Newsletter #17

A Weekly Serving of Roadside Perspective | Volume 1, Issue 15 | 07.24.19 CONTENT: Uh oh! Gotta GO back home, Cooking Club, Recipes & Home Brewing in an RV!!”  ___________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hello, I am so thankful you are reading this to find out why “I suck” 🙁 I am NOT (typically) unreliable or not a person…

Newsletter #16

 A Weekly Serving of Roadside Perspective | Volume 1, Issue 16 | 6.19.19 “CONTENT: My CBLOVE Podcast interview, Local Harvest App, Foodie Caravan??, YouTubers The Mamuchos & more ….” _____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ I AM SO THRILLED TO BE BACK !! And… it’s SUMMER!!!! I am not sure where you are right now, but I know many of…

Newsletter #15

 A Weekly Serving of Roadside Perspective Volume 1, Issue 15 | 05.08.19 “CONTENT: FB LIVE Unboxing, My VC Guest Appearance, Women on the Road …” ____________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hello  from the Moreno Valley here in northern New Mexico! It’s May, right? I don’t know where you are right now but we just heard that we might get a FOOT of SNOW…

Newsletter # 14

A Weekly Serving of Roadside Perspective Volume 1, Issue 14 | 04.24.19 “CONTENT: …Farmers Market Season, NM – Carlsbad Caverns, Roswell & The Enchanted Circle” ________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hello from the Enchanted Circle my friend!!WE MADE IT & I have to say that we are indeed very enchanted … it is breathtakingly GORGEOUS up here!!! If you don’t know…

Newsletter # 13

        A Weekly Serving of Roadside Perspective Volume 1, Issue 13 | 04.10.19 “CONTENT: Harvest Hosts +discount, Travel Tips, Magnolia Farms Blog, Travel Tips & MORE …” _________________________________________________________________________________________________ Yes, we are “ON THE MOVE” again & It is AWESOME!!We are headed west but made a quick stop last week to have a…

Newsletter # 12

A Weekly Serving of Roadside Perspective | Volume 1, Issue 12 | 03.27.19 “CONTENT: Travel Style, New Meal ideas, Farmer Meg, YouTubers ‘You, Me & the RV’ plus more …” _________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hello & Happy Wednesday. So it’s happening…this Sunday morning — in 4 days — we head west to make our way to New Mexico….

Newsletter #11 | 03.20.19

“CONTENT: Motivation, New Recipes, The RV Show USA, Hardcover Cook on INSTAGRAM & More …” _______________________________________________________________________________________________________ HAPPY FIRST DAY OF SPRING!! I hope it was sunny where you are! It was SO sunny here, which was a nice change from the excessive rain we have experienced the past few months. I think we are all ready…

Newsletter #10 | 03.09.19

“CONTENT: Top 12 RV Kitchen Must Haves,  Instant Pot Chix Tacos & More Recipes, Are Ypu READY for the Road, Remote Work help & more …” _________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hi ! Oh HAPPY DAY !! Or at least it was here in east Texas!! It was all sunshine & every bit of 60 degrees that felt warmer in…

Newsletter #9 | 02.28.19

“CONTENT: Some Local Farms in East TX, Recipes, RV Podcast, Technomadia (what do you need to stay modern on the road)  & a Coverted Schoolie Reno  & more …” ____________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hi  … It’s almost March!!! Tomorrow!! Whaaattt? Do you feel like the past few months have flown by or is it just me?? Speaking of time, it IS Thursday not Wednesday (when…

Newsletter # 8 | February 21, 2019

HELLO!! Is it mid week already? Time really does fly by sometimes. What’s the weather like where you are? I think we are all ready for Spring!! This week has been crazy with cookbook writing tasks & I have gotten behind in blog posts so just one—-> BUT it’s a yummy Queso Fundidorecipe!! And oh… the Juniper…

Newsletter # 7 | February 14, 2019

Happy Valentine’s Day! I hope that you all have fun plans & maybe get to eat chocolate dessert! If you need a quick, easy but decadent dessert I have one for you –Chocolate Pot de Crème (fancy chocolate pudding). Your Valentine will swoon for this one for sure! I am posting a very special BBQ Sauce…

