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El Paso Pilaf. A frugal and filling meal.

El Paso Pilaf

This week’s menu plan brings you a family favorite I found many years ago. Our realtor we used to sell our first home used to mail these recipe cards. El Paso Pilaf came across my mail box and I was excited to try a meatless Tex-Mex meal. But years passed and I lost the card. […]

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A Well-Stocked Pantry: Part 2

Stocking a pantry for scratch cooking can be overwhelming at first. But it is well worth the effort and time. Having basic ingredients handy at all times makes creating meals convenient and even fun. I think sometimes the jump from packaged food to whole foods cooking is daunting because you don’t know what basics you […]

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