Black-Eyed Pea & Sausage Chili

    In case you haven’t heard…winter is coming. And I mean that literally. Fall is nice here in the south because there’s no more stifling heat and humidity, but it still ...

White Bean Chicken Chili

  In need of a good, hearty chili that will warm you up on a cold day?  Look no further!  This dish was absolutely delicious, and everyone in my family went back for seconds! We have had white c...

Chicken Taco Chili

This chili got rave reviews from my family!  We had it for dinner last night, and everyone loved it.  And I really enjoyed how simple it was to make.  This time of year when the weather is cold, I us...

Weight Watchers Clam Chowder

Recently our country has been experiencing EXTREME cold.  Like record-breaking cold temps.  And when I say “country” I’m basically referring to the entire continental US, with the e...

Crock-Pot Sausage & Tortellini Soup

In case you’re not aware, slow cooking is all the rage right now.  And given the fast-paced, busy lives most Americans lead, it makes sense why!  You just dump ingredients in a pot, go about yo...

Bacon & Corn Chowder

This corn chowder seemed like the perfect dish to take the chill of an entirely-too-cold day.  It was definitely warming, but not the most outstanding chowder I’ve ever had.  I had high hopes f...

Skinny Taco Soup

Have you ever had taco soup?  I never had until tonight.  I mean, I like tacos, and I like soup, so it seemed like a pretty solid bet that I would like it.  Well, it was a hit!  My husband stinkin...

Favorite Recipes of 2012

Happy New Year, Readers! I know it probably would’ve made more sense to make this list yesterday on New Year’s Eve….but oh well.  I didn’t really have time to do it yesterday,...

Fiesta Chicken Soup

  So for the past couple weeks here in good ol’ Alabama, the weather has felt less than wintry.  Temperatures have been in the high 60’s and low 70’s.  Some might complain that...