From the category archives:

Appetizers, Soups, Vegetables

Asian Cole Slaw

July 6, 2014

I’m sure everyone has some version of this salad, because it’s just that good and easy!!! Who doesn’t love Top Ramen?!?!   Asian Cole Slaw   The Salad 1 bag shredded cabbage 4 green onions thinly sliced 1 carrot shredded 2 Tbs. sesame seeds 1 pkg. top ramen, broken up 3/4 c. slivered almonds, toasted. […]

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Asian Chicken Noodle Soup

June 17, 2014

Asian Chicken Noodle Soup Here’s what you’ll need to make this Yummy in the Tummy soup! Mix up all the ingredients except for the vegetables, chicken and broth. Slice up the Napa Cabbage.       Gather the snow peas together and wash em up, slice the green onions diagonally. In nice 1/2 inch pieces. […]

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Mediterranean Quinoa Salad

April 22, 2014

Mediterranean Quinoa Salad The members of the salad assemble! This is the most important thing you must do, other than eat the salad. RINSE THE QUINOA!!! At least a few times, otherwise it will be bitter. YUCK! Bring the broth to a boil, add the RINSED quinoa. The chopped ingredients for the dressing—which is YUMMO!! […]

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Southwest Clam Chowder

April 3, 2014

Southwest Clam Chowder I lived in the Pacific North Wet West for 30 years, near Long Beach, Wa. Long Beach is a charming little tourist town known for the Kite Festival,   http://kitefestival.com/   Worlds Longest Beach….and….and CLAM DIGGING!! Not just any ole clam, but razor clams! You stomp the wet sand hoping to spot the […]

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Rosemary Garlic Mashed Cauliflower-Power

March 28, 2014

Ok, show of hands. Who here has a hard time coming up with vegy side dishes?  I seeeeeee you. I can see Oscar, Elmo, Uncle Buck, Lucy and little Ricky! Hey, this is kinda like Romper Room and the magic mirror. Ok, show of hands. Who here is old enough to remember Romper Room? Ummmmm….I think […]

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Marvelous Vegetable Minestrone

February 21, 2014

                    Marvelous Vegetable Minestrone The gang that’s going into the pot. Yes, I used fresh spinach. Time saver–use frozen. Lookie, I got a potato peeler! It’s the only reason I took this picture!   While I did my chopping I listened to Renee Olstead.  Never heard of her? She sings old standards and is INCREDIBLE! […]

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