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turkey pumpkin chili

Turkey Pumpkin Chili with Black Beans

Easy turkey pumpkin chili is perfect for Fall! Black beans and Rotel tomatoes give it a Southwestern kick. A rich and tasty cold weather meal. Just about every food magazine this month contains tips, tricks, and techniques for a fabulous Thanksgiving feast — how to […]

stuffing casserole

Sourdough and Sausage Thanksgiving Stuffing Casserole

Traditional stuffing casserole is made with crusty sourdough bread and seasoned with pork sausage, leeks and herbs. I have discovered that there are two schools when it comes to stuffing — or dressing.  Whatever you prefer to call it. Having parents that were raised north […]

chicken and sausage gumbo

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

This yummy chicken and sausage gumbo recipe has a taste of New Orleans in ever bite. It’s loaded with chicken, smoked sausage, vegetables and spices. Oak Alley Plantation is a gorgeous antebellum home located on the banks of the Mississippi River in Vacherie, Louisiana, about […]

Black Eyed Pea Soup

Black eyed pea soup with ham is a hearty, smoky, and slightly spicy dish that will warm you up even on the chilliest of fall nights. Over a year ago, my husband and I had dinner with another couple at a local restaurant. My husband […]

steak fajita recipe

Steak Fajitas

Tasty flat iron steak is marinated for up to 24 hours for maximum flavor. Serves this sizzling steak fajita recipe with sauteed vegetables and your fave toppings. I mentioned last week my reasons for never ordering enchiladas at a Mexican restaurant.  Whenever my husband and I […]