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Thai Spicy Meat & Tomato Dip - Nam Prik Ong (Recipe)

At first glance the dish may be interpreted as a spaghetti sauce given the defined color of the dish and its meaty appearance. In fact this is one of the well known dishes originating from the Northern regions of Thailand. 245 more words


German Cucumber Salad

I haven’t grown cucumbers in a few years because my vine veggies just haven’t been doing too well – and I gave up.  Since I had such a banner year with my squash in the past few years summer – I think I just may go back to cucumbers this year. 156 more words

Soup Special of the Day...........Chilled Spring Avocado-Cucumber Soup

This week’s Soup Special of the Day is – Chilled Spring Avocado-Cucumber Soup. It’s another delicious recipe from the CooksRecipes website (https://www.cooksrecipes.com/index.html). The Cooks site has a huge selection of recipes to please all tastes, diets, or cuisines! 204 more words


Fattoush Salad

This salad is awesome. I found this recipe on Pinterest, and of course I added my own flare to the recipe. I literally felt like I was eating a Greek salad in my favorite restaurant. 135 more words

7 Foods That Burn Calories... You Heard that Right

What does this mean?

Negative calories foods are foods that take more calories to digest compared to how many calories they contain.

Lettuce (6 calories/ 100 grams) 283 more words


HortiCulture, Or: How to Grow Shit

I feel guilty. I set out to make a blog celebrating the art&culture(&pork) of Iowa, yet I’ve neglected a significant element of the Iowa experience. 815 more words