New Life for an Old Bulb

Due to the heavy duty nature of my husband’s work, he has a propensity for developing holes in his socks quite often.  Hating to discard them and end up caught in the pricey revolving door of recurrent sock purchasing, I figured it would be a best to learn to mend them instead.  So learn I did.  Now, I am not… Read more →

Jamaican Jerk Seasoning

One of my favorite flavors to use in savory dishes is a good dose of Jamaican jerk.  As far as I’m concerned, there’s nothing quite so enticing as this robust, complex, full-bodied seasoning which was originally developed as a dry rub or marinade for preserving meat smoked over an open pit (traditionally of allspice wood).  The history of this seasoning… Read more →

A Healthy Dose of Perspective

I wrote this a few months back because I had lost my perspective and needed to recover a balanced frame of mind as to why I do what I do, day in and day out.  On occasion, I pull it out again and review it as a reminder when I realize I’m starting to lose track of my true purpose.… Read more →