Meaty Chili

Ever since our church announced the date of the annual chili cookoff, I have been working on the perfect chili recipe. I discovered along the way that I'm not much of a chili person, but I do have one secret weapon up my sleeve for the cookoff. For years and years I have tried to be a chili person, but I finally accepted that it's just not me. This chili got the runner up award in my trio of … [Read more...]

Stuffed Poblanos

This is a rare recipe where none of the ingredients are on sale this week, but peppers are delicious and plentiful this time of year so I wanted to go ahead and share it. At my local produce stand I have been finding huge and beautiful looking poblano peppers and they are just to cheap to turn up. I grow my own jalapenos and always have cooked beans in the freezer, besides the poblanos I didn’t … [Read more...]

Homemade Salsa

Just a warning there will be a lot of recipes to follow this week! To start with I am providing the recipe to the salsa that I make. It is so easy and tastes world’s better than store bought. I encourage you to give it a try and dare you not to like it. If you don’t want to make homemade salsa be sure to buy some already prepared at the store three recipes this week use salsa. Plus chips and salsa … [Read more...]