Lemon Meyer Dressing

I know I shouldn't use bottle dressing, but its SO EASY!! Thus, making a salad with wonderful Dirty Girl tomatoes and cucumbers from Monterey Market in Berkeley I thought, "Hell no!" I grabbed  Alice Water's, The Art of Simple Food II and started looking. Of course my  Meyer lemon tree didn't have any lemons ripe enough yet,… Continue reading Lemon Meyer Dressing


SOUTHERN FRIED CORN Serves 4-6 6 ears fresh corn ½ cup milk ½ cup water 1 teaspoon sugar 2 tablespoons bacon drippings Salt and Pepper Remove corn husks, breaking off steams. Remove silks with a stiff vegetable brush and ears in cold water. To cut kernels from cob, hold corn in a large shallow bowl… Continue reading SOUTHERN FRIED CORN

IF I was firing up the grill on 4th of July…

Grilled Chicken Marinade https://addapinch.com/best-grilled-chicken-marinade-recipe/ Ingredients: 1/2 cup olive oil 1 teaspoon sea salt 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon paprika 1/2 teaspoon cumin 1/4 teaspoon cayenne pepper 2 cloves garlic chopped 3 tablespoons chopped onion 1/2 cup chopped fresh parsley 1 1/2 cups beer Directions Pour olive oil into a 2-cup liquid measuring cup.… Continue reading IF I was firing up the grill on 4th of July…

Recipes to try

Please find the links of great recipes I've found this week through email subscriptions or websites. I've been laid up with a bad sprain so had some time to use wisely! I haven’t made anything yet, but when I do, will let you know how everything turns out. SLOW COOKER SPANISH MEAT BALLS- Martha Stewart newsletter. I… Continue reading Recipes to try

SB 1069, AB2299 & AB2406 in California

I haven’t been doing much lately. Somehow I twisted my foot and damn near 2 weeks I couldn’t walk on it.  Not sure what it was/is, but will find out soon. In the meantime, I’ve been rather down and out. I’m so angry and mad over the laws Governor Brown signed at the beginning of… Continue reading SB 1069, AB2299 & AB2406 in California