May The Fourth and Cinco de Mayo

When we got married on May 4th twenty years ago we had no idea that our anniversary date would be hijacked by Stars Wars, “May The Fourth Be With You”. Likewise, May 5th was just an ordinary day; not the Cinco de Mayo holiday that’s so popular today. As much as I love tequila and Mexican food, Cinco de Mayo will have to wait until after our two-day anniversary celebration.

Simple Black Beans – Less Is More

When I took a rack of baby back ribs out of the freezer to defrost two days ago, black beans weren’t even on the menu. I had planned to go to a nearby farm stand for fresh local corn and my other weekly veggies but drenching rains and flooding alerts scrapped the idea. Not toContinue reading “Simple Black Beans – Less Is More”