Monthly Archives: December 2012

Beef Stroganoff

Now that the cold, rainy season has started, my crock-pot has become a permanent resident on the countertop.  A hot bowl of something after watching the rain all day is just what we like.  An additional benefit is that it makes the … Continue reading

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“Onion Soup” Mix

Many recipes – dip, stroganoff, etc. – call for “Onion Soup” mix, which is generally found in the soup or seasoning aisle of the grocery store. After my epiphany with taco seasoning, it occurred to me that there was probably … Continue reading

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Taco Soup

We love Mexican food around here.  But once it gets cold, tacos just don’t seem warming enough somehow. My solution?  Taco soup! I first got this idea from my sister-in-law.  I’ve since branched out and created my own version.  Here’s … Continue reading

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Taco Seasoning

Do you ever get so tired of reading food labels that you decide to just “make it from scratch” to avoid the hassle? I gave up on store-bought taco seasoning awhile back.  If they weren’t putting MSG in it, then … Continue reading

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