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Posts Tagged ‘vegetable’

Baking squash and adding grains

In a quest to try new things for this month’s Monthly Challenge I grabbed an acorn squash at the grocery recently. I wasn’t sure what to do with it. So I went online to find some recipes. I would have made a soup. But I didn’t have the other right ingredients or enough squash. First […]


Brussels sprouts

So I cooked Brussels sprouts for the first time tonight. I love that I can just look online for ways to cook things. I, of course, refused to follow any instructions which referred to the veggie as Brussel sprouts–as that in incorrect. It is plural! Anyway, I am having my Brussels Sprouts and brown rice […]


Why the Bloody Mary is so great …

A Bloody Mary tastes great, right? For those of you who don’t like tomatoes or tomato juice, don’t answer. 🙂 OK, so a Bloody Mary tastes good, it is an adult alcoholic beverage and you also get a vegetable in. I mean, how can it get any better than that? Bloody Mary from McNally’s bar […]