Slow Cooker Smoked Sausage Potato Cheese Soup Recipe

Cheesy Smoked Sausage Potato Soup - Easy Comfort Food

*plus an unrelated note from Heather at the end* Bobbie says: "So, is it cold enough for ya?" I don't think I've made it through a winter in my entire life without hearing this lamest of questions at least once. I just smile and nod at the crazy person as I move along.  "Cold enough" implies that one looks forward to frigid temperatures. Anyone … [Read more...]

Quick Beef and Cabbage Skillet Recipe – Hearty Winter Fare

Quick Beef and Cabbage Skillet - roughly chop cabbage and shred carrots

Bobbie says: Winter was almost ignoring us here in south central Pennsylvantia:  not too frigid and hardly any snow, and heck, I even wore shorts last week. Well, indoors, at least.  Then that stupid groundhog saw his shadow on February 2, signalling six more weeks of winter. And then, someone must have passed the message along to Winter, … [Read more...]

Silky Smooth Green Pea Soup Recipe

Silky Smooth Green Pea Soup - dried split peas

Bobbie says: Now is the perfect time of year for hearty soups to warm the body and spirit. Served with bread (homemade or from the store) and perhaps a salad, this thick, creamy soup makes a great lunch or light supper, and pea soup is surprisingly easy to make from scratch. Once upon a time, I was told that if I could come up with my own … [Read more...]

Vegetable Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Vegetable Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Heather says: Winter is officially here and eating seasonally in the winter can certainly be difficult. Well, difficult if you like variety that is. For the most part we're reduced to vegetables that store well, like squashes and potatoes, along with hardy vegetables from the brassica genus: brussels sprouts, cabbage, collard greens, etc. I'm … [Read more...]