Rachel Turiel

Why Vegan?

How do you make a vegan laugh?  Show concern for their protein intake.  Of all the curiosity one could muster about a animal-free diet, this is the primar...

School Lunch; Ninja Style

Packing lunches, whether for yourself or the hungry people in your care, requires some forethought, ingenuity, and ninja skills. Items need to hold up over the ...

El Oasis

In a small, well lit building on Durango’s North Main Ave barrels of ice cream containing Mexican names and flavors advertise themselves intriguingly. You could...

The Heart of a Milk Cow

“Cows are just gentle souls,” Dan James remarks, lanky frame sprawled in a grassy field dotted with manure. The morning sun has just lifted off the eastern ridg...