Soups, Chilis and Stews

Touchdown! ~ [Skinny Chick Skillet Nachos]

October 1, 2014
Skinny Chick Skillet Nachos 3

So clearly, football season is in full effect.  I am not a football fan, but most of my friends enjoy it.  On Sundays, it’s kind of a lonely time for me, given everyone is off somewhere watching the games all day.  While I can’t much contribute to the friendly (sometimes friendly?) banter amongst opposing fans, […]

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Time for Awards Viewing and Superbowl Parties! – {Fergie Dip/Sloppy Fergies – Black Eyed Peas and Roasted Artichokes}

January 15, 2014
Fergie Dip plated

What do Josh Duhamel and jalapeños have in common?  They’re both HOT HOT HOT!  They also co-mingle with Fergie. Hi there!  And welcome back to my kitchen!  For those just joining us for the first time, welcome welcome and thanks so much for stopping by!   With Superbowl and television awards season upon us, I […]

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A Vegetarian Option for the Holiday Table – {Quinoa and Sweet Potato Casserole}

November 27, 2013
Quinoa and Sweet Potato Casserole Final

Talk about food to warm the soul…..  this casserole is as about as ‘comfort food’ as it gets!  And what I love best about this dish is it looks like Christmas as you put it together.  Give it a shot to see what I mean! ; ) This is another recipe that I made last […]

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Get Your Veggies…. It’s Soup Season! – {This Chick’s Minestrone}

November 6, 2013
Minestrone Fall

My apologies for not posting last week.  Life is full of ups and downs and this week I experienced one of the downs that we all, as animal lovers, never want to experience.  October 29th, 2013 marked the end of an era in my life with the passing of my 20 year old cat, Dixie. […]

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A Hearty Bowl to Warm the Soul – {Quinoa Lentil Crockpot Chili}

October 9, 2013
Quinoa Lentil Chili Single

Well kids, FALL is finally here!  Yes, even in Arizona we have departed from the triple digit weather and it’s becoming slightly more Fall-like here as well.  With the Fall comes so many things – jumping in leaf piles, apple picking, cozy sweatshirts and… America’s favorite pastime, FOOTBALL.  I can honestly tell you that I […]

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