Autumn, Dinner, Snacks and Treats, Soup, Spice Abuse

Excess Pumpkin Recipes | Lentil Pumpkin Soup and Cream Sherry Pumpkin Bread

We have a LOT of pumpkin leftover from the autumn season – and after roasting one as a side dish, and not loving it, I decided it was time to make some bulk items we can enjoy for a while. This soup recipe makes a TON – so you can make it for dinner and… Read More Excess Pumpkin Recipes | Lentil Pumpkin Soup and Cream Sherry Pumpkin Bread

Dinner, Soup

Weekend Roast Chicken

I’ve kind of avoided chicken for years. I just don’t love to preparation… but this recipe has kind of sold me. It’s so simple so my time with a slithering little raw chicken is limited. I can handle that. And… the true flavor of chicken really comes through. I am always disenchanted when chicken just… Read More Weekend Roast Chicken

Soup

Warm Heart Chili Bar

I’ve always loved the nostalgia and gooey feelings of Valentine’s Day. I’m not talking about extravagant gifts or showcases of love … I’m talking homemade cards and giggles. Smiles of understanding. Gratitude and grace and a bit of glue.  I hosted a little gathering to celebrate such things … and included a chili bar. Easy,… Read More Warm Heart Chili Bar