Monthly Archive: September 2011

Quick Chicken Corn Chowder

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The addition of a can of creamed corn helps thicken up this soup and the jalapeno adds just the right amount of heat and pairs surprisingly well with dried thyme. You have to try it! This is a bowl of delicious comfort food, hearty with a little heat — perfect for a Fall day. Quick Chicken Corn …

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Quick Chicken Corn Chowder & Chicken Quesadillas

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Sunday I decided to make lunch using what I could find in the pantry and the freezer. I had de-boned a whole smoked cooked chicken that Hubby Tom had cooked on the Traeger smoker and frozen the meat. So with that in mind I was good to go with this easy soup recipe I found …

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Perfect Pumpkin Oat Muffins & Shocking News From My Doctor!

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First up the good news -Perfect Pumpkin Oat Muffins! Pumpkin is just one of the things I adore about Fall. Okay it doesn’t feel like Fall here but I’m sure it does somewhere -maybe where you live? Daughter Katy asked me last week if I could make some pumpkin muffins. I was determined to make a …

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Good Times In The City

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Hello – we are back from San Francisco! My intentions were to post while we were in the city but there wasn’t a moment to spare. I never even took my computer out of the bag but, it does a person good to unplug for a few days and be care free. Walking all over …

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Baked Fish with Broccoli & Capers

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You actually put the fish and the vegetable in a cold oven on the bottom rack and then turn the oven on. This allows the fish to brown on one side and cook to perfection without being overcooked. No turning is required so no worries about the fillets falling apart and your vegetable cooks at the …

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