You can create your own convenience packets. Let me share with you how I make mine.
Spanish Rice Mix:
(makes 1 packet)
1 Tablespoon minced dried onions
2 Tablespoons dried green pepper flakes
1 teaspoon chicken bouillon granules (or 1 cube crumbled)
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/4 teaspoon garlic powder
1/8 teaspoon red pepper flakes (more if you like it spicier)
1 cup long grain white rice uncooked
Mix all ingredients together and store in ziplock bags or airtight containers. Label and use within 6-8 months.
To make Spanish Rice:
(Makes about 4 servings)
1 spanish rice mix packet
1 (16 oz) can diced tomatoes (do not drain)
1 cup water
In large skillet over medium heat mix all ingredients together.
Bring to a boil.
Cover and reduce heat to simmer.
Simmer 20 minutes.