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Iowa Icon: Sweet Corn

DES MOINES, Iowa — If we were to make a list of Iowa Icons and narrow it down to one, one which we might proudly choose to represent us, one which is both fondly remembered and anxiously anticipated — it might be sweet corn. 586 more words


Too easy.

If you’re normal, you’ve probably had that late night I-need-sugar-now impulse. It’s 9:00. You’ve got nothing to do except watch Chopped reruns on the Food Network for hours. 337 more words

Tex-Mex Chicken Crock Pot

Have five minutes in the morning? Dump this in the crock pot before work or running your errands and come back to a big pot of tasty chicken that can be incorporated into your meals in many ways in the coming week. 271 more words


bean salad

1 can (15oz) beans — any kind
1 ear corn
1/2 cup sugar snap peas
1/4 cup fresh parsley
optional: celery, bell pepper, tomatoes, radish, etc. 38 more words



Meal of the day! Ha I’m so clever! I seriously eat this dish all the time. It’s so easy to cook, store and put together. It reheats well, leaves you feeling full and can last a long time in the fridge. 35 more words


Black-eyed Beans Soup

I feel like baking & making a ‘Frozen Theme’ cake these days! It’s too cold, not-at-all sunny and irritating-rainy weather outside… And thinking of stepping out for a walk is not possible where I can’t even feel like getting out of the comforter :P… 204 more words