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Risotto for a Thursday night

Risotto is a really versatile dish than can be light and refreshing in summer or warm and comforting in the colder months. It is a great way to try out different flavour combinations, use up what you have in the cupboards, or just enjoy your favourite ingredients. 533 more words


Christmas Dinner: all the flavours, none of the hassle...

Some of you may remember a very stressed blog post a couple of years ago as I struggled to make Christmas Dinner for 12 without the benefit of sleep for the previous 72 hours. 1,281 more words


Today's random thoughts

Earlier today I was talking to Ryn about rearranging our living room.  I like the idea of moving the entertainment center to our short wall that’s on the opposite wall as the kitchen, and then have most of the furniture on all of the other walls allowing for more walking room throughout.   216 more words


The Mountain Kitchen Meatloaf

It had been a long time since David and I had meatloaf. I used to make one using a Lipton Onion Soup Mix packet, but do you know how much sodium and other weird long word ingredients are in that stuff? 294 more words

The Mountain Kitchen Recipes


refusing to pray

before supper, a mantis

devours its victim


Alone Amid the Loneliness

Lots of folks are lonely. They’ve been left behind by modernity. They’re too old to peck away at the portable devices. They wish life could be simple again. 645 more words


Ramon's Taco • Planada CA

DRIVING THROUGH THE ALMOND trees of the Central Valley can be hungry work!  You’re headed to or from Yosemite or Mariposa, and wonder, “Where can I get a decent burrito or taco?”.   169 more words