Fried Rice, the Lifesaver
Marty Martindale

Every mom in every culture, especially those on low incomes, has tricks and means to keep friedricethe family reasonably nourished on inexpensive foods along with what’s growing nearby at the time.  Probably one of the most universal money-saving foods is rice, and fried rice allows combining more nutritional items like vegetables and maybe a little meat.  Cases in point, the Caribbean’s “Peas ‘n Rice,” the Dominican Republic’s “Flag” dish, and all of Asia has its versions of fried rice. Continue reading