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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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Miso Soup Return Visit

We usually steam or pan fry Trader Joe’s pot stickers. However, flipping over the bag the phrase “add to soup” caught my eye. That phrase set off my culinary imagination. Bon Appétit. 1 carton of Trader Joe’s miso broth 12 … Continue reading

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Rotini with Creamy Roasted Beet Sauce

The beets were just so affordable sitting there on the table at the farmer’s market that I just felt obligated to purchase a pound. I did, then life happened and they set in my produce bin for almost a week. … Continue reading

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