The Spirit of FREEDOM Still Haunts Route 66

The Spirit of FREEDOM Still Haunts Route 66

  How did one road come to signify so many things to people, past and present? Personally, I think it’s all about FREEDOM. Our nation was founded by people on a fierce quest for FREEDOM. Immigrants by the tens of millions have since come to America for the...
Over the Rainbow . . . and Other Fables

Over the Rainbow . . . and Other Fables

Somewhere over the rainbow, Skies are Blue. And the Dreams that you Dare to Dream really Do come true. Series: Keepin’ it real Are you a Walt Disney-ITE or a Tim Tebow-ITE? A Walt Disney-ITE believes and tells everyone, especially children, they can BE or DO...

Dressing, aka Stuffing, aka Filling is Both Personal and Emotional

  Dressing is Emotional It’s emotional because it embodies place, race, memories, holidays, hearth and home. Whatchacallit Matters It seems the term stuffing didn’t fit the decorum of the Victorian upper class, so they renamed it dressing. Today, it depends...
Jodi’s Old-Fashioned Winter Stew

Jodi’s Old-Fashioned Winter Stew

Wikipedia says Americans consume approximately 2.5 billion bowls of Campbell’s canned Tomato, Cream of mushroom, and Chicken Noodle Soup each year. I have to ask “Why?” Perhaps it’s because they never tasted really delicious homemade soup or stew? My...
Cheesy-Chicken Tortilla Casserole

Cheesy-Chicken Tortilla Casserole

Nothing smells better than a cheesy Mexican-food flavored casserole in the oven! Though many ingredients make up this dish, they are super easy to assemble. Cook your chicken and let it cool. Cut it small, put a piece of foil on the top. Prepare your pan, turn on the...