Take With a Grain of Salt


Last December I had a cold/flu. I craved some chicken soup. I was too sick/bed ridden, so my dear neighbors brought me 2 cans of chicken rice soup.

It tasted terrible. At the time I chalked it up to a stuffed nose.

Several weeks later when I was healthy again I ate the […]

The Seven Wonders of the World



Featured Recipe Hamburger Stew

This recipe is based on Henry Lewis Creel’s Ground Beef Stew Without Water from his wonderful book, Cooking For One Is Fun.

With the cost of beef so high these days many people are cutting back on […]

They Were Wrong Again!


When I was a child my father often said, “There is nothing new under the sun.” I didn’t think that was so true back then. But I am beginning to believe him now.

The thing that kind of solidified it for me was last year’s Mayan Prediction that the world was going to […]