Posts Tagged ‘beans’

Great Northern Bean Soup

Great Northern Bean Soup

It would seem that everyone loves a delicious soup during the coldest of cold winter days.  I eat soup almost every day at lunch from November to March.  It can be filling and occasionally a better calorie choice than what I would normally indulge in. This recipe I learned this summer when I spent a […]

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Texas Style Beans

Texas Style Beans

I can’t believe it’s Memorial Day weekend already!  Where did the first half of the year go?  It really caught me off guard this year and I suppose it could be the change of job, city, overall life!  If you are in need of great recipes for the first official BBQ of the season, you […]

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White Bean Chili

White Bean Chili

It’s been beyond freezing cold here these last few weeks and the only thing that seems to warm the depths of my soul is soup.  I have found it to be a great diet because it’s filling without fattening (most are unless you use a cream based soup).  I am slowly-the best way-loosing a few […]

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Football Food (or you may know it as Chili)

Football Food (or you may know it as Chili)

It’s Sunday morning and I am thinking about throwing something in the slow cooker for the men to enjoy this afternoon while watching football. This is a really simple recipe that any skill level can accomplish. It’s easy to create and easy to serve so if you want to toss this together now and get […]

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Independence Day

Independence Day

With the big BBQ holiday of the year a week a way, I thought I would share with you my menu for the Fourth of July extravaganza I hosted last year.  I had 50 people over for a backyard BBQ, swimming and a day of general good times.  The menu required a bit of planning […]

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Light & Refreshing Corn & Bean Salad

Light & Refreshing Corn & Bean Salad

I have a vegetarian friend who will forgo just about everything else at my cookouts and eat this exclusively.  Now I too enjoy the salad but he clearly loves it.  Very easy and quick to make, you can make this for your gatherings or take it to a friends.  It also keeps well in the […]

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Aunt Barb’s Baked Beans

Aunt Barb's Baked Beans

If you have been lucky enough to enjoy Aunt Barb’s cooking, baking, entertaining, you will understand why you need to make these beans RIGHT NOW.  Aunt Barb has been wowing our family, friends, church members and strangers (she kills it at the bake sales) for years.  I have posted previously some of her delicacies and […]

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