Easy (and Delicious) Homemade Chicken and Noodles

Easy (and Delicious) Homemade Chicken and Noodles

Growing up in Nebraska, homemade chicken and noodles was a favorite meal of mine.  My sous-chef dish-washing mother would buy a whole chicken in a can.  At that time, there was no such thing as fresh deli rotisserie chicken, like we can buy now in most...

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The Gift of Time

The Gift of Time

Today I was given a beautiful gift. The gift of time.  For many of us our daily calendars fill up with running from place to place. From task to task.  UP and out of the house early, in and out of the car, home again and then off to a meeting or the grocery store! So...

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A Hearty and Healthy Brunswick Stew

A Hearty and Healthy Brunswick Stew

Brunswick County, Virginia, and the town of Brunswick, Georgia, both claim to be the origin of Brunswick Stew.  I had never heard of Brunswick Stew  until a few years ago (and every winter since then) I heard my friend Joan say, "I made up a big pot of Brunswick...

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Golden Harvest Healthy Chunky Soup

Golden Harvest Healthy Chunky Soup

If you aren't a fan of delicious, warm, inviting, healthy, and easy ... you may want to stop reading right now.  However, if you are all about using your slower cooker, filling the house with fall's fragrance coming from the kitchen, or you just love feeding your...

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Souper Blessings and White Chicken Chili

Souper Blessings and White Chicken Chili

I've just got a minute and that seems long enough to brag, I mean blog about my sous-chef dish-washing mom.  Last week she made her delicious Alice's Apple Goodie dessert and I mentioned she is adding a dessert-a-week to our dining menu. But yesterday I had a Servant...

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Crock Pot Baked Potatoes

Crock Pot Baked Potatoes

Have you ever baked potatoes in your Crock Pot?  Why would you? I can think of several reasons.  On this particular day I was going to be gone all afternoon and when I got home I put some meat on the grill for supper.  I wanted the potatoes done at the same time.  The...

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Crock Pot Creamy Chicken Spaghetti

Crock Pot Creamy Chicken Spaghetti

Upon arriving home from a lengthy vacation this summer this casserole and fresh homemade bread awaited us! Our friends John and Maribeth came to the airport to collect my sous chef dish-washing mother, my Chief Traveling Buddy and I. That in itself was a lovely...

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Slow Roasted Crock Pot Root Beer Pot Roast

Slow Roasted Crock Pot Root Beer Pot Roast

When our friends Kathy and Len came for dinner and a movie at our house they brought with them a six-pack of root beer.  After a fun evening of food, laughter, movie and dessert they left a couple of bottles of remaining root beer.  Those bottles sat in my...

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Crock Pot Meatloaf

Crock Pot Meatloaf

It is a funny thing about good intentions.  I have good intentions to blog more than I do.  I have good intentions to share many thoughts that race around my head each day.  But the sorry truth is that I may have the intention to undertake good actions but fail to...

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Crockpot Beef and Broccoli

Crockpot Beef and Broccoli

Are you on Facebook?  If so, have you seen the zillions of recipes that are finding their way from wall to wall?  Of course you have, we all have!  I've been tempted to try this one and then try that one.  But, this summer and I've been very picky about the recipes I...

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