Category Archives: Food

California Adventure: Flo’s V-8 Café Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie

Written By: D23 Inspired by the colorful restaurants and diners located along iconic Route 66—a 2,400-mile stretch of highway that runs through eight Western and Midwestern states— Flo’s V-8 Café aims to please every palate. Just make sure you save room for dessert… like Flo’s famous Strawberry-Rhubarb Pie! Bring a little Flo home with this…

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“Mom What’s For Dinner?”

Every day I hear these same words as my kids come home from school, “Mom, what’s for dinner?”  What I don’t hear is, Mom, I had a wonderful day at school, or I learned something new today, I want to show you my artwork or I did great on my test, nope my kids want to know what is…

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Hot Pastrami Sandwich for Dinner

After watching Guy Fieri  on Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives we were left hungry craving hot pastrami sandwiches. None of the restaurants featured on that episode are near our home so we decided to make our own version of a pastrami sandwich at home. We started by grilling the pastrami, cooking the sauerkraut and toasting the Rye bread. We…

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Asparagus

MASON: Asparagus season is quickly approaching, so it is a good time to consider this tender and succulent member of the lily family. MADISON: Asparagus is a spring vegetable. MILA: California grows about 80% of all the asparagus grown in the United States. Asparagus plants are perennial, which means the same plants grow in your…

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Peanut Allergy

PEANUT ALLERGY For our friends Brody and Jacob who have a peanut allergy and in memory of Natalie Giorgi, 13, of Carmichael, CA. MASON: Peanut allergy is one of the most common food allergies. MADISON: More than 3 million people in the United States report having an allergy to peanuts, tree nuts, or both, according…

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