Empanadas the Easy Way

This weekend Upward Wing had a nautical stay-cation. Let’s just posit that Swan did not craft its bluewater 40-footer with a 7’8″ keel with Lake Pontchartrain in mind. New Orleans’ lake is enormous in area, but about 12′ maximum depth across the whole thing.  It’s a gigantic saucer, and piles up quickly.  It doesn’t take…

Wiener Winks

Today’s sail includes a childhood favorite, good ol’ Wiener Winks. Super easy: slice of bread, slice of cheese…and a hotdog. Roll corners together and secure with a toothpick or two. Pop onto a pre-heated ~350 degree oven until bread crisps and  and cheese melts, about 15 minutes. View from the galley. This is pretty much…