Monthly Archives: September 2011

Happy Anniversary

I need to apologize to all of my followers whom I have been neglecting.  Between running the inn and volunteer activities; my free time has been down to nothing. Hopefully that will change this week, tho balloon fiesta starts on Saturday … Continue reading

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Hot Chiles

Yesterday was Chile Day!  For those of you who don’t live in the southwest this has no meaning.  For those of you that do – I’ll bet you’re drooling right now! Yesterday we went to the Corrales Growers Market and bought … Continue reading

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Fair Food

Today after our guests left, George, who took the day off, and I went to the New Mexico State Fair.  We try to get to the fair every year.  We like the animal exhibits, the cheesy things for sale in the … Continue reading

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An Apple A Day

Hurray!  Today we picked our FIRST APPLE!  Two years ago we planted our first apple tree.  While it flowered like crazy, it never set any fruit.  So last year we planted a second apple tree and hoped for the best.  … Continue reading

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Pork Tenderloin with Blackberry Cabernet Sauce

Those of you who follow this blog know I take recipes from anywhere I can find them; back of boxes, as part of product advertising in food magazines and even from those rack cards in the grocery store.  Today’s blog is about … Continue reading

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Potato and Green Bean Salad

This is one of those summertime favorite recipes that I completely forgot about until I saw some really nice green beans at the market.  It is adapted from a recipe in the July 1995 edition of Bon Appetit Magazine.  It is great with almost … Continue reading

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Italian Pork Chops

Every once in a while I indulge Georges’ love of pork products.  We eat a lot of  pork but tonight is a special treat.  Two pork products in one dish!  Tonight we are having stuffed pork chops wrapped in prosciutto.  I start … Continue reading

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