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Basil Pesto with Orzo

I wanted to call this post “The Beautiful Domino Effect”, but one thing I learned about blogging is food posts deserve food names. Tonight’s dinner came into place as I noticed that the basil was going south. I then spotted … Continue reading

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Behind the scenes : Chicken Stock

Today I found a half-eaten Costco chicken in the fridge. After making myself a lovely chicken sandwich, I made chicken stock (click here for veggie stock, click here for shrimp stock). Ziploc gallon bag of (frozen) vegetable scarps Leftover chicken … Continue reading

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Cutting Corners at the Grocery Store

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
I recently read this great article. It hit home for me, and is one I will share with all my young adults transferring into adulthood. Many of them will start off in…

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Roasted Red Bell Pepper and White Cheddar Orzo

I came across the container of orzo and had the perfect dinner idea. Bon Appetit 1 cup orzo 1 roasted bell pepper 2 tsp of butter ½ cup cream ¼ cup white cheddar 2 scallions Lawrey’s seasoning salt Salt & … Continue reading

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