South Sound Vegan Chili Cook-off 2014

Calling all chili lovers, chili makers, and pig lovers! Here is an awesome event put on by the South Sound Vegans where you can show up for a chili contest, eat delicious chili, win prizes and raise money for Pigs Peace Sanctuary. As you’re probably aware, if you’ve been reading my blog for a while, I […]

Roasted Green Chile

My godparents live in Albuquerque, New Mexico and, when I was little, they used to send us 40-lb burlap sacks filled with green chiles around this time of year. When I think of it, I can smell the aroma of fresh chiles (pre-roasting) and burlap–a magical combination of smells. When the chiles arrived, the whole house would […]