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Old 07-01-2008, 06:37 PM   #1
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Talking GIANT Avocados! photo

My mom's been going through my Grandma's old slides, putting them onto her computer. She sent this one, knowing I'd flip when I saw the size of these avocados. (Pardon the quality of the photo - the slides have all seen better days)
This was taken in the 50's in Grandma's famous Pink kitchen. You can judge the size when you realize that her two full-grown budgies (parakeets) are sitting on the handle of the basket.
I am so jealous!!


(it just occurred to me....haven't I always said my favorite things
are avos and lemons? I guess I know where I get it from!)

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Old 07-01-2008, 06:49 PM   #2
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That's classic jkath - it's in your genes!!!! Those are HUGE!
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What a great picture! Thanks for sharing it with us. I love the kitchen.
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Old 07-01-2008, 09:00 PM   #4
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Mom tells me the kitchen was not only pink, but had red formica countertops.
I still have some casserole dishes of Grandma's that she'd purchased for it :)
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Old 07-01-2008, 09:04 PM   #5
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Okay, Jkath, honey, stop drooling now. Your gonna make your keyboard sticky!! LOL
So cool to see old pictures.
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Old 07-01-2008, 09:09 PM   #6
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Wow!!!! They are gigantic!

mmmmm....avocados......yummy!
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Old 07-01-2008, 09:53 PM   #7
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Some major Guac with those puppies.
Would have loved to have seen the fridge.

Pink, avacado, harvest gold, brown.....what were we thinking? I think I'm gonna be sick!
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Old 07-01-2008, 10:21 PM   #8
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Yikes! those are the biggest Avocados I have ever seen. Love the kitchen.
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Old 07-01-2008, 10:23 PM   #9
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Love the nastalga (sp?) of it!
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Old 07-07-2008, 04:57 PM   #10
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Those are really huge avocados.

IF they're avocados--they look like they could be a kind of squash. (Or maybe a gourd)
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