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Ratatouille

9 Oct

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Every time I watch the Pixar movie “Ratatouille,” I always want to jump through the screen and eat the delicious-looking French food Remy cooks up. I don’t know about anyone else, but my sister and I always crave cartoon foods for some reason (the pizza in “A Goofy Movie”). After some googling, I found a rendition of ratatouille! I wanted to try it myself after having received my awesome Cuisinart food processor complete with a slicing disc for my birthday. It didn’t turn out picture-perfect, but I feel like I learned enough this first time around to continue perfecting a favorite movie food.

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Hummus & Skillet Pita Bread

29 Sep

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‘Hummus and pita’ is one of those snacks I like to eat for a light lunch or for when I’m too lazy busy to make something more elaborate. Plus, homemade hummus lasts a good week in the fridge; perfect to accompany pita bread or pita chips for a quick fill-me-up when you need it. I made this chickpea-goodness along with homemade guacamole and salsa last weekend to snack on while Justin and I watched football. I think I’m loving my new food processor.

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