Throwback Thursday, French Onion Soup Pizza

This tastes just like French Onion Soup, except there is less soup,  more bread and lots of heavenly melted Gruyere Cheese This recipe is quick and easy, not to mention incredibly delicious… it will hit the spot with a bowl of Chobani Tomato, Spinach and Pasta Soup or a Roasted Sweet Potato Salad with Maple … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Spinach & Cheese Tortellini Soup with Parmesan, Sausage, and Mushrooms

I have been all about soup lately, and this one is truly a complete and satisfying meal in a bowl! This soup has 2 kinds of tortellini, fresh mushrooms and spinach, sausage and Parmesan cheese, in a lovely wine laced broth seasoned with roasted garlic and onions Serve it with a nice piece of crusty … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Slow Cooker Creamy Potato & Corn Soup and Broccoli Mushroom Pastries

It is feeling like Fall more and more in the South Sunday I played in the kitchen, putting a comfort soup in the slow cooker and making pastries filled with broccoli, mushrooms and cheese I wanted to make HHjr a welcome back dinner, he was returning from another weekend of hard work on the coast, … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Slow Cook Short Rib Ragu

Similar to Bolgnese Sauce, this pot of ragu will be like finding a pot of gold after a long chilly day It’s made with short ribs and laced with Parmesan Full of meat and vegetables, this tomato based sauce was made to marry with pasta and Parmesan It’s easy to make, a little chopping, a … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Overnight Slow Cooker Caramelized Onions

On Saturday, knowing Sunday was going to be a busy day at the baseball park, I decided it would be a good idea to put dinner together in advance, using the slow cooker…hmmm…what should I make? I often put slow cooker meals together the day before, refrigerate the slow cooker insert so all I have … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Chili Cheese Grits Super Supper Bowl

Today’s Take-out Tuesday is more of an idea than a recipe This is a bowl of comfort food heaven! Meaty chili, cheesy grits, and creamy corn A spoonful of this, a spoonful of that, or a little of each… This will make your tummy very happy! Heat up your favorite chili, canned or homemade This … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Loaded Pumpkin Mac & Cheese

Thank you for all the well wishes and prayers as Hurricane Michael approaches the Gulf Coast… we had a normal, fun, summer like weekend just a few days ago, when Hurricane Michael was barely a blip on the radar near Belize… But with favorable conditions, things can quickly escalate, and we spent Sunday securing everything … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Creamy Asparagus & Spaghetti Pie

When I saw a recipe for Spaghetti Pie over at Julie’s Creative Lifestyle, I was so intrigued… I had never heard of Spaghetti Pie! After I read Julie’s easy recipe here, I googled around and found tons of Spaghetti Pie recipes I have made many casseroles with spaghetti as an ingredient, like Blue Ribbon Chicken … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Elevating Lowly Leftovers to Elegance!

November is rapidly changing from the quiet month I had pictured, watching the days grow shorter and gathering thoughts for the holidays… into all kinds of wild and wacky things! It is definitely not a “no wake zone” around here… You know how one thing leads to another… We had some construction done to eliminate … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Sausage Tortelloni “Stoup” with Kale and Cannellini

I made this last Tuesday, THE day after Alabama won the National Championship game!! YAY! Go BAMA!!    There was a lot of celebrating…  🍷   🎉  👏   🍺 So let’s just say, I wanted to make something simple, effortless and comforting for dinner, we were worn flat* out!  😴 *worn flat out:  Southern for being so … Continue reading