Apple Cinnamon Bread

These days I am especially conscientious about keeping food waste to a bare minimum. That’s why I was super excited to find this recipe for Apple Cinnamon Bread because it needed only regular Pantry items and ONE large apple! I didn’t have one large apple, but I did have a half dozen small Gala apples…

Green Chicken Enchilada Casserole

Who doesn’t love Mexican food?  Here in SoCal, it’s a staple in nearly every household and I grew up eating some of the best in the nation because we had a huge Hispanic population in my home town of San Pedro. While I’m pretty sure this isn’t an actual “Mexican” dish as much as a…

Surviving The Quarantine (or How Cooking Is Saving My Sanity)

We’ve been on lock-down here in California for 5 weeks or so now.  As with the rest of humanity, I imagine, I find myself waking up each morning thinking, ‘WHAT JUST HAPPENED?” Welcome to the Corona Virus Pandemic of 2020. I’m more fortunate than many.  Thankfully, we’re all healthy.  Not a single member of my…