Over the last few months, I noticed there are a few people I am really down with and a few people who are really down with me. The interesting thing about this, both said not contain the same people. I have changed how I interact with a lot of people; some do not seem to have noticed.
It is almost embarrassing to admit for over three decades, I lived in fear. Even as fear strangled my dreams, my forward progress and even my healing, I would still cling to it. Fear was so familiar, it was cuddling up with a sharp sword.
Cajun Red Beans and Rice is one of my favorite comfort foods. It is inexpensive and easy soul satisfying meal. Beans have been used for decades to stretch a meal and a budget.
We’ll see you in 2019! 2018 was a year full of changes and discoveries. My cat Trinity and I packed up, left Long Beach, CA, to relocate to our new lives in Dayton, OH. Despite living here for eight months at this point, Ohio still does not feel like home. Nonetheless, I continue to settle into my new normal. I did some cooking. Vegan Peach Cobbler Muffins, Seafood, Sausage, and Chicken Gumbo, most of it was vegan as my roommate is one. Learning the ends and out of vegan cooking has been a fantastic experience. I even put on an…