With everything going on right now I’m leaning into frugal and simple meals. It’s not too much of a stretch from normal for us, but I’m trying to be more mindful of my grocery trips to save on gas, and do some actual meal planning. I’m extending that diligence to my blog. This recipe actually
Tag: Pantry cooking
Grain salads are a great lunch or side dish. Grains are very nutritious, and full of fiber so they are satiating. Add in some colorful vegetables, sweet and chewy dried apricots, crunchy walnuts, and a zippy vinaigrette, and it makes a dish that is both beautiful and exciting for the palate. For this recipe I
Dried beans are a part of my family’s normal stocked pantry. I keep some canned beans on hand for short-cuts, but I prefer the process of cooking beans from the dried state myself when I have time. Beans in a can are usually just water and salt. Homemade beans can have whatever your heart desires.