Take-out Tuesday, Soup & Swirls

How about a tummy pleasing Slow cooker Spinach & Artichoke Tortellini Soup with a side of tasty prosciutto swirls? Yes please! Let’s start with the soup Instead of cooking the onions in a skillet, I decided to try using the slow cooker Turn the slow cooker on high and add the butter It will melt … Continue reading

Recipe Box, Slow Cooker Bacon Cheeseburger Soup

Here we are, 5 days until Christmas, and if you are short on time, this soup can really be a life saver! This soup is easy to make, family friendly, and comfort in a bowl! Hamburger meat, frozen hash browns, chicken broth cheese, bacon and seasonings… All you have to do is brown the meat … 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, Easy Cheesy Chowder with ham, corn & potatoes

Looking for an easy comforting meal during these days of holiday hustle? This loaded chowder will fill your tummy with ham, corn, potatoes, all in a easy cheesy chowder Set your slow cooker on high and add the butter.  Chop onions and celery and throw it in there as you prepare the ham and liquids Add … Continue reading

Gifts from the Kitchen, Winter Warmth Chowder with Potato Croutons

I know people think I spend tons of time in the kitchen, but I really don’t…my son cooks a lot for us, and so does my husband…and when we cook, we tend to go big so we have leftovers to eat or freeze… Or, as in this case, so we can share with my busy … 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…  ๐Ÿท   ๐ŸŽ‰  ๐Ÿ‘   ๐Ÿบ So let’s just say, I wanted to make something simple, effortless and comforting for dinner, we were worn flat* out!  ๐Ÿ˜ด *worn flat out:  Southern for being so … Continue reading

Take-out Tuesday, Slow Cooker Vegetable Beer Cheese Chowder

You can enjoy this version of beer cheese soup without guilt because it is loaded with vegetables and is made with broth instead of cream You can also add as much or as little cheese as you like The potatoes break down during cooking making the soup creamy without any cream  ๐Ÿ˜‹ The hardest part … Continue reading

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

I’ve never seen so much green as I have these last few weeks! St. Patrick’s Day decor has been everywhere!  I must admit I got caught up in the Irish holiday myself… My interested was sparked by a customer who requested shamrock wine glasses and I painted a few for myself while I was painting … Continue reading