Loaded Turkey & Veggie Chili

A little bit of a cheat since beans really aren’t part of my diet plan, but I need them in my chili. I made some cheese crisps to use as chips and topped the chili with sour cream, cheese and avocado. So delicious! 2 lbs Ground Turkey 1 cup Zucchini; cored & chopped 1/2 cupContinue reading “Loaded Turkey & Veggie Chili”

Tomato Rabbit & Mushroom Stew

I was going to make Hasenpfeffer with some leftover smoked rabbit, but was missing some crucial ingredients. Bummer! I still made a stew because it’s really cold and grey here. You can also make this recipe with chicken with phenomenal results. ❤️ 2 lbs Rabbit; cooked and cubed 1/2 cup Bacon Crumbles 2 cups Mushrooms;Continue reading “Tomato Rabbit & Mushroom Stew”

Bacon Broccoli Cheddar Soup

Another cold day calls for more soup. Bacon Broccoli Cheddar this time. I had some cream, broccoli and carrots that I needed to use up, so it was perfect. I made some homemade Garlic Bread to go with it. 1/4 Cup Bacon Grease 1 small Onion; chopped 1/2 cup Celery; chopped 3 cloves Garlic; mincedContinue reading “Bacon Broccoli Cheddar Soup”

Mushroom & Leek Soup

It’s pretty chilly, so this amazing soup really helped fight off the cold. Homemade soup is so much richer and more flavorful than the canned variety. Plus, the leftovers make an amazing tuna casserole. ❤️ 1 lb Mushrooms; chopped 1 medium Onion; chopped 3 cloves Garlic; minced 1/2 cup Leek; chopped 1/2 cup Flour 8Continue reading “Mushroom & Leek Soup”

Quick Beef and Vegetable Stew

Just what you need on a cold, dreary day like today. Beef and Vegetable Stew with Fry Bread. Things are kinda tough right now, so my Beef and Vegetable Stew is more like Vegetable and Beef Stew. I love vegetables, though so it all worked out! 8 oz. leftover Steak 1 cup Onion; chopped 3Continue reading “Quick Beef and Vegetable Stew”

Zippy Hamburger & Macaroni Soup

I accidentally opened the wrong side of the Cayenne pepper shaker and I’m kinda glad I did! It was stinking good and perfect for a cold, hazy day like today. Added bonus, my sinuses are now clear! 2 pounds lean Ground Beef 1 large Carrot; peeled and chopped 1 small Bell Pepper; cored and choppedContinue reading “Zippy Hamburger & Macaroni Soup”

Classic Beef Stroganoff

My goodness! I totally forgot how much I love Beef Stroganoff! My apartment smells divine! I opted for a more traditional recipe this time. Served with some Beef Pirozhkis. As always, it’s not traditional because I love tinkering with recipes too much. 3 lb Chuck Roast; cubed 1/4 cup Dijon Mustard 1/4 cup Vinegar 2 Tablespoons WorcestershireContinue reading “Classic Beef Stroganoff”

Leftover Ham and Potato Chowder

I love Holiday leftovers! So many possibilities but I always start with the classics. The herbs and tender vegetables go so well with the slight smokiness of the ham. 😊 I also made a garlic and rosemary Pain d’Epi or Scissor Loaf brushed with herb butter to go with it. Leftover Ham and Potato ChowderContinue reading “Leftover Ham and Potato Chowder”

Chicken In A Pumpkin

This Cinnamon spiced whole chicken roasted inside of a pumpkin was supposed to be a Halloween joke, but it turned out unexpectedly amazing! It went brilliantly with the Wild Rice and Vegetables, Gluten Free Pumpkin Spice Cake and Cinnamon Roasted Beets. Cinnamon Spiced Whole Chicken in a Pumpkin 1 Fryer Chicken (around 4 lbs) 1Continue reading “Chicken In A Pumpkin”