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Local Materia Magica

Even though I am in the middle of some ~*stupid*~ dramas, it is time for me to get back on the Content Truck. Hey, Elerah- Write some Things, eh? 510 more words


Silver and Gold - An Incense for the CEO-in-Law

Kay so. I bet some people have been wondering when I’d be posting things for the Fathers-in-Law since I married Clarence and Jar-Jar. I have, in fact, been dreaming up this one for quite some time but since my life is a perpetual weirdshit factory that doesn’t take holidays off, it’s been quite the struggle to get the time and space to perfect this blend. 644 more words



It’s been six hours since my last break and this hike is beginning to take a heavy toll on my feet.  I think it’s time for a well deserved rest and recoup some energy with a nice hot meal.  429 more words

My New Jersey Table

Som Tam (Thai Green Papaya Salad)

A recipe we learned from the streets of Thailand, substituting some of the ingredients with it’s local counterpart.

With mortar and pestle, mash garlic, labuyo, half of the roasted peanuts, fish sauce and sugar into a smooth paste. 77 more words

Sculpted Scroll

Primitive yet basic to survive,
As folk through early ages lived and died,
Repeat the poundings, grinding so they’d thrive
on nuts and grain; mashed, muddled, crushed inside. 70 more words

Travel Photos

Recipe: Molcajete Green Chile

Hello, here is a super spicy green chili or chile. This is more adult-friendly, but you will catch my 4 year old dip her chips in this one and run to drink water, so you never know. 452 more words