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comeflor - capers (but not the frolicking type)

I’ve been called a comeflor. Often. It’s a venezuelan word –which you probably won’t find in many dictionaries- literally translatable as “flower-eater”, and meaning naïve or idealist. 596 more words


Saturday's Chili - Lemon Chili Chicken

For this week’s Saturday Chili I have a Lemon Chili Chicken. Another good one from the PBS website! Love this site just endless recipes, check it out soon! 216 more words



Remember these?

This year I got lucky despite the birds and the critters, and they became these!

Which then became this:

And finally is now in the freezer in small containers to enjoy much, much later. 176 more words

Food, Travel, Life

Swede is not necessarily a nationality designator

We used to have chickens.  We loved our chickens.  Our new neighbor who bought a house behind us loved our chickens.  Her granddaughters would come and play with them and she thought that was marvelous.  703 more words


Mango Tumeric Smoothie

Summer is here and one of my favorite things about summer is all the fresh fruit that is finally in season. More fruit means more yummy breakfast smoothies! 184 more words


Curry to the masses!

Now I adore spices….really, I do. I’m debating at some point to post pictures of our spice shelf in our pantry….my need for organization has those spices organized with powders on the right, loose leaves/roughly chopped spices on the left, and some random sauces/seasonings right in the middle that I can’t quite classify as either. 289 more words


Slow-Cooker Black Bean Burritos

Do you know what mothers of newborns need?

(Aside from more sleep, looser clothing, and a cadre of friends who volunteer to bring them food for several weeks—thank you friends!!) 698 more words