Monthly Archives: May 2017

When Rice Doesn’t Play Nice

Ok, we have a moratorium here at DOA Central on Rice Dishes.  Hard on the heels of last week’s Hamburger Wild Rice bust up, we try Chicken Fried Rice. I spare you a photograph of my results.  Here’s the … Continue reading

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On the menu: Hamburger Wild Rice Casserole, rolls, fresh fruit. The casserole earns Mom’s Tastes Like Your Foot’s Asleep award. It was poorly received by the locals, who pushed it around a little on their plates, after a bite, then … Continue reading

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Make Way For Ducklings!

This year’s babies hatched Tuesday evening and the next day mom was ready to lead the ten ducklings out of the yard and to the pond. The pond isn’t far, but I worry about them making their way safely past … Continue reading

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