Tag Archives: comfort food

Roasted Acorn Squash Soup with Kale and Bacon

Fall is here is Oklahoma and I am loving it. The weather is cooler and a little rainy. Perfect time for Autumn soups.  This recipe is not low carb as are some of my recent ones. Sometime you just have … Continue reading

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Ham, Cauliflower and Bacon Stew – Lo Carb

This another lo carb slow cooker recipe that is so easy and so good. What’s not to like? Ham and bacon!!!! Yum!       3 cups Ham, diced 1 lb Cauliflower Florets fresh or frozen 6 ozs. Bacon, cooked … Continue reading

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Peanut Chicken Scaloppine

I was going through some old magazines yesterday. It’s spring and my thoughts turn to redecorating the kitchen. Nothing major, just some new paint and maybe a backsplash made of wine corks. Anyway, I found a Southern Living magazine from … Continue reading

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Yummy Ham and Swiss Sliders

The first Wednesday of every month is potluck food day at work and there have been some great dishes brought in by my co-workers. This month’s food day was a healthy theme. These sliders were delicious. A co-worker made them … Continue reading

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Hot Broccoli Cheese Dip

Now this is not haut cuisine. And I freely admit that it is not an original recipe of mine but it is oh so yummy. I found the basic recipe on the back of a box of dry salad dressing … Continue reading

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Persimmon Fruit and Nut Bread

It is a windy cold day today and I wanted to bake something nice and warming. I had a Tupperware container full of Persimmon pulp that I processed about a week ago. I am lucky to have the native persimmon … Continue reading

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Tuscan Kale and Cannellini Bean Soup

I know I post a lot of soup and stew recipes but they are the best way to stretch your groceries to feed a lot of people for several meals. I have been trying make my groceries go farther and … Continue reading

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Venison and Barley Stew

Barley really needs to find a place in American pantries again. It is a powerhouse whole grain that is high in fiber and high in veg protein. Most barley grown in America today will be used to make barley malt … Continue reading

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Last night when I got home from my town job I made a typical Southern Meal, pan fried ham steak with a Crown Royal Maple Whiskey drizzle (ok so the Crown Royal may not be so typical Southern but it … Continue reading

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Baked Corn and Cheese Casserole

The side of the baking dish is a little dirty. I guess I would not pass the muster for Master Chef and Gordon Ramsey. LOL.. This is super easy and is an excellent summer picnic food. Even great at the … Continue reading

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