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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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Grilled Okra

I seriously can’t remember last time I had okra. So, seeing them at the farmers market I grabbed a handful and plopped them into a produce bag to give me and my taste buds a refresher. Bon Appétit. 1/2-pound okra, … Continue reading

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Name This Dish

 Researchers tried a big serving of food psychology and a dollop of trickery to get diners to eat their vegetables, and it worked. Reading the results of this study made me laugh and think is this truly the way to … Continue reading

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