Category Archives: rice

Feb 17

Instant gratification

Sometimes I’ll see a recipe and think, “damn, I need that NOW!”  Or at least, SOON.  Such was the case when I saw this recipe from Pam at For the Love of Cooking yesterday.  I already had all the ingredients so it … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, main dishes, make ahead, Mexican, pork, rice, side dishes | 2 Comments
Feb 4

Kung Hei Fat Choy!

In other words…”Congratulations!  Get rich!”  Hey, if that’s what the Year of the Rabbit is supposed to be all about, bring it on! I thought a Chinese meal would be appropriate for tonight, and since I’ve been baking my butt … Continue reading

Posted in almonds, chicken, Chinese, cookies, dessert, rice, shrimp, Trader Joe's | 4 Comments
Jan 29

Now I’m REALLY starting to spoil Frank.

I know, I know, many of the wives out there are thinking, “you’re SUPPOSED to make your husband’s favorite foods!”  That’s what we do…we tie our aprons on, put a smile on our faces and sing happy songs while making … Continue reading

Posted in chicken, dessert, eggs, main dishes, pork, rice, shrimp, Spanish | 3 Comments
Jan 4

Winding down from the holiday madness…

Back to the grind today for just about everyone…how did it go for you?  Bella and I went back to school this morning (we attend Mommy & Me preschool on Monday mornings)…it was nice to have our weekly routine start … Continue reading

Posted in avocado, garlic, grilling, lime, main dishes, pork, QuickAndEasy, rice, side dishes, tomatoes | 1 Comment