Monthly Archives: July 2019

National Avocado Day

It’s National Avocado Day! These luscious green fruit are so good for you! Chock full of vitamins, minerals and good fats (the kind that balance your cholesterol). They also help your body absorb fat-soluble vitamins like vitamin K, D, A … Continue reading

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My Kitchen Wish List

I love being in my kitchen. I get going and I go into a zen – total, peaceful, absorption. I don’t know about you, but I have my special tools and appliances that I can’t live without. And I have … Continue reading

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday link up #211

What’s for Dinner?? I can hardly believe that summer is nearly over! It seems like it barely started. The weather has been so crazy, we’ve hardly done any grilling. But summer’s not over! There is still time – So let’s … Continue reading

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Iowa – The Maid Rite Loose Meat Sandwich

Iowa has some interesting foods that are icons in their state. The GIANT breaded pork tenderloin sandwich (and we mean giant), Blue Bunny ice cream, Iowa sweet corn and, the one that caught my eye, the Maid Rite loose meat … Continue reading

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Chinese Sausage Egg Rolls and Fried Rice

Egg Rolls with Fried Rice – I was perusing the local Asian market and ran across these sausage. They are spicy and sweet and taste rich and flavorful. As I sat and enjoyed this delicious treat, the idea came to … Continue reading

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