Month: February 2013

Stuck at Home; Day Six

         This is day six of the forest being off limits.     Six days ago Chris Dorner went on a cop killing spree in Southern California.    After he raced up to a Riverside Police Car on Arlington Street in the middle of the night, slammed on the breaks when he was next to the cruiser and shot …

Bacon Wrapped Pork Chops

   Last time I made these I was not paying attention while shopping.    I saw pork chops, they were on sale, I did not notice at all that they were bone in.   If you buy the boneless ones they are way less messy.   Serve these with mashed potatoes and Coconut ZucchiniBacon wrapped Pork Chops4 thin …

It was Safe; Until Yesterday

    The parade of law enforcement vehicles driving up our mountain highways this morning is endless.    Every time I look out my  windows at the highway, well, I see the snow falling down, but it also seems like every time I look out the window I see more CHP or Sheriffs or green and white law …

Up on the Mountain

     I hear sirens going by my cabin all the time. My cabin sits right above the highway that connects the Big Bear valley to San Bernardino and the rest of Southern California. Accidents are common on snowy mountain roads. Kids sledding into the highway, well it happens more often than you would think in …