The other day I had my first slow cooker failure.
It should have been simple.
It was soup.
How can one screw up soup?
Apparently with ease.
It was a simple premise: we were going out for lunch which I knew would be long and a lot of food. I decided soup would be perfect for dinner that night and …
Everyone knows Beef Barley Soup but why not Chicken Barley Soup?
I love barley, in soup, salads, as a side dish….
You can use a whole fryer or any chicken parts to make stock. If you use a whole chicken you should have stock left to freeze for other uses.
The barley that I get is quick cooking and … Continue reading.....
First, so I can maintain my position as a food blogger….
It’s really not deserving of the recipe moniker, but it was good and, in keeping with yesterday’s post on Progresso Recipe Sauces, I thought I would pass it along.
Chicken Noodle Soup a week or so ago.
I made rather a big pot of it. After eating …
I've said all this before.
As I feel rather strongly about the subject, it's likely I'll say it all again.
Obesity is a rapdily growing problem.
Diets, diet gurus and diet books are a rapidly growing industry.
The latter does not seem to be adequately solving the problem of the former.
With the coming of the New Year come all …
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When I was growing up we always strung popcorn for the Christmas tree. It was a family tradition from my mother's childhood.
My father would pop a huge tub (as in laundry tub) of plain popcorn; my mother would distribute needles with long, sturdy threads and we would make popcorn garlands for the tree. Some years, … Continue reading.....