Monthly Archives: May 2012

Why We Love Corrales

Happy Memorial Day!  The official start of the summer season is here.  Today we will salute the holiday by flying our flag, taking a moment to remember all of the brave men and women who have given their lives for this … Continue reading

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Breakfast Tortillas

We’ve been pretty busy this month with lots of guests.  I strive to meet all the dietary restrictions but sometimes it is hard to do while still providing some variety to the mix.   This weekend I had two guests who were low carb and one … Continue reading

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Shrimp and Lobster Ravioli

Last week our local supermarket had Lobster Tails on sale $3.99 for a 4 oz tail.  I love lobster but wasn’t about to spend $16 for 4 tails with very little meat.  So I decided I would buy one tail … Continue reading

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Cool Wraps

The weather is starting to heat up here in Corrales.  We had a very short spring and seem to have catapulted into summer. Temperatures have been in the mid 80’s every day this week.  Fortunately, we live in an adobe home … Continue reading

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Learning To Say No

Yes, I know, another long stretch with no Word From The Bird.  It’s not because I don’t want to write; I miss my blog.  But I have been a bit overwhelmed for the last month or so with spring cleaning, planting … Continue reading

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