A cold front blew threw our West Texas town the other day and temperatures are a bit cooler today than they were at the beginning of the week. When the temperature starts changing outside it makes me start thinking about soups and stews again! One soup recipe that can be made in the crock pot is Potato Soup. Picture by JT Locke Here's my potato soup recipe. 4 - 6 … [Read more...] about Homemade Potato Soup
Sometimes after a long day at work you just want a cheap, quick, easy, and light supper. This is a perfect dish for one of those times. The measurements for the ingredients are really an individual taste. You can use less onion or more olives. You may not like the American cheese in it. Quick & Easy Pasta Salad 1 box of Tri-Pasta 1 small can of Black Olives 2 … [Read more...] about Quick & Easy Pasta Salad
Gardeners and farmers everywhere are starting to realize the fruits of their labors. It’s the time of year when produce is being harvested. For farmers, it is off to the farmer’s markets to sell your harvest. If you are a gardener, more than likely you are starting to can or freeze your produce. Today we are going to talk about canning. Canning brings back so many memories … [Read more...] about Canning — A Lost Art?
Most of us are tired when we come home from a long day at work. We don't always feel like cooking and often order in. This can totally blow our weekly household budget out the window. There is a way to have a home cooked meal ready and waiting for you when you walk through the door at the end of the day -- crockpot cooking. Just think -- you open the door and the sweet … [Read more...] about Save Time and Money By Crock Pot Cooking