Rook's Bad Cookbook

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Gnocci Veggie Mash

The following meal was a whim meal. I threw stuff together because I wanted veggies over gnocci. Veggies and garlic butter sauce make gnocci pretty great. Ingredients The main guests: … Continue reading

August 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Simple Rice

This is a very simple way of sprucing up a rice dish. Seasonings and butter can do a lot. I’ve always enjoyed buttery rice. To take this dish even further, … Continue reading

August 11, 2014 · Leave a comment

Garlic tomato gnocchi and fish fillets

It was a tomato-y adventure. I used garlic powder, but would have preferred minced garlic. I also used tap water, but would have used my Brita pitcher if I had … Continue reading

July 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Simple Beef Stir Fry

Be sure to stir throughout cooking. Keep the ingredients in this meal moving so they don’t stick or burn. 1 lb stew meat 1 lb fresh broccoli 2 cans of … Continue reading

June 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chicken casserole mix over noodles

This meal, something simple my Fox put together, was tangy and full of flavor. If you need to throw something together in a pinch, this definitely works. 1/3 of a … Continue reading

March 31, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chicken Fajitas

Been staying with my friend AW. Another of my current roommates, JF, made fajitas tonight. I’ve been sick with a head cold that, this morning, moved to infiltrate my chest … Continue reading

September 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

Steak and Eggy rice

This meal is kind of a breakfast scramble. I was going for texture, aside from, you know, not being hungry. 1.5 cup jasmine rice 6 med eggs 3 small steaks, … Continue reading

August 10, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cream of chicken Chicken with Cauliflower

2 boneless skinless chicken breasts, chunked 1 bag Cauliflower 1 can, 10.5 oz, Cream of Chicken soup Red pepper Salt Basil Earth Naturals butter Sesame seed oil Put sesame oil … Continue reading

August 9, 2013 · Leave a comment

Cucumbers & Dressing

I did not feel like cooking. Next best thing? Chopping stuff up. What sounded tasty? Raw veggies. Something cold, though not freezing. Flavor. Luckily, my SO had brought home some … Continue reading

July 17, 2013 · 7 Comments

Cajun-style turkey wraps

Low on money, so got groceries by sacrificing phone use. In creating this dinner, I also killed some onion. Sad, sad onion. Sad, burny onion death. I started onion a second … Continue reading

July 16, 2013 · Leave a comment
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