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Cajun Shrimp Soup

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I remember having a soup like this as a kid and not thinking too much of it.  It wasn’t very exciting, maybe even kind of boring.  All of a sudden a couple weeks ago I got the memory of this soup in my head.  It was small, kind of a passing “hey, I remember that, […]

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Rice and Bean Taco Bake

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I don’t know about you, but I’m a sucker for leftovers.  If it’s something everyone in the house enjoys and the recipe makes enough to have leftovers in the fridge, I’m totally happy.  Some of my favorite recipes to cook are ones that will last all week.  Especially with little kids, it always pays to […]

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Vegetarian Bean Borscht

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Is anyone else having a hard time getting motivated?  I’ve actually been abnormally motivated around the house, organizing, cleaning and simplifying things, but not so much in experimenting in the kitchen.  I’d like to blame my lack of motivation in the kitchen and on the blog on the more relaxed time of year, the lack […]

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Napa Cabbage and Tofu Stir Fry

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It is a gorgeous day here today so I’m putting this post up as quick as I can in the hopes that we can go outside when the kids wake up from their naps.  I hear lawn mowers running and I can see a gentle breeze pushing the trees in our front yard to and […]

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Rice Clover Rolls

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Today has been a kitchen day.  Do you ever assign days for certain things?  I know for myself I have cleaning days and laundry days and today just happened to be a kitchen day.  Not that I don’t spend time in the kitchen every day of course.  But kitchen days I spend way more time […]

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Red Beans And Rice

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I love one pot meals.  While this isn’t totally a one pot meal as you have to cook the rice and beans… it can be if you’re using leftovers that are already cooked and waiting in the fridge.  I don’t know what it is, one pot meals aren’t always that much easier, but there’s something […]

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