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What the Hell is Broccolini

Broccolini is not new to me, but as I looked at in sitting in its wood crate at the farmers market like a sad step child, I thought that many strolled by and probably wondered “What the hell is it? … Continue reading

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Sautéed Collard Greens

I knew when I rescued my produce I wanted to elevate them beyond the bargain bin. I also knew after a long day I did not want to spend hours slow cooking collards. Luckily, this method requires less than 15 … Continue reading

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English Peas, Asparagus, Cauliflower – Oh My!

  The deal was too good to pass up “2 pounds of English peas for $1.” The old saying is true “If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is.” Two pounds of English peas equaled two cups … Continue reading

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Mixed Greens Meet Fruit

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
The main ingredient was a dollar- when the last time you had a healthy meal for $1? Tonight I decided to go with mixed greens from tart to almost sweet, from crunchy…

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Black Eyed Pea Salad

Today I was in the mood for the flavors of Hoppin’ John , but not the heaviness of a rice and bean dish. So, I got creative. I am a clinical social worker, so if your wondering what the hell … Continue reading

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