A Look Back at 2018 – Mountain Maven and The Chef’s Mountain Excursions and Experiments in Food

Mountain Maven here, I guess this is the little blog that could. We are slowly getting the word out and plan to kick 2019 off with regular posts. For now, we are closing in on the end of 2018, and while we did not blog a lot in 2018, we did do quite a bit of living. So, I guess as a way to say farewell to 2018 and to

Adventures in Making Smothered With Some Pork Green Chili Sauce

Mountain Maven here. It’s official. We are launching this little blog. There is so much to tell from our little mountain town. We are less than a week away from the holiday extravaganza that happens here once a year. Last year was our first time experiencing the holiday parade here in Lyons, Colorado. I have never seen so many twinkling Jeep Wrangler Rubicons in my life, but this is a