Newsletter # 6 | February 7, 2019

Hope you had a Happy Hump Day ! “Huummp Day-ee” … Am I the only one who’s been seeing that re-run of the 2013 “happier than a camel on hump day” commercial lately? Makes me laugh but I hope Geico isn’t out of money for new commercials or if they are they are passing the…

Newsletter # 5 | January 30, 2019

Happy Wednesday !!! Did you miss me? Last week I was kind of “quiet” … not even a newsletter Tuesday! I MISSED YOU! Well, I owe you an apology, but NOT for missing the newsletter OR the notices for the blog posts … (I wrote 2) …So I am going to start right off saying I AM…

Newsletter #4 | January 15, 2019

Hey Friend! WOW! It’s been a whole week already. Now that we are a few weeks in to 2019 I hope you feel ‘recovered’ from the holidays. I know that there has been some horrible weather lately in parts of the country. It is unseasonably cool here in SE Texas but I am not complaining…

Newsletter #3 | January 8, 2019

Hi & Happy New Year — I’m BACK!! Did you get ‘swallowed’ by the holidays at all? It’s so easy to let happen but also sometimes it’s also necessary to unplug from (almost) everything, engage with those we love & just really relax!! Right? I did at least some of all of these but now I am ready…

Newsletter #2 | December 18, 2018

Happy Tuesday! Everyone wants to act like the holiday season is happy & jolly & bright. Joy, joy joy, right? For me this time of year has become synonymous with increased anxiety & I know that I am not alone. But not to just pick on the holiday season, life in general can be overwhelming…

My Favorite Quiche

  Quiche is quite simply a pastry crust and a filling of eggs and milk or cream. It can be made with vegetables, meat and seafood. According to several sources (Wiki & Food Reference.com) Quiche has a pastry crust and a filling of eggs and milk or cream. It can be made with vegetables, meat…

Tabbouleh (Cracked Wheat Salad)

I adore this fresh, bright, earthy salad! It is very light but yet adequately filling as a meal itself. I often eat it for lunch with the addition of some good tuna, a warm piece of pita if I have it & a sparkling water! At dinner I would make kebabs & rice or maybe…

O.M.G. Beef Short Ribs with Root Mash ‘n Gravy

  NOT even playing with the “OMG” part of this recipe. I mean once & a while friends we have to eat something that makes us feel indulgent & even a bit guilty BUT OH SO SATISFYING that we don’t care! That said, this IS that good … but it’s not that bad! Capisce?? (Said…

Newsletter # 1 | December 11, 2018

NEWSLETTER #1  December 11, 2018 Volume 1 | Issue 1 Hello, This is SO exciting! WELCOME . YOU can say you are part of this with me …from the beginning! I am thrilled to feel like it’s time to start a newsletter because I have readers! I hope you will reply & tell me where you are…

Cast-Iron Ratatouille

The history of ratatouille has it’s origins in France  (in Provence & Nice) & was peasant food due to the availability of vegetables out of the garden.  It means “stirred up” or “mixed up” essentially. Traditionally it was often more stew-like & is still very practical & affordable to make. The way we arrange the…

Creamy Mushroom Soup

There is fungus a-mung-us for sure today! I LOVE Mushrooms. I think they are an ingredient that people are passionate about, either way… you know you either love or hate them (Like cilantro, right?) I have recently been dehydrating “stuff” with my new air fryer (it has a dehydrate function) & mushroom were one of…

Top 12 RV Kitchen Must-Haves

To prepare for writing this I actually just got out the items I would keep if I had to give the rest up. I did not include dishes, silverware, etc but just items to cook with! I do have another post about stocking an RV kitchen but this is much more specific & less of…

Chile Verde Chicken Street Tacos (Instant Pot)

So, I really don’t have a lot of extra to say about tacos today — I mean TACOS ARE LOVE, right?? I just want to share a great recipe that I through together recently. We love Mexican food of all kinds. G.R. tends to go a little more TexMex & I tend more towards authentic…