a pastel painting of the foliage on the drive out to Salt Mine, Arizona.
Art day at the Rockin' River, Camp Verde, Arizona
The secret to this oh-so-tender chicken is to brine it for an hour before cooking. I have never brined anything and was not sure if it was even necessary, but Oh BOY! What a difference the brine made. Baked chicken with a tomato - zucchini - artichoke sauce Packed full of flavor this is one… Continue reading Easy Brined Chicken Recipe
Sharing my ideas for a vintage/mid-century display in a resale booth
Plain old bookcases get a little revamp.
It's easy, fast and fun to crochet beanies in a variety of colors and stitches.
Grey, cream and white has been my crochet yarn of choice for some time now. After all, those are my favorite colors. Suddenly, just as summer was turning to fall, I wanted something that was more colorful and bold to crochet. Hence the total departure of my usual scheme. Crocheted wave pattern afghan. I started… Continue reading Indian Summer Crochet
How I make my Creole spice blend. Full of flavor and heat, this mix is great for soups, stews, meat rubs, roasted veggie. It's just GREAT period!