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Arroz con Pollo

There is something about the combination of chicken and rice that makes me happy. And I’m sure I’m not the only one. In fact, it seems that every culture has its version of a chicken and rice dish, from the … Continue reading

01. March 2012 by laura k
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Spring Greens Risotto

Some of my long-time readers might see another risotto recipe posted here and sigh, thinking, “Doesn’t this girl ever get sick of talking about risotto?” The answer to that is no, I do not get sick of talking about risotto. … Continue reading

16. June 2011 by laura k
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BLT (or BBT) Risotto

Sorry for the radio silence folks. Life got pretty dumb there over the last few weeks, and I had a hard time keeping my shoes on the right feet and my head on straight, much less finding words to write … Continue reading

08. September 2010 by laura k
Categories: grains | Tags: , , , , , | 5 comments

Wild Rice Salad with Peppers and Carrots

I spent the first 10 days of July back in Boston, the land of steamy air, unexpected thunderstorms, sticky skin, and at least for me on this vacation, no cooking. We ate nearly all of our meals in restaurants or … Continue reading

13. July 2010 by laura k
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Rice and Beans and Collard Greens

I believe I’ve talked about rice and beans quite a lot here on this site. It’s one of my staple dishes: filling, cheap, and easy to make enough for lunch all week. And even better: It is very versatile. Just … Continue reading

22. June 2010 by laura k
Categories: beans, grains, vegetables, vegetarian | Tags: , , , , , , | 3 comments

Spicy Citrus Shrimp and Spinach

I don’t use a lot of citrus in the kitchen, though I have been eating clementines nearly every day this winter. I don’t actually use a lot of fruit in my cooking at all. Fruit is sweet and therefore my … Continue reading

15. April 2010 by laura k
Categories: fish, marinades and rubs | Tags: , , , , , , | 5 comments

Broccoli and Dill Wild Rice

I think dill is my new favorite herb, thanks to this bowl of rice and broccoli. When I started pulling things out of the refrigerator to make lunch, I had no idea I was going to love what came out … Continue reading

09. April 2010 by laura k
Categories: grains, vegetables, vegetarian | Tags: , , , , | 1 comment

Rice Made Awesome

I was never really a big fan of rice. Given the carbohydrate choice, I’d choose pasta over rice any day, but when I decided I needed more whole grains in my diet, I knew I was going to have to … Continue reading

30. March 2010 by laura k
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Swiss Chard and Red Pepper Gratin

What? Another gratin? Has the kitchen really gotten this boring? Well, actually no. This gratin couldn’t be more different from last week’s Sweet Potato and Spinach Gratin. In fact, I’m not even really sure that this is a gratin. It … Continue reading

09. March 2010 by laura k
Categories: breakfast, eggs, grains, vegetables, vegetarian | Tags: , , , , , , , , | 3 comments

Brussels Sprout and Brown Rice Salad

This might not look like the most appetizing meal you’ve ever seen, but I have to tell you, it is so tasty and satisfying it has become a very regular dinner in my little house. I’ve tried a few variations … Continue reading

01. March 2010 by laura k
Categories: grains, vegetables, vegetarian | Tags: , , , , , | 5 comments

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