Chicken Chili Verde

Since soup season doesn’t quit here in Michigan, we cooked up this quickie to get us through until fresh green things and berries make an appearance. This one takes about 40 mins and one pot. We are a toast with soup kinda family, but sometimes a melty-cheesy thing on the side is friggen’ necessary.

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My Mother’s Christmas Cookies

After 30 years, the Betty Crocker sugar cookie recipe from our very-old grease-covered copy has morphed into my Mom’s own little concoction. They are perfect – so easy, not too sweet, amazing texture and great frosted (or not.)  Since the holidays are all about family, I’m breaking from my normal format to present this recipe […]

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Heartiest Chicken Soup

This is the last chicken (or turkey) soup recipe you’ll need. No more overcooked carrots floating around or celery strings in your soup. The base is pureed so the only bites you get are the bites you want. Creamy, dreamy, simmered-all-day flavor in normal human time (and as low cal as you want to make […]

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