“Oh, give me a home where the chicken does roam,
Where the drumstick is fried light and crispy divine,
Where my taste buds delight from the sweet, salty brine,
And my heart doth rejoice all day long!”
Poem composed by VKA, sung to the tune of “Home on the Range”
If you know the tune you sang the song, didn’t you? Smile!
This tweaked recipe is in part inspired by the great Miss Edna Lewis.
Come; take a comfortable seat at our cozy table. Dinner is served!
Recipe is for 8 servings (can easily be cut in half to serve 4)
STEPS 1 (brine... Read More
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Bone broth, healthy, nourishing, and “gut-friendly,” a natural remedy for the cold and for so much more that ails us, found in a single pot. This healthy broth, chock full of amazing nutrients, not to mention rich and soul-satisfying to drink, can be made at home, allowed to simmer-away on your stove for many, many hours—even a couple of days’ worth, when time allows.
My life changed; literally, from the moment I discovered how to [properly] make bone broth from scratch, in the convenience of my home’s kitchen, because I discovered two influential books: Brodo by Marco Canora, and The... Read More
Many of us tried all kinds of healthy diets and products, so we can control our appetite and successfully lose some weight, only to find out that it had a minor effect on our bodies. But the secret of weight loss comes in a form of an ancient grain, barley. Barley has many healthy properties and can surely help you in controlling your appetite and losing weight, while at the same time it can prevent some medical conditions from developing. These properties and healthy effects it has on our bodies are:
It boosts the person’s metabolism
Lowers the chance of a heart disease
Lowers... Read More
The health benefits of natural teas are increasingly becoming well known. In a quest to become healthy, happy, and live a better life, more people are turning towards natural remedies. It has become fairly easy to buy natural teas, as they are available in grocery stores. Apart from that, it is also easy to buy natural green tea, and other variety of teas online through specialized stores. Before delving into the world of teas, it is important to know the benefits of each individual tea.
Darjeeling tea is a black tea that contains several antioxidants, which reduces... Read More
Little Ethiopia (LE), on Fairfax Blvd. between Pico Blvd. and Olympic Blvd. is the place to go for anything Ethiopian and Eritrean cultural and of course coffee (buuna). After all, Ethiopia is where the coffee bean was discovered then made it's trek to the middle east, Europe, and south, central, and north America. There are over 30,000 Ethiopians and around 20,000 Eritreans who call Los Angeles home. Eritreans and Ethiopians pretty much eat the same types of food here in the states but back in Eritrean and Ethiopia there is a wide variety of foods eaten by the 70 million Ethiopians and 4... Read More
Food waste has become a major issue. In a survey it was found out that we throw away one third of the food produced for consumption. Less than a quarter of this wasted food is enough to feed 1 billion hungry people in the world. We are not only throwing or wasting food but at the same time we are increasing the amount of the one of the major solid waste component. Amount of wasted food can be reduced greatly if we, as individuals, make small changes in our lifestyles. Pick the tips from the below mentioned list and contribute your part to fight with the global issue of food waste.
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