Archives For Recipes

1. If you are looking for a nice cold salad appetizer, try my Cold Plum Tomato Caprece Salad©

caprese salad

2. Do You Like Shrimp Cocktail? Try This is Recipe from Taste of Home.

Shrimp Cocktail Recipe

3. Do you love cooking gadgets? I know I do. Check out these “10 deliciously insane cooking gadgets.”

4. Do you know how to make salad dressings. Here are “6 Salad Dressings to Know by Heart

5. Are you a burger lover? Personally, I only like veggie burgers. Check out the “50 Best Burger Recipes for 2015.” You may find something you fall in love with.

50 Best Burger Recipes


6. Looking for a great place to eat before taking in a Boston Red Sox game? Visit The Stockyard in Brighton for a delicious lunch or dinner. Dine inside or outside in their quaint patio area. If you are in the mood afterwards stop on by the New Balance Outlet Store right next door for some every day low prices on top of the line shoes and apparel.


1. If you like your desserts to be strange and unusual, impress your guests with these unique cake recipes

Sesame-Topped Semolina Cake with Coconut (Shwekyi Senyinmakin)

2. Are you into strange food and drink choices? Check out what FireBox.Com has to offer.

3. Great Vegan Recipes:

Salad Bites: endive boats with apple and cheddar

Chopped salad with feta cheese dressing

Photo credit: Amy Stephenson

4. If you have an iPhone and are looking for good cooking apps you’ve come to the right place


5. Here Is a Little Help For You Lovers of Jello and Pudding Lovers

Over 75 Jell-O and Pudding Recipes |

6. Brunch Ideas Anyone?

Todd's Famous Blueberry Pancakes


1. Sometimes All You Need Is The Right Cutting Board

2. Dress Up Your Drinks With Balloon Ice

3. Recipe: Fiddlehead Fern and Curred Salmon Salad

Hawaii, Waipi'o Valley, Tomato and Fiddlehead Fern Salad with Salted Salmon, Potluck feast

4. Looking for Good Snack Ideas: Check out The Best New Supermarket Snacks of 2015 (So Far)”

5. If You Like Grilling, Check Out “48 Grilling Recipes for an Epic Summer Cookout”

6. If You Like Asparagus, This Recipe Is for You: Serve Grilled Asparagus with Raclette

Grilled Asparagus with Raclette recipe


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

1) Holiday Inn, starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire (1942)

Holiday Inn Bing Crosby Fred Astaire

2) Olympic Bombing 1996, Richard Jewel, The Wrong Man

3) Biosphere 2: An American Space Odyssey

4) Retro Indy: Biographer Ray Boomhower shares his fascinating figures in local history


5) 21 old-fashioned fruit punch recipes (1969)

Fish-house punch bowl and cups

6) The Shadow of the Thalidomide Tragedy

7) St Paul’s street trolley: The Auto of the People (1904)

Saint Paul globe-1904-trolley

8) The American girl – fashion’s latest model (1915)

9) Terri Schiavo Documentary: The Case’s Enduring Legacy

10) The Battle for School Busing

11. Photos: See retro New York in all its black-and-white glory

12. Retro album makeovers for modern musicians from Miley to Drake


1. 20 More Glorious Portraits of Native Americans by Ryan Red Corn

Ryan Red Corn – portrait of Sahmie Joshevama, Hopi, recent graduate of Arizona State University.

2. Joyous Celebration: Feting Canada With Indigenous Song, Dance and Art

Hans Tammemagi
Indigenous culture was feted heartily in Victoria, British Columbia, in a three-day festival culminating in
National Aboriginal Day and kicking off 10 days of celebrations leading up to Canada Day on July 1.
Above, Andy Everson, Kwakwaka’wakw Nation, leads the Totem Tour.

3. Neil Young Rocks Monsanto

Rex Features via AP Images
Neil Young Barclaycard British Summer Time Concert, Hyde Park, London, Britain – 12 Jul 2014
(Rex Features via AP Images)

4. Native Cooking: Is It Chowder, or Chowdah?

iStock New England Clam Chowder
iStock – New England clam chowder containing milk or cream is just one way to enjoy this tasty meal.

5. Sacred Mountain Blockade: Protectors Halt Construction on Mauna Kea

Mauna Kea Protectors Halt Construction
Darren Miller Photography
Mauna Kea protectors managed to stop the Department of Land and Natural Resources from beginning
construction on sacred Mauna Kea “until further notice.”

6. 5 Things You Didn’t Think of as Native Technology

John Wiley/Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons
The ancient Chumash were among many Indigenous Peoples with intimate knowledge of the cosmos,
and these cave paintings are literal illustrations of their astronomical expertise.

7. Too Many Hearings, Too Little Funding

iStock Youth Help Suicide Depression
Since December the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota has lost 11 young people to suicide, and
at least 176 have attempted suicide in that time period.

8. Don’t Shed Tears for Us Poor Indians

9. More Drivin’ Than Ropin’: Navajo Roper Places Second in Bob Feist Invitational Team Roping Classic

Aaron Tsinigine of Tuba City ropes his end of the steer while his partner Clay O’Brien Cooper waits his
turn in the 10th round of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in 2014.
Courtesy PRCA
Aaron Tsinigine of Tuba City ropes his end of the steer while his partner Clay O’Brien Cooper waits his
turn in the 10th round of the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo in 2014.


Felina’s Vegetarian Fried Rice©

fried rice


(4) Cups of Brown Rice (Cook this ahead of time so that it has time to cool. Separate it once cooled)

(2) Tablespoons Sesame Oil

(3) Eggs

(1) Cup of Fresh Corn (frozen if fresh is not available)

(1 ½) Cups of Fresh Peas (frozen if fresh is not available)

(2) Cloves of Freshly Minced Garlic

(1) 1″ Piece Of Fresh Ginger (finely chopped)

(1) Plum Tomato Finely Minced

(2) Tablespoons Soy Sauce

(1) Teriyaki Sauce

Add: Fresh Chives, Fresh Basil, along with other desired seasonings


Step one:

Heat one tablespoon oil in a large pan over medium heat.

Add the garlic cloves and ginger and stir fry for one minute.

Crack the eggs directly into the pan and gently push them around in the pan until barely cooked, 1-2 minutes.

Step Two:

Add the rice and stir fry for a few minutes

Add the other tablespoon of oil and turn the heat up until it begins to sizzle.

The eggs will meld into the rice.

Step Three:

Add the frozen corn, peas, rice vinegar, minced tomato, soy sauce, teriyaki sauce, and stir fry for another 1-2 minutes.

Remove from heat, stir in your additional add-ins.





Felina’s Red Quinoa & French Lentil Mix©

Red Quinoa

(1 1/2) Cups of dried  Red quinoa

(1/2) Cup of dried French lentils

(4) Cups of Broth or Water

(3) Garlic cloves

(2) Bay leaves

(1) Teaspoon of Adobos

(1) Teaspoon of 21 Seasonings (Trader Joe’s)

(1) Teaspoon of salt

(1) Yellow Onion

(1) Large Carrot

(2) Plum Tomatoes

Finely chop

Garlic, Onion, Carrots and Tomatoes

Cooking Instructions

In a large saucepan add:

Broth or Water, Red Quinoa, French Lentils,

Garlic, Onions, Carrots, Tomatoes

Bay Leaves, Adobos, and 21 Seasoning

Stir ingredients on high until it comes to a boil

Add in salt

Turn down to low and let simmer for up to 40 minutes

Stir continuously until water has evaporated