Friday , 19 January 2018

Tag Archives: bell pepper

Slow Cooker Red Beans and Rice

A bowl of red beans over rice

The entire time I was making/eating this dish I had Sir Mix-a-Lot’s “Baby Got Back” in my head – ‘Red beans and rice didn’t miss her!” I’ve been hitting my slow cooker hard lately but for some random reason I’d never made beans in my slow cooker.  Weird right?  I mean dried beans and slow cookers go together like peanut butter and ... Read More »

Curried Mango Chicken Salad

Curried Mango Chicken Salad Lettuce Wraps with cottage cheese filled tomatoes

  Ok do me a favor.  Look at the picture above.  Really study it. Does the picture look…happy? Seriously.  I was reviewing all the photos thinking, “It looks like a smiley face.” I guess I made a ‘happy meal’!  Ha ha ha. Ok that was a bad joke but whatever.  My husband totally doesn’t see the smiling face in the meal, so boo on him. ... Read More »

Corn Tomato Fish Chowder

Overhead image of Corn Tomato Fish Chowder

  So yeah, this is a chowder.  How the heck do you make a chowder look tasty?  I mean, I don’t think I’ve ever looked at a soup and thought ‘That looks yummy!’.  Usually I have to read the ingredients to see that it’s probably going to be good. I think I took something like 20 different shots of this ... Read More »