Hoppin’ John, Kale and Corn Bread with Gold Nuggets – New Years Day Lucky Food

Hoppin' John, Kale and Corn Bread with Gold Nuggets - New Years Day Lucky Food

Make a very nutritious meal that rumor has it will bring good fortune for the New Year. Hoppin John (black-eyed peas, ham and rice), Steamed Kale, and Corn Bread with Nuggets. Continue reading

Paula Deen in Glendale

Recipes In This Post Turkey Salad Stuffed Tomato and Avocado Paula Deen is going to be at Barnes and Noble to do a book signing this evening at 7pm. That made me think of how lucky I am to be living here in Glendale, California. We have things here that you just don’t find everywhere else. This morning, I went to my favorite store, Best Grocery on Maple, and got two big, red tomatoes, a fat slice of smoked turkey and an avocado. I went home and made a wonderful stuffed tomato salad.

Quick Meatless Enchiladas

Recipes in this Post Quick Meatless Enchiladas There is a wonderful restaurant in Glendale, California, called Elena’s Greek Armenian Cuisine that we go to quite frequently. The rice pilaf is just the best, I could eat it every day. Dinners are usually served with a tomato and green Anaheim chili that have been grilled on the barbecue. Often, we don’t finish everything, so I wind up packing up the rice, tomato and chili pepper in a to go box. In 2010, I threw together a dish for Teacher Appreciation Day at my son, Spane’s elementary school. I was in a rush, and when I was asked later how I made it, I didn’t even remember. In 2012, the PTA is now putting out a cookbook, and I was again asked about that recipe, so I started wracking my brain to figure out what it was. Tonight, being a Friday, and … Continue reading