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With 50 years of experience, we "get" that things are always changing! That's why we've dedicated a section of our website to provide the very latest information about the speakers and ministries we serve--and about us, too. Come take a look at "what's new"--or use the sidebar options to take a deeper look at areas of particular interest. In case you wonder what we think, we've dedicated a space for commentary (including guest posts). And take a look at who's been to Ambassador lately in our own version of the Greenroom!

Boston as Second Language, New Phone Rules

  • Wednesday, August 21, 2013
  • Peggy Campbell
  • Just 4 Fun!

 

1.  FOR COLLEGE FRESHMEN
...  um, and for some of us a whole lot older.  Great reminder.


2.  HEADED TO BOSTON?
...  this will help you.


3.  SHARK WEEK
  yipes.



4.  A WONDERFUL DOG
… with a special child.


5.  IF I COULD
...  I would make this required viewing 
— for everyone.  Please DO watch.  Please DON'T text and drive.


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The Always-Requested Fumi Salad

  • Tuesday, August 20, 2013
  • Jani Williamson
  • AAA Cafe

fumi saladThis is the original recipe I got from my friend Tricia Duffy over 20 years ago -- however, I now make it differently to cut calories/fat.  I buy the toasted/no salt slivered almonds from Trader Joes then I only have to toast the sesame seeds.  I use a metal pie tin and bake them in a 350 degree oven for about 10 minutes till golden brown (stirring every two minutes to keep from burning).

To make it easier, I cut up the cabbage and green onion the night before and put the noodles, almonds and sesame seeds in a ...

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In the Know with "Life Issues®"

My dad liked to be in the know -- he subscribed to Newsweek, read the paper daily and his evening routine included watching the news.

I'm not the news or political junkie my father was but I do like to be informed.

As a mom, I need to be informed.

On a recent "Life Issues®" broadcast, Brad Mattes shared about the vaccine, Gardasil -- the same vaccine which our pediatrician wanted to administer to my teenage daughter.   What Brad shared in his commentary underscored my decision to decline the vaccine:

"Gardasil is the vaccine given to young girls to protect them ...

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Trivia: "Atta Boy!"

pillsbury dough boy1-WW1 soldiers ... or Pillsbury's hero

2-Gene Autry, Roy Rogers, John Wayne

3-Throw the Examiner or Times every morning

4-New Orleans sandwich

5-Hugh Hefner

6-Walton's eldest

7-Girl who likes to play sports--back in the day

8-Object of Buttercup's affection

9-Member of an airforce especially a pilot

10-Gainsborough's masterpiece

Submit your answers below!


Peggy Campbell
Ambassador: We Connect. Ministry and Media.

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Terrific Talent, Text Alert, Tunes

  • Wednesday, August 14, 2013
  • Peggy Campbell
  • Just 4 Fun!

Take 5

1.  FORTE
...  another goosebumps moment for talent.  Made even better by John Stonestreet's commentary tomorrow on "BreakPoint®."


2.  INCOMING TEXT?
...  you know it by the sound alert he created.


3.  HITS OF YOUR LIFE
  let's face it, how do you beat 1964-1968 (IMHO).



4.  A RAG TAG AIR FORCE
… that changed the course of history.


5.  ONE LAST DANCE
...  get the Kleenex again.


Quote of the Week:



 

Send in your Take 5 submissions!

Peggy Campbell
Ambassador Advertising Agency: We Connect. Ministry and Media.

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Trivia: "Zipadee Doo Dah"

zip codeCelebrating 50 years this year ...

 

1-Who invented the ZIP code?

 

2-Who created that famous stick-figure guy?

 

3-What does "ZIP" mean?

 

4-What national mascot receives so much fan mail, he got his own ZIP code?

 

5-What famous ZIP is part of a TV series title?

 

6-What comic strip featured a character called 5 whose last name is a ZIP code in Sebastapol CA.

 

7-How many ZIP codes are there in the U.S.?

 

8-Which state has the most ZIP codes?

 

9-Though thousands of kids address mail to Santa Claus using this zip, who owns 12345?

 

10-What city's ZIP code is ...

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