Easy Tomato Soup

In the winter I like to eat a lot of soup and my favorite is tomato. It is creamy and fresh and goes so well with a half a sandwich. In the summer I make this soup with fresh tomatoes … Continue reading

Not Your Mama’s Meatloaf

Everybody has a meatloaf recipe. Mine is a bit different then most because I like to use ground pork in addition to the beef. It makes the have a hint of meaty sweetness that goes well with the catsup based … Continue reading

Kentucky Hot Brown: Black Friday Super Food

When Fred K. Schmidt created the Hot Brown, sliced roast turkey was a rarity, as turkey was usually reserved for holiday feasts. The original Hot Brown included the sliced turkey on an open-faced white toast sandwich, with Mornay sauce covering … Continue reading

Curry Cauliflower Soup

Tired of the same old, bland, boring soup? Spice things up with this healthy curry cauliflower soup. This is also an excellent vegetarian dish to make anytime. Curry Cauliflower Soup Makes 8 cups 1 tablespoon vegetable oil 1 1/2 cups … Continue reading

Chicken Curry: Homemade Indian Food Anytime

stephen and I love Indian food but living in a small town in rural Minnesota means there are very few restaurants and any ethnic food has to be homemade.  So we have come up with an authentic chicken curry we … Continue reading

Barbecued Beef Cubes

Barbecued Beef Cubes 3 lbs beef cubes 1/2 cup yellow onion, chopped 1 1/2 cups catsup 1 cup distilled white vinegar 1 1/2 cup swater 4 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 tablespoon brown sugar 2 tablespoon brown mustard 2 tablespoon Worcestershire … Continue reading

Spicy Creole Jambalaya

Spicy Creole Jambalaya 12 medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 large chicken breast, chopped into 1 inch pieces 4 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon Spanish pimenton or Hungarian paprika ¼ teaspoon kosher salt ¼ teaspoon garlic powder 1/8 teaspoon roughly … Continue reading