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Cream Cheese Chicken Chili

December 8, 2013
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I know, I know.  It’s hard to believe it’s been over a YEAR since my last blog post.  I have just been busy with life.  We have a 3 year old daughter that fills my days and five months ago we welcomed a baby boy to our family.  I tell you, I don’t know how […]

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Easy Taco Pizza

April 18, 2012

This is a great alternative to tacos (which our family loves!).  I’m always looking for new mexican dishes because we love them so much.  This is so easy and something everyone in the family will love.  For those that aren’t veggie lovers, you can always make half with it all and half without. Easy Taco […]

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Chicken and Spinach Casserole

January 22, 2012

I love me some casseroles and this one does not disappoint!  So creamy and delicious.  A new family favorite!   Chicken and Spinach Casserole   Ingredients:  8 oz uncooked rigatoni 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 cup chopped onion 1 (10 oz) package frozen spinach, thawed 3 cups cubed, cooked chicken breasts 1 (14 oz) can […]

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Mexican Chicken Lime Soup

January 20, 2012

This is a recipe from Rachel Ray that I ran across the other day.  I love soup, and if it’s in any form a Mexican/tortilla soup, I love it even more.  I like trying them when I run across them….it always gives me an excuse to make some! Mexican Chicken Lime Soup 2 tablespoons extra-virgin […]

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Easy Parmesan Baked Salmon

January 17, 2012

Growing up I was not a huge fan of fish (to say it kindly).  I don’t know if it’s because we had it a lot or where exactly the dislike for it came from but I would not touch any kind of fish until a few years ago.  It’s growing on me.  I still only […]

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Crock Pot Chicken Tortilla Soup

December 20, 2011

A great recipe for a super quick and easy tortilla soup! Quickly became one of my favorites. Crock Pot Tortilla Soup 1 pound shredded, cooked chicken (I use a pre-cooked rotisserie chicken from the grocery store) 1 (15 ounce) can diced tomatoes, mashed 1 (10 ounce) can enchilada sauce 1 medium onion, chopped 1 (4 […]

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Cajun Shrimp and Corn Chowder

December 1, 2011

We had some friends bring this soup over for lunch last Sunday after church.  Oh my word, it is just about the most delicious soup I’ve ever had.  There wasn’t one drop left after lunch.  I have a double batch on the stove as I type to take to two dear families tomorrow that have […]

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Easy Enchilada Casserole

November 28, 2011

I made this for dinner last night and loved it.  It’s SO easy and makes for a great quick dinner.  I also cut up some avocado to go with it and loved it….of course I love avocado and just about anything (well, almost!) Easy Enchilada Casserole Ingredients 1 pound ground beef 1 teaspoon garlic salt […]

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Quick & Easy Vegetable Soup

October 31, 2011

I made this a few weeks ago for someone that is in my husband’s Sunday School class and again this past Sunday for lunch.  The first time I did it on the stove top and the second time I made it in the crock pot.  Both times it turned out great.  A great quick meal! […]

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Chicken Enchilada Soup

February 8, 2011

Another round of ‘winter weather’ is headed our way.  Being a Texas girl, I’ve seen more snow in the last month than I have in my entire life!  I love it though….as long as I’m inside with a nice, toasty fire in the fire place! This is a perfect dish for the snow day we […]

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