It can be a real struggle to think of a recipe everyone in your house will love. To be honest, I have a harder time caring about what others want when it comes to food. Do you do that too? I don’t want to constantly try to please 5 different taste buds. Not to mentionContinue reading
Do the holidays have you stressed out? Feeling like your awkward neighbor’s family photos turned out better than yours? Did your elf on the shelf idea turn into the elf falling into the toilet while trying to strategically place him pooping out peppermints? And no, that’s not my idea. I can’t take credit for thatContinue reading
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