Monthly Archives: November 2013

Zuppa Toscana Soup; Mountain Version

    Zuppa Toscana Soup is an Olive Garden favorite.    No this mountain version is not made with squirrel. This is just the creamy version of this Italian soup I make in my mountain kitchen.    I actually loathe the Olive Garden and fake Italian food.   I actually thought I hated Italian food until my best friend dragged …

Home Made Cran Apple Spinach Juice; What I drink now instead of Sparks

   When I was young I did some vile things to my body.   No I never smoked a cigarette in my life or did any drugs of any kind but the things I ingested in my body, oh lord, the me of the year 2013 cringes when I think of the horrible GMO filled things that …

BBQ Buffalo Tacos with Feta

    In December of 1952 a air force plane, a DC 3 left Omaha Nebraska headed towards March Air Force Base in Riverside, California. By the time the plane reached Southern California there was a brutal snow storm in the area.    This plane would never reach March AFB and instead crash landed some where in the …

O Mexico; Travels South of the Border and a Recipe for Carnitas Enchiladas

                When I was a teenager I was not a rebel. I was in Choir and drama. I loved horse racing and since we lived two hours from the closest race track and my parents worked full time I was stuck watching it on T.V. Between these things and school, I had no time to revolt.  Until …

What the Hell is Mutton Bustin? A Day Spent in Brawley

       I feel like we are in the wild, wild west, yet some how I am still technically in Southern California just a few hours south of Los Angeles.    We drove two hours south east of the sprawling suburbia and consumerism that engulfs Southern California. No joke; I have not seen a Target or …