Butternut Squash Seafood Stew with Coconut and Ginger

    Today is a winter soups day.     It is snowy, blustery and cold outside.     In my snug mountain cabin it is almost seventy degrees with the oven on for hours and a fire blazing away since seven a.m.     This week has been so crazy insane busy that today I have nothing planned …

A day in the OC. Tips on Recycled Fashion & Delicious Foods. And Fish Poo Stew

This morning was supposed to be a relaxing a.m. full of deserted sandy beaches and California’s cloud studded blue skies. I was supposed to sit on the beach in my decrepit Tommy Bahamas beach chair and read my book as dolphins frolicked in the Pacific Ocean.  I was going to eat one of my favorite healthy or …

Pineapple, Pomegranate, Greek Yogurt and Mint Coleslaw

Nothing says hot summer days like BBQ and coleslaw. Or maybe 108 degree heat and humidity and thunderstorms. 108 heat is exactly why I chose not to drive down into the smoggy, humid hot and muggy valley today even though I’m dying to drive 100 miles to the west to Artesia, our local authentic all …

Acorn Squash and Chicken in A South Indian Coconut Curry

In the last two years my Indian cooking has gone from three recipes which all kind of revolved on cheap curry powder, Greek yogurt and lime juice to hand grinding my own curry powder with a mixture of fifteen different spices. I’ve ground so many hard things in my Nutri Bullet that the last cinnamon sticks I ground down …

How to Spruce up an Old RV on a Budget

The first time we put gas in our new but actually old RV the pump switched off at one hundred dollars. Well this was one of many new experiences into the RV world. Did you know most credit card companies will only let you buy one hundred dollars worth of gas at a gas station? …