Monthly Archives: January 2016

Frontier Justice

   This plate was on the back of a really old pick up truck at Brown Canyon Ranch where we went to photograph last week.  It brought up a lot of thoughts about how policing has changed over the years. 

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Turmeric Salad

   They say turmeric is good for joint pain.  Anyone with experience on this subject? I’ve been putting it in a lot of foods as I eat them.  It wasn’t too bad on this cottage cheese, but certainly isn’t a … Continue reading

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Twice-baked Potatoes – in Quicktime

Sometimes solutions just fall on me out of the sky. I had “baked” six huge Russet potatoes in a marathon session in the Crock-Pot, so had them on hand. A couple of nights before that, I had made some mashed … Continue reading

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Instant Lunch (Italian Sausage Sandwich)

   I still haven’t made any new bone broth, so DH’s request for soup for lunch was a no-go.  His other fave is sausage, so with five cooked links in the freezer, it was easy to put one in a … Continue reading

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Mountains Spotted Just a quick note to post a photo of the winter wonderland that is happening in the mountains behind our house. Click here to see.

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Tapas for One

   Remember those little cheese rolls?  Well, they quite handily provided the base for other bits of leftovers, and with the crunch and moisture of the red pepper, tomato, and cucumber slices, this was a real taste treat for a … Continue reading

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   The last of two delicious soups, and the last of the cornbread.   Also, no more bone broth on hand.  I may need to go out to forage tomorrow!

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The Bowl

There was yet another article yesterday about “The Bowl”, and how wonderful they are to eat. While true, methinks the hype is totally overshadowing the simplicity of it. I found myself discussing this with a friend yesterday, and it got … Continue reading

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Arizona Snow

A lot of Arizona has had snow over the last few days, but this is what our very own mountains looked like yesterday morning. There wasn’t even a hint of any snow at our level, but the view from the … Continue reading

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Soup-Sal-Sand – Girly Style – and Animals Spotted

This is pretty much a gratuitous post to let you know that there is a new post to ANIMALS SPOTTED. The soup is a very rich chicken broth with bits o’ beef and lots of veggies, including some tomato salsa, … Continue reading

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