Yowzer. I didn’t mean to make the world’s most addictive rice dish. Honest. But here is it none the less. Rubies, Rice & Everything Nice was born out of a blah day that ended in stupendous victory-in the form of a side dish. This rice dish will turn your day around too.
I’ll be the first to admit, I didn’t know the difference between a sweet potato and a yam. I just thought orange meant yam. It wasn’t until my dear friend sat me down to tell me that sweet potatoes are white…..and orange. Shock & awe folks. Shock & awe.
I am very well aware that summer does not necessarily translate to “yay, veggies!!” for everyone. It does for me though. Whether the vegetables are coming from my small garden, a friends’ garden or the farmer’s market, I love this time of year!
Don’t you just love a good BBQ sauce? One that can work for just about any recipe, any dip? When I first learned about eating healthy and why I should avoid ingredients like high fructose corn syrup, artificial flavors, and preservatives, I was really bummed at how limiting that made shopping for condiment foods likeContinue reading
I was sitting down in my favorite chair sipping tea while the sun was coming up, soaking in those few extra minutes I had before the kids woke up. I was dreaming up some recipe ideas, trying to think of some good side dishes. I had a squash I’d purchased a little over a weekContinue reading