Adventure Series Keeps Readers in KNOTS

Adventure Series Keeps Readers in KNOTS

  If you’re going to wear a lot of scarves, you should know a lot about knots, right?   Silki Begay, the protagonist of the award-winning contemporary adventure-mystery trilogy, SILKI, THE GIRL OF MANY SCARVES, knows a whole heck of a lot about knots.  ...

Lolita Tsosie’s Navajo Frybread

Frybread Recipes are not difficult. Plain or stacked high, they are delicious! Why not give it a try?   Note: There are many frybread recipes; this is Lolita Tsosie’s Grandmother’s recipe. To each cup of Blue Bird flour, add: 1 tsp. baking powder ½ tsp....

An old Cowboy’s Recipe for FryBread

  In the 1960s, an old cowboy gave this recipe to my mom when we lived on the Mesa Redondo Ranch, Concho, Arizona. To each cup of flour, add: 1 tsp. baking powder ½ tsp. salt Enough milk or water to make a stiff dough, or ¼ cup powdered milk and warm water to...

FryBread – a Bite Out of History

Take a little nibble of frybread and close your eyes. Hear the ancient winds chanting through the canyons? Feel the sunlight on your bare skin? Smell the cedar and sage perfuming the air? Can you taste the blessing of life? More than 500 Native American tribes can....

Ya’at’eeh and Howdy! Sure nice of you to stop by…

Since this is the first blog of the rest of my life… …can we pretend we just met at a backyard barbeque and we’re hugging a couple of those aluminum chairs crisscrossed in greenish-blue nylon straps and we’re small talking to get to know each other? What’s...