Golden Crisp Potatoes and Carrots with Southwest Seasoning

Much earlier in the summer I made this side dish and loved it.  However, I had the advantage of a living a northerly clime where baking year-round is not out of the question. So it seemed more fitting to wait and post this recipe when more people are in back-to-school mode and pumpkin recipes are starting to appear. Not that this recipe has much to … Continue reading Golden Crisp Potatoes and Carrots with Southwest Seasoning

Spiced Up Popcorn

Those of us who crave Mexican food in this part of the world have to make it at home, since authentic Mexican restaurants don’t exist around here.  Thankfully, homemade tortillas are quite delicious.  But they take time to make by hand, and sometimes I would rather go the route of almost-instant gratification.  All that is needed is to pop some popcorn and start shaking on … Continue reading Spiced Up Popcorn