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Garden Rice

When you  been eating rice all weekend and you have two  cups of rice left , you have to get creative to prevent food waste. Today I decided to make garden rice. Bon Appetit 2 cups of rice 2 large tomatoes … Continue reading

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Fried Rice and Selective Hearing

“Who made all this rice?” was my comment as I pulled out the 10  cups  of rice from the fridge. My nephew walked in and said, “I did. You said to cook the whole bag when cooking”. I laughed and … Continue reading

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Are we going to Cuba or to the South?

I spotted the dusty canister of dry  black beans on my pantry shelf. I also remembered during the holidays I went to a wedding and the wedding favor was a seasoning blend that the bride had made (yes, she’s a chef) I was … Continue reading

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Cilantro meets Rice

Sometimes my best dinner ideas come from what I like to call “operation save insert food item.”  Returning from the framers market today, it was operation save cilantro. I had mistakenly bought a fresh bunch, not realizing we hadn’t finished … Continue reading

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What the hell is cauliflower rice?

Pulling ingredients out of the fridge, my spouse asked what I was making. I smiled and said, “Making cauliflower rice”.  He looked at my ingredients and said, “Why not make risotto?” I looked at him and said, “Great idea!” (real … Continue reading

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