My mother is not a fantastic cook, but she sure makes a good pot of chili. This is her recipe.
1 lb Chopped beef
1/2 c Chopped onion
1 can of dark red kidney beans.
1 can of refried beans
1 can of tomato sauce
1 cup of water
1 teaspoon of chopped hot red peppers
1/2 teaspoon of salt
1/2 teaspoon of garlic salt
1/8 teaspoon of black pepper
1/8 teaspoon of cayenne pepper
3 tablespoons of chili powder
1 tablespoon of molasses
‚ÄúMy life is moving at a fairly rapid clip, and I don‚Äôt need to be pushing my own envelope. I try to cultivate meaningful moments. Don‚Äôt get me wrong. A lot of meaningful moments have happened in nightclubs at 3 a.m. If I had more time, I‚Äôd probably have more of them!‚Äù
Take a look at this video that came from The Weekend Window, an ABC News production, when they featured a video focusing on the natural and pristine side of Amelia Island, implying that, ‚ÄúAmelia Island just may be Heaven on Earth!‚Äù
(Sorry, you will have to sit thru a very short commercial, but it is worth the wait.)
The Isle of Eight Flags Shrimp Festival,‚ÄúAlways Held the First Weekend in May‚Äù, is now just two months away! The official dates are set for May 1-3, 2009. The Pirate Parade is themed, ‚ÄúHome Grown Shrimp, the Pick of the Litter‚Äù and takes place on Thursday, April 30, at 6:00 p.m.
This is the 46th anniversary for the festival which features more than 300 juried Arts & Crafts exhibitors, in addition to Antiques & Collectible vendors, a Fun Zone with kid friendly activities, live entertainment from multiple stages and Fernandina Beach and Nassau County‚Äôs official Ambassadors to the World, the Fernandina Pirates Club!
If your Realtor friends around Amelia Island were telling you this was a slow week for the housing industry in Fernandina Beach, Florida, they were not kidding. Real estate sales in Nassau County were down for the week of 2/20/2009 to 2/27/2009, compared to the previous week.
Giant black drum have made their presence known once again in the waters around Amelia Island and Fernandina Beach. Areas such as Cumberland Sound, Nassau Sound and the deeper holes in the Continue reading →
Boss Arts invite you to show off your art at the “Ah Ha” Art House Show held April 9th thru the 17th on Amelia Island, Florida. There is no admission fee for attendees and this show is open to the public.
This is an open call to artists welcoming you to include your art in this “critique-free” and “self-juried” show!
Submit your pieces for only $5.00 each piece on CD, DVD, email attachments (jpg) or prints between March 1st and April 2nd. Visit the Art House Web site for more information.
The Fernandina Pirates Club recently received accommodations from both the city of Fernandina Beach and the Nassau County Commissioner‚Äôs proclamations‚Ä¶See larger version in the “read more” link… Continue reading →