30+ International Recipes to help you celebrate the Olympic Spirit of International peace.
Appetizers, Beef, Beverages, Breads, Cheese and Eggs, Desserts, Main Courses - meat, Main Courses - meatless, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Rice, Soup, Vegetables and Salads

International Recipes for the Olympics plus Tasty Tuesdays

The 2016 Summer Olympic Games in Rio are right around the corner, so this week I compiled some fabulous recipes from across the globe to get you in the spirit.   I'd be here all day if I posted recipes from every country that will be participating in the Games, but I did my best… Continue reading International Recipes for the Olympics plus Tasty Tuesdays

Apple Pecan Brown Rice Salad - a healthy brown rice salad with apples, cranberries, carrots, onions and pecans. vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free
Fruit, Rice, Side Dishes, Vegetables and Salads

Apple Pecan Brown Rice Salad – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

Today is October 20th so it is our monthly Crazy Ingredient Challenge recipe posting day. A group of bloggers choose two ingredients that may not normally be paired together, create a recipe and all post about it on the same day. This month we have Apples and Chives. Be sure to scroll to the bottom… Continue reading Apple Pecan Brown Rice Salad – Crazy Ingredient Challenge

mardigras fastnacht pancake tuesday
Beef, Breads, Breakfast, Desserts, Holidays, Main Courses - meat, Main Courses - meatless, Pasta, Pork, Poultry, Rice, Seafood

20 Recipes for Pancake Tuesday – Fastnacht – Mardi Gras

Ash Wednesday is quickly approaching, and depending on where you are from, or your personal tastes, it can dictate the food choices on that last day before the fasting and abstinence begins. In England, Ireland, Australia and Canada it is Shrove Tuesday, with pancakes, pancakes and more pancakes. In German areas it is Fastnacht and gorging on donuts is… Continue reading 20 Recipes for Pancake Tuesday – Fastnacht – Mardi Gras

Oct 2014 FMSPhotoaDay Food theme
Beef, Breads, Breakfast, Cheese and Eggs, Desserts, Fruit, Holidays, Main Courses - meat, Pasta, Relishes, Jams and Jellies, Rice, Side Dishes, Soup, Vegetables and Salads

Photo A Day – Food Theme with recipes

This month Chantelle Elem at Fat Mum Slim changed up her normal Photo A Day prompts and assigned a letter to each day plus the numbers 1 through 5. You can take a picture of ANYTHING that symbolizes the prompt to you. As soon as I saw the list, I knew food was going to be the… Continue reading Photo A Day – Food Theme with recipes

Easy Black Beans and Rice
Beans, Rice, Side Dishes

Easy Black Beans and Rice

We have been in a food rut lately, especially side dishes. Rice (brown or white), potatoes (baked, fried, mashed) and pasta. YAWN! While converting the old recipes from the original site to the new format, I came across these Easy Black Beans and Rice. This can be made as a side dish as well as… Continue reading Easy Black Beans and Rice