Ham and Corn Chowder

Ham and Corn Chowder

This is a recipe that my sister has been making from Pampered Chef for years.  It’s always good after Thanksgiving if you have ham leftover.  We still have some ham in the freezer from our recent ham dinner, so I have been wanting to make this.  As usual, I was missing some ingredients, so I […]

Winter’s Eve Ham & Veggie Soup

Winter’s Eve Ham & Veggie Soup

This soup was kind of a surprise win for me.  This will explain the lack of pictures and step by step instructions.  We had so many leftovers that I had decided that there would be no more cooking until we used up what was in the fridge first.  I was going through Pinterest and looking […]

Fall Comfort Food

Fall Comfort Food

The weather is taking a dip, so I thought some warm and hearty foods would be good to share.  There’s nothing better than a warm bowl of soup on a cool autumn day.  So here is my list of recipes for keeping the chill away. Cheesy Baked Pasta Chicken n’ Dumplings Taco Chili Creamy Chicken […]

Chicken ‘n Dumplings – A Crock Pot Remake

Chicken ‘n Dumplings – A Crock Pot Remake

Camden is very mobile now and with a later bedtime, it’s getting hard to cook in the evenings.  Also, he is eating everything we eat with his one little tooth in the front.  So I have been brainstorming how to cook ahead, so we can all eat an early dinner together.  John gets home from […]

French Onion Soup and Baby Green Salad

French Onion Soup and Baby Green Salad

  I had some leftover au jus in the freezer from a french dip sandwich recipe.  I decided to make French Onion Soup, a small salad and some crusty bread. I started by sautéing 3 sliced onions in a pot with some olive oil. Then I added 2 cloves of minced garlic and dried thyme. […]