April 2015

Jansen Art Center

Across the street from “JoFish Seafood & Grill” and two blocks down from the town windmill sits what was once the small town of Lynden’s combination city hall, jail & firehouse. Originally constructed in 1929, sold for $1 in 2011, and reopened (after extensive [...]

April 20, 2015

Jansen Art Center: Art and Its Making

Across the street from “JoFish Seafood & Grill” and two blocks down from the town windmill sits what was once the small town of Lynden’s combination city hall, jail & firehouse. Originally constructed in 1929, sold for $1 in 2011, and reopened (after extensive [...]

April 20, 2015

The History of This: High Heels

Kittens are less than two inches tall and puppies are at least two inches tall and square. Spools are skinnier in the middle than they are at the ends. Mids are two-and-a-half to three-and-a-half inches, though some folks just call them high. And stilettos are five inches or [...]

April 20, 2015

Fiamma Apple Bread Pudding

Fiamma Apple Bread Pudding 1/2 lb fresh granny smith apple, peeled and chopped 6 oz. salted butter 1 c brown sugar 1 t cinnamon Butter to grease pan. 12 eggs 3 c whole milk 1 1/2 cp sugar 1 T vanilla extract 1 t cinnamon 1 1/2lb day old brioche bread, cubed   Sauté chopped [...]

April 14, 2015

Old World Deli’s Cuban Pork Sandwich

Part 1: THE MEAT Ingredients: 4 lbs Karlton pork butt 20-ounce carton Florida Natural pink grapefruit juice 12-ounce can Orange Crush 6 whole cloves garlic  1 yellow onion sliced in half 2 jalapenos, cut in half horizontally, seeds in 2 tsp. dried oregano 2 Tbls. achiote (find [...]

April 9, 2015

Howling on The Road

Howling on The Road - -------------------------- Yes, amid the flotsam/jetsam of consciousnesses are certain finesses which elucidate the primate within us! our moons, our stars, our visceral reactions are melded into the voiced words around a fire burning tiger-bright in the [...]

April 3, 2015

Coupeville’s Knead and Feed: Old Favorites, Made From Scratch

Hidden in the quiet waterfront town of Coupeville, just a little over 100 miles from Vancouver, or 56 miles from Seattle, is a true local treasure, the Knead and Feed, Bakery & Restaurant. The story of the Knead and Feed began back in the early sixties when Mel Kroon [...]

April 2, 2015