!
SGT Billy Mullins and I will be heading down to Sane Diego this morning to have breakfast with [~1635373:PO2 Christina “Jian” Phillips] and Maurice Wilson from the REBOOT program at Mimi’s Cafe at 0800 hours this morning and then we ride off to Phoenix, AZ for the evening. Day 7 was a great day of travel from Las Vegas, NV to California. We got in so late in the morning at Las Vegas, NV we had to shoot a video early in the morning with Steve Durgin. Had the opportunity to meet Capt Dwayne Conyers in person in Inglewood, CA at around noon and my daughter Lauren and here boyfriend at the same location since they were traveling up around LAX; then we rode down to Rancho Santa Margarita, CA to meet and have a late lunch to Capt Jack Durish and CSM Charles Hayden, and then finally we ended the evening with a great meal and company down in Vista, CA with David ad Deborah Shepard, Sally Thomas, and Michael and Susan Piraino all great supporters of the mission to abolish healthcare debt for veterans. Are donations aren’t were they should be right yet, but we’ll keep plugging away. Keep sharing the Facebook Page and donation page everyone.
We’ll be posting updates each evening, along with videos, and pictures of each day on our Facebook Page: https://www.facebook.com/RIPRIDE4Vets2/
Please visit our donation page and make your donation to help us meet our goal: https://secure.qgiv.com/event/rrfv2/
Thanks for all your support, COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs
Today is: “Sharing Food Day!”
“Take time to share some food or a meal with a friends, family, and with new acquaintances. It provides some really great experiences and stories along your journey in life!” — COL (Ret) Mikel Burroughs
“The people who give you their food give you their heart.” — Cesar Chavez
“When we are generous in welcoming people and sharing something with them-some food, a place in our homes, our time-not only do we no longer remain poor: we are enriched.” — Pope Francis
“Food, in the end, in our own tradition, is something holy. It’s not about nutrients and calories. It’s about sharing. It’s about honesty. It’s about identity.” — Louise Fresco
“If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world.” — J.R.R. Tolkien
“All happiness depends on a leisurely breakfast.” — John Gunther
“Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate.” — Alan D. Wolfelt
“The secret of success in life is to eat what you like and let the food fight it out inside.” — Mark Twain
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