Kris & Wesley Frame

What We Are All About

I am thrilled to launch our new site:  “How to Feed a Loon.”  This blog will take you through Kris and Wesley’s adventures in…

simmering roasted turkey stock

The First Cooking of The Stock

Well, now that Kris has started his blog about food, I decided to jump back on the wagon (I know what you were thinking,…

the cottage

Fried Rice and Free Wine

Well, it’s the new year and so I naturally started to think about the Chinese New Year and which animal is going to represented,…

Fresh linguine

How Pasta Got Its Groove Back

I’m not going to sugar coat this in any way.  When Kris started to make fresh pasta, it use to bug the crap out…

Tina's Cafe, Ruidoso, New Mexico

Tina’s Cafe

New Mexico is known for its wonderful chilies, art, and Mexican-influenced cuisine.   From Santa Fe to Ruidoso…the culture, landscape and food are just…

Capitol with flag

When In Washington, D.C.

A journey to the Capitol of the United States is pretty awesome anytime of the year, but planning a trip in early Spring when…