February 28, 2021

How to Cook Brown Rice

How to Cook Brown Rice Directions Choose the right size pot. For cooking 1 to 2 cups of dry brown rice, a 2-quart saucepan will work well. If the pot is too big, the rice may not steam right. If the pot is too small, it may boil over and make a mess. Make sure the lid fits […]
February 24, 2021

How to Cook Quinoa

How to Cook Quinoa Quinoa is technically a seed with a nutty flavor; however, it can be used in the same ways as other whole grains. There are 3 main types found in the U.S.: white, red, and black. White quinoa has the most delicate flavor and lightest texture. Red and black quinoa tend to be bolder and […]
November 20, 2020

How to Cook Spaghetti Squash

How to Cook Spaghetti Squash You can find spaghetti squash in the produce section in early fall throughout the winter.  It is oblong and a soft yellow color.  When cooked, the strands pull out just like noodles.  You can rake them out with a fork.  It is a great low-carb option for noodles.  Eat with marinara, pesto, and/or […]