I love this soup! It’s so easy and delicious. In fact, it’s so easy that you don’t even have to follow a recipe; you can just make it up as you go along, like I do. The soup is versatile, so substitutions are okay. You can use chicken, ground beef, or italian sausage. Start off by browning ground beef in your favorite skillet. Dice and add the vegetables and seasoning while the beef is browning, and continue to cook over low-mediumRead More →

A tragic thing happened after leaving the factory; the Cheesecake Factory, that is. Call it “dumb luck” or “Murphy’s Law,” but the amazing, fluffy, velvety, succulent, delectable, slice of paradise that was smothered with fresh whipped cream as white as the driven snow, and adorned with a miniature slice of lime from the Florida Keys–only mere nano-inches from my mouth–ended up like this: Yes, my carb-and-sugar-starved friends: see it and weep. My son bought me a slice of cheesecake asRead More →

Salsa “Or Something-Else” Stew A Momma T Concoction This versatile stew is something else! It’s easy to make and very forgiving. If you’re the kind of cook who likes to wing it with recipes, this is a good one to use. Gather your ingredients. The amount will vary depending on if you want to make a boatload or just enough for a small family. You can use hamburger or something else (chicken, stew meat, or sausage). All the ingredients areRead More →

If you shop at Costco, Sam’s Club, or Whole Foods Market you’ve seen the road shows. A microphoned voice floats through the store with the whirring of a motor serenading it in the background. You see a small crowd gathered around a booth and shoppers walking away with smiles on their faces and berry-colored moustaches above their lips. Curious, you peek over the shoulders of stragglers asking questions and see a variety of fruits, vegetables, seasonings, and recipe books onRead More →

Omega-3 fatty acids are an essential and important part of our dietary intake. Our bodies do not make this nutrient, so it must be included in the things we eat. It is crucial to our overall health because it keeps our bodies running smoothly. Evidence suggests that a diet rich in omega-3 oils can lower cholesterol, triglycerides, and blood pressure. Additionally, omega-3 may slow down the build-up of plaque in the arteries and lower the risk of heart attack. NewerRead More →