{Recipe} Mexican Lasagna

{Recipe} Mexican Lasagna

So, one of our go-to weekday meals for the family is a Mexican casserole.A play off lasagna, it is a layered dish using tortillas (instead of lasagna noodles), ground beef (and/or leftover rotisserie chicken) browned with a taco spice blend, black beans and/or...
In the rain

In the rain

In the rain. One of my favorite childhood memories is a playful walk in the rain. My mother and I were coming home from shopping at Sears and Roebucks on 79th during a light but steady cool fall Chicago shower. I was about 7 and wore a Big Bird yellow rain coat with...
5 Reasons to Windowsill Garden Fresh Herbs

5 Reasons to Windowsill Garden Fresh Herbs

Fresh herbs. Don’t buy em – grow em.I understand it is mid-winter and growing herbs outside is out of the question in much of the US right now.Same here in the deep south.┬áIn true Louisiana winter fashion, our weather regularly swings 20-30 degrees in an...