Month: July 2013

Smoke a Mile High

   I feel like my heart is breaking this morning for the little mountain community of Idyllwild.   I have been cursing, coughing and hating the thick blanket of smoke that hangs over my own mountain town for two days now. My little rural mountain town sits one mountain range and about forty miles away from …

Candied Pecans dipped in Sweet Potatoes

   I realize this is kind of a weird snack idea but is a glorious and delicious new way to eat sweet potatoe’s!   This is a two ingredient recipe;   Just sweet potatoes, roasted in the oven   and pre packaged candied pecans.   Roast the sweet potato’s (That almost said rape, please do not rape your sweet …

A Rant about Health Care

   I get pretty pissed off just about every time I have to visit my doctors office.   I just switched doctors too and yet, my anger remains.   My day off work yesterday was terrible.  Instead of trail running or hiking with friends I spent the day huddled on the couch trying not to puke for twelve …

Boursin Fettuccine Alfredo with Portabellos and Broccolini

    You can also add chicken or Italian Sausage to this recipe. This sauce makes a great topping on a pizza.    The sauce can be made in the microwave if you are in a hurry.Boursin Fettuccine Alfredo sauce with Portabellos and Broccolini  1/2 cup Boursin cheese1/2 cup half and half1/2 cup Parmesan cheese1 tab garlic oil3 portabellos, …

Pain

Pain equals stress.Pain means worrying about money.Pain means being bored instead of doing fun things.Pain means puking or trying not to as every pain killer makes me nauseous.When my knee or my back hurts every possible option enters my head.Will I be able to go to work tomorrow?Will I be able to run that half …