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Crockpot Taco Chicken

Modifed from http://www.stockpilingmoms.com/2014/02/crockpot-chicken-fajitas/

In desperate need of some more decent crockpot options, I blended a crockpot recipe I found on-line with my stovetop paleo taco chicken recipe. 110 more words


life: a pause

I had a post planned for today, a video that needs editing. I was going to stay home and rest, try to beat my cold. Instead, I woke to find that one of my colleagues died in particularly tragic manner. 32 more words

Day In The Life

Contemporary, Literary Ireland: Donal Ryan

I love the books of Donal Ryan. I don’t mention them much here—to my American friends—because he is an Irish writer and they are very Irish and I think sometimes they are… 149 more words


The Importance of Writing Crap

The Importance of Writing Crap

The blank page.

It’s a daunting thing to stare at a blank page and wonder what it should be filled with. 420 more words

Creative Writing

Scones (Gluten Free)

Using gluten-free flour is very different from baking with ‘ordinary’ flour which is often  wheat-based.  Gluten is the doughy part of the dough, the stretchy part of the pizza base; it helps dough rise and it is the structural protein so cooking ‘gluten-free’ can often lead to crumbly results. 449 more words

Healthy Eating


My mother and father met in college. Two good, clean Christian kids who wanted to start a family. Mom was a journalist. Dad was a lawyer. 401 more words