Are you sorry to see asparagus season coming to a close? Maybe not, if those tender stalks of vegetable goodness don’t float your boat, but my boat loves them. After all, if you’re looking for a low calorie meal, an asparagus recipe is your friend.
You know I can hear you, right? You’re wondering what would possess me to make lentil stew, when it’s springtime and people are looking for salads and grilling recipes. Let me just say that as far as I’m concerned, anytime of the year is perfect for a stew recipe, especially when the main ingredients are [...]
What’s one of the first lessons weight watchers learn? If you don’t want to be hungry an hour after you eat, you’d better pack some fiber into your meal in the form of vegetables, fruits, beans, or whole grains. If you’re a first time visitor to Mother Rimmy’s, then you wouldn’t know that I lost [...]
When it comes to stocking my pantry, I have a list of items I’m never without. You’ll find a few cartons of chicken and vegetable broths lurking on my shelves for any soup or sauce that might strike my fancy. On those nights I feel like a spicy Mexican dish, canned beans are ready for [...]
When Mike turned 57 a few weekends ago, we headed over to my son’s house to watch a football game and celebrate. Since nothing makes the football fans in my house happier than a big pot of chili, I set about hunting down a new twist on this football favorite.
My lovely red lentils turned green . . . The average green lentils I find at my grocery store bore me, so you can imagine my excitement when I found a bin of red lentils in the bulk section waiting for me to dump them into a bag and head to the checkout counter.
You might have noticed a few changes here at Mother Rimmy’s. Cory from Zesty Blog Consulting gave this blog a fresh coat of paint. Cory’s creative eye was just what we needed to spruce things up after four years of serving up healthy recipes. Thanks Cory – I love fresh starts! Now let’s talk about why I [...]
There isn’t a one pot meal I enjoy more than chili. Why is that? Because I can shake up a chili recipe any way I’d like. Adding leftover beef to the pot is classic in my house. I hate to waste even the smallest scrap of expensive steak. How about adding chicken or turkey to the pot. [...]