Archive for July, 2014

Thai Grilled Chicken Thighs

Thai Grilled Chicken Thighs

I used to own a Weber charcoal grill. When I moved to Arizona, I purchased a gas grill which I love. It’s is so darn convenient. With just the turn of a knob, my fire is ready. But, I don’t get the charcoal flavor that I got on my old grill.  I’ve learned that I can make up for the […]

By July 26, 2014 1 Comments Read More →
Beginner Crochet: Half Double, Double, and Treble Crochet

Beginner Crochet: Half Double, Double, and Treble Crochet

After making my Beginner Single Crochet Potholder, I have the single crochet stitch down pat. I’m ready to move on to half double, double and triple crochet. I’ve found two excellent series of videos that cover beginner basic crochet stitches. One is Beth’s Back to Basics series from Bethintx1. The other is Deja Jetmir’s Beginner Crochet Videos […]

By July 19, 2014 0 Comments Read More →
Coctel de Camarones / Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

Coctel de Camarones / Mexican Shrimp Cocktail

It’s been ridiculously hot here this summer. When it’s 106 degrees, I have no desire to cook. The other day, I was searching to see what ingredients I had on hand for a cold dinner. I had lots of tomatoes in my garden, several avocados in my veggie bin, and shrimp in my freezer. I thought to myself, hey, maybe I […]

By July 5, 2014 1 Comments Read More →