Chicken Vegetable soup

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Fresh chicken makes this soup healthy and tasty. Using boneless, skinless chicken thighs, helps this soup cook-up tender and moist. Also, I like to cube the chicken before cooking so folks can chow down without need for a fork and knife–just a spoon. This dish is really versatile . . . I’ve cooked it when on … Read more

Quick Tuna Salad

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Tuna salad is one of my favorite lunch (or light supper) foods, but I won’t eat just any old tuna. I like mayonnaise, egg, pickles, cheese, pecans, celery and celery seed (all the good stuff) in my tuna salad. However, if I get a craving flung upon me, and I just GOT to have some, … Read more

Mamma’s Famous Roasted Chicken

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This 3-ingredient chicken dish is so easy that I almost hate to even mention it, but it is so VERY tasty! I got the idea from a Cracker Barrel restaurant, where they bake a quarter chicken with veggies in foil and call it Fireside Chicken (and only serve it during some specific season–I can’t remember which). … Read more

Duck, duck, GOOSE! Three Grandkids!

I’m so excited to announce that I’m going to get my third grandchild in 57 days! How can I be so sure, you ask? That’s simple –  this is not a “normal” pregnancy, and the big day has already been determined. But then again, nothing about our family–and my daughter–is ever “normal”. This whole pregnancy has been … Read more