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About dkatiepowellart

hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep

Subzero Chili with Beans

Ice and snow and we lived on this in the studio…. Recipe, rough, approximate, because I rarely use a recipe… 2 big onions, chopped 1 lb ground round 1 oz chili powder tsp salt tsp black pepper tbsp cumin Mind, … Continue reading

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Boycott, Gandhi-Style, Vote with your Wallet

The dark act has upset me very much. I can’t believe Obama signed that dang thing on his way out — nice legacy. Here is an idea for boycotting. Two things must happen for this to work. It really helps … Continue reading

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Poisonous Pet Food

I am posting two items you must read:  Cornucopia (extremely trusted source) and then their whole report.  IF you love your animals and do not want to cry your heart out prematurely, take them time to read their Report. We … Continue reading

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Hub IPA-Bacon-Sugar Chili Risotto

Yummiest I’ve made to date! Fry 6-8 pieces of organic humanely raised no-nitrate bacon until CRISP, reserving some of the fat unless you just can’t bring yourself to do this….  break into little pieces and do not eat it all.  … Continue reading

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Lungberg’s will spur me onto a new way of cooking rice….

We’ve had a situation in the studio that made us have to be here 24/7, working. I tried Lundberg’s organic versions of what my mom used to call minute-rice, though she didn’t use it — she, too, made her own.  We’ve … Continue reading

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Cincinnati Chili, Starving Artists in the Kitchen Style

Plugging a friend’s cooking blog, this couple are also artists, and the blog is Starving Artists in the Kitchen.  I can’t just give you a bit of the blog, so will lift and type just enough so you have to … Continue reading

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Organic Fudge

I stopped making fudge at Christmas because we stopped eating anything with GMOs, and so many recipes for things like fudge were full of very nasty things.  But I discovered organic Sweetened Condensed Milk, so the tradition continues! I made … Continue reading

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