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Red Beans and Rice

I've stated before that I'm not Catholic so I don't really observe Mardi Gras or Ash Wednesday for religious reasons. However, I'll take any excuse to eat Cajun inspired cuisine. It's so delicious. And, if you do it right, it can be decently good for you a well. The trickiest part of Cajun food for… Continue reading Red Beans and Rice

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African Tomato and Peanut Chicken Stew

It is African Heritage Week and Black History Month. What a great time to learn about other heritages and cultures through food. This week, I'll be highlighting some dishes inspired by African flavors and seasonings. I hope you enjoy them! Today, it seems to be a fairly straightforward tomato and chicken stew, but then you… Continue reading African Tomato and Peanut Chicken Stew

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Rice Stuffed Tomatoes

One of my husband's sisters is currently serving a mission for our church in Italy. She's been gone for almost a year and half and comes home soon. Periodically, while she has been gone, we have tried to make at home or to eat at restaurants more authentic Italian dishes. We've tried some pizzas that… Continue reading Rice Stuffed Tomatoes