James William ‘Jimmy’ Stout was born on April 20 1964 to Melodie and Jim Stout in Downey, California. Jimmy was very close with his father, who was a pro-sport fisherman and brought his son on deep sea fishing trips for several days at a time. Jimmy was also the first of a gang of six cousins in their family…
A waking world of innocence, so grave those first born cries
When life begins with needles and pins, it ends with Swords and Knives
It’s a common theme in our conversations about the unimaginable, or the unfathomable. In the wake of my father’s passing on Christmas Eve 2016 we had need to settle his estate with my brother, who I am keeping distance for both of our well-being
Mom and I have been your age, we live different lives in a different generation. Many things have changes, but the fundamentals stay the same, and I hope you can take some of this into your lives as you grow and see more of the world.
Gluten free, freezer friendly, and an epic meal that breathes life into a dipped hunk of bread! INGREDIENTS INSTRUCTIONS TIPS: If you haven’t cooked with tomatillos before they are a delight! However, you need to roast them: remove husk, wash (not just rinse), set them crown down on a baking sheet in a preheated 450… Continue Reading Chicken Pozole verde
Red chile and pork with hominy to warm your soul. Serve with all the Pozole garnish you can grab, and some tostadas Prep Time: 15 minsCook Time: 1 hr 35 minsAdditional Time: 20 minsTotal Time: 2 hrs 10 mins Ingredients Garnish with radish, cilantro, cabbage, avocado, jicama, red peppersDirections Tips:You can also take some of the seasoning mix and… Continue Reading Pork Pozole Rojo
Walking down Market St. in San Francisco just at the south side Powell St. entrance to the BART station is a place that is known to be frequented by megaphone preachers. It seems like a tourist spot for well-intentioned firebrand salvation peddlers who find the evils of the city to be worthy of amplified castigation.… Continue Reading What the [H]ell?
We rented a 26′ camper for a few days and drove myself and Blakeleigh to The Gorge for 3 days of Phish. Absolutely glorious good times!
Now get back to work!
I heard this in a a sentence recently and laughed at the dead on accuracy of it: Do not do what you wouldn’t want your daughter to do! Self-respect seems to mean a lot of things different people, but what was it to me? Finding it was a struggle, but maybe one that came easier… Continue Reading New Year’s Resolve: What is Self-Respect?
No stories about how this was good, or how Aunt Bonnie inspired me to make this. Only recipe!Prep 10 min, Cook 45-60 min Here’s what you will need – CHICKEN! ** The above diagram translates to 2-3 lbs chicken – cut into chunks using the most badass knife in your block Armoatics Oil: olive, coconut,… Continue Reading Kickass creamy chicken soup.