Main Courses, Salads and Side Dishes

Spring Vegetable Risotto

I was reading through Twitter a few weeks ago when one of my favorite baseball wives posted something like this: "making risotto tonight. Who the f*%# knew this took so long. #husbandorderingpizza #kids screaming". I burst out laughing by myself when I read this. When I think of risotto, I think of a chef with… Continue reading Spring Vegetable Risotto

Salads and Side Dishes

Pineapple Fried Rice

Go to any Chinese restaurant and order your favorite entree. If you are lucky enough to grab the meal deal, you usually get your choice of white rice, brown rice or fried rice. If you are trying to watch what you eat, you probably order the white or brown rice. I, on the other hand,… Continue reading Pineapple Fried Rice

Main Courses

Chicken and Rice (Arroz con Pollo)

There is something so very wonderful about cooking a whole meal in one pot. I normally reserve these meals for when we have the whole family, or a group of friends over because the whole process is so easy and enjoyable. Instead of stressing in the kitchen, I am sitting on the couch with a… Continue reading Chicken and Rice (Arroz con Pollo)