I watch a lot of cooking shows and I always see them eating risotto; spinach risotto, pumpkin risotto, lobster risotto, mushroom risotto... the list goes on! For those of you who know me, I love rice, and I love anything that combines rice with a creamy element and I'm hooked. So I watched all the… Continue reading Creamy Spinach Risotto
That's right, folks. The Plague (aka the Flu) has descended upon my household. The teenager has tested positive and the day after I started getting 'head cold' symptoms. I HOPE that it is just a head cold with me considering I had been seen the week before and tested for the flu and found out… Continue reading A Plague Upon My House
So the last two weeks have been hectic to say the least. Preparing a long abused bedroom (the handiwork of a teenage boy), into a guest room suitable for human habitation has taken up a large part of my time, and then having family visit over the weekend, and THEN dealing with this back problem… Continue reading Catching Up!
A coffee mug and a treat of a local Indian people from Chihuahua Mexico is always a welcome gift from a good friend.
Usually around here, we make tamales before Christmas, but this time, it got put off until New Years eve and then it didn't make it here until now. But, I'm a firm believer if you're willing to put in the work for tamales, they're good any time! I will make a whole bunch of them… Continue reading New Years Tamales
So, life has been pretty hectic lately and though I won't go into details, it certainly has been a trying period for my new year. Some days I woke up feeling like it was the worst day ever and some nights you couldn't even sleep well to get to wake up. We all have those… Continue reading When Life Grabs You
That's right! We're going DOUBLE pecan pie since I believe that pecan pie should actually have a fair amount of pecans in it and not just a bunch of custard jelly topped with a few little slivers. I got this recipe years ago from Allrecipes and it's written by IHART44, So thanks, IHART44, for sharing… Continue reading Irresistable Pecan Pie