Tag Archives: rice

Oh So Nice Chicken and Rice

Sometimes entire dinner ideas just fall into my lap.  This was true last week when an email from All Recipes highlighted a Spicy Garlic Lime Chicken, and right after that featured a nice looking Carrot Rice dish.  Paraphrasing one of my favorite Maurice Sendak books: In May I truly think it best To be a […]

Whirling Dervish

Whirling Dervish (n.) – a person whose behavior resembles a rapid, spinning object. Do you ever feel like a Whirling Dervish when making dinner?  I know I did the other day. Cut the rhubarb and mince the ginger for dessert.  Whirl around and slice the shallot for the salad.  Spin back and chop the onion, […]

Simply Delicious

Lately I have made Elise Bauer’s Simply Recipes food blog my ‘go to’ site when I am looking for something to make.  I used to go to AllRecipes.com, but my experience there was spotty – some of what I found was great, others so-so.  Everything – and I mean everything – I’ve made from Elise’s […]