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Easy Mexican Brown Rice and Beans by a Reluctant Planner

February 14, 2014 Main Meals

Happy Valentine’s Day, loves!  I bet you were thinking I’d share something sweet today, dintcha? Well, I would’ve, but I forgot to plan something. More on my poor planning skills later. Are you looking for easy, healthy, and yummy? That’s the Food Trifecta, as far as I’m concerned, and this Mexican Brown Rice and Beans does it […]

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Autumn Harvest Chili

October 16, 2012 Crock Pot

I love a warm bowl of goodness, don’t you? Chili, oatmeal, rice and beans, soup — anything. I just love to wrap my chilled hands around that bowl and snuggle up. Nothing better 🙂 It’s been quite a while since I ventured into new chili territory. The Super-Quick Turkey Chili is so good, and so easy, I don’t […]

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Crazy Lime Chicken

July 26, 2011 General

I am always looking for a new “best” recipe that satisfies in two important ways: it has un-pampered ingredients AND instructions that mere humans can conquer without requiring years of training at the Cordon Bleu.  And, so, I spend a lot of time online, skimming ingredients lists, instructions and reviews.  I look for the key phrases that say “deal-breaker”to me, or at least guarantee […]

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