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Mom's Minestrone - it's delicious!

Paula wanted some soup this week and her choice was Mom’s Minestrone. I made the soup on Sunday so that we would have it ready to eat later in the week. 106 more words


Smoked Pork Pea Soup

I’m often asked by friends of mine “what the heel do you do with those”, when I’m out scouring ingredients from the market. This happened most recently when a friend of mine and I were shopping over at Cherry Valley market. 218 more words

Comfort Food

Jalapeno Popper Dip

Cream cheese and spicy peppers.  What’s not to love?

Jalapeno Popper Dip is always a party favorite and is perfect for any event, or you can just make it for yourself and enjoy it at home!  202 more words


Banana-Walnut Bread

Hunkering down this week for the epically-historic-storm-of-the-century or the storm-that-wasn’t (depending on where you live), I decided to do quite a bit of baking to prepare for being snowed in for a long haul.  451 more words

Winter Blues

Comfort Pasta with Kale and Ground Beef

What is it with pasta and the gazillion ways in which you can prepare them! They truly are a star pantry item!

I know I said I am going to try to get back on my healthy wagon, so I think you will appreciate this recipe. 384 more words

Simple And Delicious

Valentines Ideas Pt. 3: Complete Indulgence or "Where's the Beef?"

You’ve seen the last few posts, and I know what you’re thinking. “I have that typical guy that wants meat. He’s not overly brave, and I think I’d send the wrong message if I tried to give him anything less than a fat steak.” I completely understand. 1,216 more words

Cook Life

Sausage and fennel pasta bake

Recently I’ve been experimenting with adding fennel to my dishes. I’d seen it in the shops countless times, but never really knew what to do with it. 404 more words