For a couple of years now I have been assigned to mashed potato duty at Thanksgiving. I am not sure … Continue Reading Thanksgiving Javi Style Mashed Potatoes
Happy belated Thanksgiving!! We are still recovering from turkey / corn casserole / sweet potato / praline pie comas…Yesterday was … Continue Reading Another very McClure Thanksgiving!
Cornbread was something completely unknown to me before moving to the States. It never sounded very tasty or appetizing (much … Continue Reading Corn bread adventure
There’s nothing all that special about these that make them “Rodriguez fajitas” except that the peppers come from our lovely … Continue Reading Rodriguez Fajitas!
The summer gardening season is almost over at Los Rodriguez farm (we wish we had a farm…but oh well!). We … Continue Reading Garden Update: Sweet Potato Treasure …. Arrrr!!!
Our cherry tomato plant is by far the most prolific in our garden. Every day we harvest at least a … Continue Reading Making Sun Dried Tomatoes
Our cherry tomato plant has been so productive for us this summer that we haven’t been able to keep up with the … Continue Reading Recipe for Chilean Pebre
A couple of nights ago we were all sitting down at the table (and when I say “we” I mean … Continue Reading Bobbie’s Dairy Dip
This week is going by SO SLOWLY. Last week we were spoiled because we started the week still on a … Continue Reading good company and a bit of suspense
Well well well. Javi and I just got back from California and I’m pining the loss of 65 degree weather. … Continue Reading California – We Miss You
One of the most productive plants in our garden is the basil. It is really great to see it grow … Continue Reading Gma Joan’s Pesto magic
This past Tuesday I celebrated my golden birthday – turning 26 on the 26th day of the month. Javi thinks … Continue Reading Golden birthday!
We love going grocery shopping at Trader Joes. We dont live close to it (we wish there was more than … Continue Reading “Home Made” Pizza
I never got a chance to write about our road trip home with my parents after Jennifer and Daniel’s wedding … Continue Reading Family Road Trip!
The garden is growing and starting to yield some tasty veggies for us. There’s nothing big yet but at least … Continue Reading Garden update…
Last week was my birthday and since it fell on a Wednesday, it turned into a week-long celebration. On the … Continue Reading How to celebrate a birthday in two places!
Returning to the “our neighborhood rules” series, we wanted to dedicate a post to our favorite deli around. Mitchell’s Deli … Continue Reading Mitchell’s Deli!
Since I was a kid beets have called my attention – it’s probably because my mom made them so tasty, … Continue Reading Eat your beets!
This past weekend flew by! It was an extra long weekend for Javi – he only had a half day … Continue Reading A busy Memorial Day weekend
This garden of ours is Javier’s baby – he dreamed it up, build the beds, fenced them in with chicken … Continue Reading Garden Update: The Transplant