Cajun Shrimp & Rice Tortilla

A Tortilla stuffed full of Cajun Shrimp & Rice with green onions, tomatoes and seasonings. I can’t figure out if this tasted better hot or cold, it was great both ways! This would be a wonderful lunch or snack but we made it a meal.   Ingredients – Plus 1/4 cup water   In a large skillet over medium heat, […]

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Chicken Fried Rice

Chicken Fried Rice can be made in no time at all when you use already cooked chicken (I used rotisserie chicken) and leftover cooked rice. This tastes just like it came from the restaurant and is much cheaper than buying it. When I buy a rotisserie chicken I eat the dark meat and freeze each chicken breast half separately to […]

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Cheesy Rice & Ham With Peas

This is a hearty meal of cheesy rice, cheesy ham, cheesy peas and not just one kind of cheese but two! This was simple and fun to put together and even better to eat. Adapted from: http://www.piattoranocchio.com   Ingredients   Spray a 4 quart casserole dish with cooking oil.   Add 1/3rd of the cooked rice.   Add 1/3rd of the peas. […]

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Easy Chicken & Rice Burritos

What a great way to use up leftover Rice and leftover Chicken! Add your favorite salsa and cheese and you have a meal. I had bought a rotisserie chicken and saved one of the breasts. I save 1 cup of the Cilantro Lime Rice from yesterdays post. This is ready in no time and should make three delicious Burritos. This […]

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Cilantro Lime Rice

Rice cooked with lime juice and cilantro gave this 4 ingredient healthy side dish an amazing taste! Although I used Jasmine Rice with my dish, you can use any type of rice that is your favorite.   Ingredients   Cut the limes in half and squeeze the juice from them.   Pour the lime juice into a 2 cup measuring […]

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Rice and Beef Stew

What a delicious Rice and Beef Stew this turned out to be! This tasted as good as it looks, was very easy to make and a great way to use up left over rice. A nice hearty dish for the winter or any time of the year! This recipe serves four nice size servings. Source: Adapted from Favorite Brand Name […]

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Louisiana Jambalaya

This is my version of Louisiana Jambalaya. I used rotisserie chicken and smoked kielbasa (or andouille) instead of seafood. There are so many wonderful vegetables in this dish that are combined with the meat and rice….. you have to try it! It has a kick with the pepper and cayenne pepper but just enough to taste delicious!   Ingredients   […]

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Flavored Rice

Do you fix your rice with water? I’m sure many of you will not be surprised by this post and you have made it this way many times. However, I have followers that are just learning to cook or do not cook that often and may not know this. If you want to eat a basic white rice, then just […]

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Spanish Rice

  Don’t ever buy store bought Spanish Rice again! This is so easy and cheap to make and it was really delicious! I already had all of the ingredients and there is nothing special you need to buy. It makes about four cups so there is enough for the entire family. Adapted from http://www.lilluna.com   Ingredients   If you use […]

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