Turkey Soup

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Last weeks post was hopefully your coup de grace for a full-fledged DoAhead Thanksgiving. Today’s recipe is intended to help you think ahead with regards to your turkey leftovers!

Our tribe tends to have plenty of Tom Turkey left. We’re blessed to have “Shro” (our amazing BIL) turn it into a second round of delicious fixings in the form of soup! [Read more…]

Po-tay-toe, Po-tah-toe!

Potatoes and Asparagus

No matter how you say it, I love em!

Give me a potato and I’m a happy girl. When my friends come over for dinner and the meal lacks a potato dish they think I have fallen, bumped my head, and gone insane. That’s how much I like a potato!

So strap on some boots, let’s go digging for some sweet ways to serve up what may be America’s number one side dish…the potato! Here’s 30 ways for 30 days of taters! [Read more…]

Mangia, mangia! It’s Lasagna!

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I met my “Italian Stallion” when I was a senior in High School. It’s been twenty-eight years of marriage and the boy still makes my heart flutter. I’m grateful he popped the question all those years ago. I’m also grateful to his mother for her incredible cooking!

I still remember the first time I had Carm’s lasagna. Glasses of red-wine were raised and “Mangia, mangia!” (“Eat, eat!”) reverberated around the table.  [Read more…]