Simplicity In A Meal: Beans & Rice

Simplicity In A Meal: Beans & Rice

comborefried

When I first made this recipe years ago for hiking, I based it on a simple “recipe” I had eaten a lot of in my college years. In those years I would make a batch of rice and mix into it a can of vegetarian refried beans, and if I was feeling all flush, some […]

Food Find: tapaz 2 go

Food Find: tapaz 2 go

tapaz2go-ClassicHummus

I found tapaz 2 go at CostPlus World Market and had to try it out. They had the Classic Hummus flavor: A tub of shelf-stable hummus and a bag of lentil chips is tucked inside. Interesting concept and it works. The hummus doesn’t have the sharp flavors some shelf-stable brands have, is creamy and easily […]

Broccoli Mushroom Bisque

Broccoli Mushroom Bisque

Bisque

Recently I realized it has been awhile since I reviewed meals from PackitGourmet. When they first came on the market in around 2008, I reviewed quite a few meals (such as this one). They were, and still are, one of the best choices for commercial meals (in my opinion that is!). I love how the […]

Food Find: Ready Snax

Food Find: Ready Snax

4.1oz-VeggieChsRanch-LRG

Ready Snax® is a line of 6 varieties, found in the produce section of grocery stores (near the bagged salads). The boys and I picked up the Carrots, Grapes & Cheese with Pretzels to try: Hmmmm…..maybe Mommy needs to drill into the hungry little hiker’s heads the #1 rule: No touchy till Mommy gets in a […]