Part of history in the making

When Mum used to work for those fruit people in Australia, one of the projects she worked on was the trade protocol for Aussie mangoes to come to the USA.

When Mum used to work for those fruit people in Australia, one of the projects she was involved in was the trade protocol for Aussie mangoes to come to the USA.

Finally…. the first EVER shipment of Australian mangoes into the USA.

Finally…. the first EVER shipment of Australian mangoes into the USA.

Today was the first day they were available in Houston.  Mum drove into Central Market in town especially to get some.

Today was the first day they were available in Houston. Mum drove all the way into ‘Central Market’ in town especially to get some.

We're ready!

We’re ready!

They were Rafa's first Calypsos.  He's now had two whole ones to himself.

They were Rafa’s first Calypsos. He’s now had two whole ones to himself.

Right down to the seed.

Right down to the seed.

I hope Mum goes back for more tomorrow.

I hope Mum goes back for more tomorrow.

Rafa may not have had a Calypso before but they’ve featured on our blog!

Me helping Mum at Brisbane markets, and on a sales trip to Sydney. Fond memories of eating them by the tray full.   And Mum getting one her last visit to Brisbane in Nov 2013.

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5 Responses to “Part of history in the making”

  1. Bree @meandmy2guys Says:

    Yay that’s fabulous. Congratulations mum!!

  2. John Faris Says:

    Yeah, let Mum take some of the credit.

  3. Abuela Says:

    YUUUUUMMMMM!!!

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