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What the Hell are Sunchokes ?

The little knobs of Sunchokes reminded me of alien mutated Ginger. It was one of the edible unfamiliar treasures in my new biweekly curated produce and pantry box. I wish I could have asked the local farmers what the hell … Continue reading

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What the Hell is Couscous

Walking through the organic food aisle in the supermarket I came across Couscous. I instantly thought of the dreaded Quinoa “challenge” and thought well at least it’s only a small 10 oz box. Cue the culinary challenge. I tossed a … Continue reading

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Long Days, Late Night and Hungry

Originally posted on Real Life of an MSW:
This morning when I returned from my run, my spouse was already gone. I knew I was in for at least a 12 hour day. With that in mind, dinner needed to…

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Simple Corn Salad

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Laughter comes in the most unexpected places. Opening my freezer, there was another bag of frozen corn. I immediately called my brother and asked him how he made corn salad. We happily…

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Roasted Snap Peas

In my house we eat snap peas by the handful. They are often one of the first things you will notice when you open my refrigerator. Noticing just a few handfuls left today, I decided to turn them into a … Continue reading

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