A Dozen Recipes for Labor Day Weekend Cooking

While fall officially arrives on September 22nd, the unofficial goodbye to summer in the US is Labor Day weekend. The kids are back in school and Labor Day is the last hot three-day holiday weekend until Thanksgiving. Labor Day’s origins are about celebrating the American worker’s contribution to society, although I’m not sure the idea…

Three Bean Salad with Honey Dijon Lime Dressing

A cricket has made his home right outside our front door. He chirps all day long. I used to find it irritating because it is so loud and rarely stops, but now I find it peaceful. Life is strange in what we choose to love or hate. Food is basically the same way. People either…

Sweetcorn Tamales with Roasted Green Chilies

Fall is officially here and we are feeling it in Denver with warm days and crisp cool nights. All my photographer friends are posting beautiful pictures of golden aspens from the high country. I have not had time to make it up there and it probably won’t happen this year since I am getting ready…