Category Archive: Soup/Stew

Easy Chili & Cornbread

If you have been following my blog you know by now that I love to cook and make things from scratch but every good cook needs to have some quick and easy convenience items to go to for nights when we don’t have time to spend an hour or more cooking. Last night was one …

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Split Pea Soup / Yellow Roses, 4 Wheel Drive

It has been a busy few days here in NE. Mom had her knee replacement last Thursday and she has been having a smooth recovery. The orthopedic surgeon was friendly, he sat and visited with us in mom’s room. He sent mom a yellow rose, in fact all of the surgeons on the orthopedic floor do that …

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A Personal Shopper

I’m not sure my family knows how lucky they are to have me as their personal shopper. I headed out to Sam’s club this morning with a long list in hand. I seem to shop more and  more at the super stores since I am feeding 4 adults usually 2-3 meals a day! Of course …

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Grandma’s Vegetable Soup

My love of food and cooking comes from my mother and her mother who loved spending time in the kitchen. My grandmother was an incredible baker and cook. Her bread and rolls were delicious! It is no wonder that my mom and I enjoy baking so much, it is in our genes! Grandma was a …

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Creamy Chili-Corn Soup with Chicken and Black Beans

Hunger hits, it is getting close to dinner time, you forgot to take the meat out of the freezer to thaw for your planned meal and take-out does not fit into your food plan today. Has this ever happened to you? If truth be told, frequently my daughter Katy asks me to go shopping and well, you know, one hour …

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