Uncle Ben’s Beginners Review

  • Quick And Easy Bacon Fried Rice

    August 23, 2016

    Time flies by so fast – I cannot believe our son Brayden, is about to be 3 years old! But can you believe for as much as I cook, I haven’t included him yet in the kitchen?! I mean sure, he’s a little young to start, but when I make a simple meal like fried rice. Why can’t he help his old man?!

  • How to Make Family Meals Happen

    August 23, 2016

    With two teenagers and one preteen in the house, family dinners can sometimes be difficult to make happen. Extracurricular activities, homework, and other commitments can wreak havoc on a schedule. Despite the challenge, we continue to make sharing family meals a priority. I know that busy schedules can make it seem too hard to have shared family meals. However, with these tips, you just might find that family meals really are possible more often than you thought!

  • Cajun Sausage, White Bean and Rice Stew

    August 23, 2016

    This warm, comforting dish is easily made for a delicious stovetop dinner. Gather your ingredients and your family for this simple spiced Cajun stew with UNCLE BEN’S® Rice, sausage, white beans, tomatoes and bell peppers. This recipe is going to be a keeper!

  • The Best Way to Keep Family Traditions Going Year After Year

    August 23, 2016

    As a parent I'm sure you want your children to have happy childhood memories. I think we all want that for our children. So today I'm going to share the best way to keep family traditions going year after year. It's simple and fun plus your kids are going to love it

  • Teach Your Kids Simple Cooking Skills and See Them Bloom

    August 23, 2016

    My mom knew that rice was inexpensive and extremely versatile. So she bought it in bulk and taught us numerous ways to make it amazing. Breakfasts were often bowls of rice with milk and a sprinkling of sugar. Lunch might have been a delicious bit of rice fried up with an egg and some herbs. Dinners were gourmet stir-fries with canned shrimp or chicken in them. It seemed that rice meals were inexhaustible.

  • Ham & Cheese Baked Rice with UNCLE BEN'S®

    August 23, 2016

    I am super excited about today's recipe! I am cooking my favorite Brazilian Ham & Cheese Baked Rice with UNCLE BEN'S®! This is one of those super simple dishes that goes together in minutes and is the perfect kid-friendly meal! I love creating meals that allows the whole family to get involved in the cooking process.

  • Ham & Cheese Baked Rice with UNCLE BEN'S®

    August 23, 2016

    I am super excited about today's recipe! I am cooking my favorite Brazilian Ham & Cheese Baked Rice with UNCLE BEN'S®! This is one of those super simple dishes that goes together in minutes and is the perfect kid-friendly meal! I love creating meals that allows the whole family to get involved in the cooking process.

  • 5 Minute Cheesy Zucchini Rice

    August 23, 2016

    I’ve always been the kind of person that believes in a balanced meal. A dinner should be comprised of some sort of protein, vegetable and carb/starch. Since we have 4 kids, rice has always seemed to be a big part of our dinner repertoire. We usually buy it by the 25lb. bag full, but when I’m in a pinch and looking for a quick side dish, I love reaching for UNCLE BEN’S® READY RICE®.

  • Healthy Cooking And Eating As A Family

    August 23, 2016

    Cooking together in our family is important to me. I want for my girls to have fun in the kitchen but also learn about preparing meals that are healthy and nutritious. These healthy habits will hopefully last a lifetime!

  • Stuffed Pepper Rice Skillet Recipe

    August 23, 2016

    We are taking a classic dish, that happens to be one of our favorites, and turning it into a skillet meal that feeds a whole family and comes together in 20 minutes! It actually is better then the classic, if I can say so myself.

  • Chipotle Steak Fajitas with UNCLE BEN’S® Spanish Rice

    August 23, 2016

    I’m so happy to be partnering with UNCLE BEN’S®Brand in their campaign to stress the importance of families eating and cooking together, which is something I’m very passionate about! Later in this post I’ll tell you about the good stuff Uncle Ben’s is doing to get kids cooking, and I’ll show you how you can enter Ben’s Beginners™ Cooking Contest.

  • Easy Garlic Chicken and Green Bean Skillet

    August 23, 2016

    Of course, with the busier days also comes the need for quick dinners. After all, dinner can be the toughest part of the day on busy nights. What pocket of time does it fit in? And how quickly can you make it?