Monthly Archives: February 2016

Chicken, Sausage and Shrimp Gumbo

Tonight I am making Chicken and Sausage Gumbo.  I was certain I had posted a recipe for my gumbo but after searching my blog I found that I reference making gumbo but only in relation to making the roux, specifically … Continue reading

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So Long Feathered Friends

Over the last several days I have heard the sound of the Sandhill Cranes as they leave New Mexico and head out to their summer home in Nebraska and parts north.  Sandhill Cranes make a very distinctive sound as they … Continue reading

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A New Pork Roast

We eat a fair amount of pork – mostly lean roasts, chops or tenderloin.  This week I bought a 6 pound boneless pork loin and turned it into 2 pork roasts and four 1″ thick pork chops.  My purchase will … Continue reading

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Multi-tasking Is Not Always Good

For the last several days I have visited my mom at her home near Phoenix, Arizona.  Friday night I made her Cioppino for dinner.  It was a success.  My orange marmalade, however, turned out well but making it proved to … Continue reading

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