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Tortellini Soup

September 7, 2011


This soup is my family’s favorite.  My youngest asks for it on her birthday.  It makes a very large pot, so if you are not serving it to two teenage boys who eat like our 7 month old Golden Retriever, you will probably have leftovers.  I saw a tortellini soup on a cooking show where […]

Robust Tortellini Soup

August 18, 2011


Start with the chicken.  There are several different ways you can do this:  Boil three breasts and three thighs in seasoned water.  Let cool, shred. Pressure cook an entire chicken with an onion, celery, & carrots.  De-bone chicken; reserve broth. Make it fast & easy!  Use a Rotisserie chicken from Costco or you local grocer.  […]

Crockpot Italian Stew

August 14, 2011


We are so busy some evenings!  It seems this semester we are rarely home at the same time for dinner.  Some nights our best bet is to leave something simmering in the crockpot, and allow everyone to help themselves as they come in the door.  Not my favorite meal time tradition, but at least this […]