Our Famous Cheddar Beer Soup Recipe

This is one of my favorite “go to” soups on cold winter days — it is easy to make and warms the spirit. I hope your family likes it as much as ours does! Cheddar Beer Soup Saute the following in 1 stick of butter: 1 cup diced carrots 1 cups diced celery 1 cup chopped onion. Make a roux […]

Quick Gifts for Friends

Need another quick little gift idea? This is a Jiffy Popcorn container that now looks like a snowman! I added a white card stock circle to the insert, chalked pink cheeks, punched black card stock for the coal button eyes and mouth. Add a quick carrot nose and a simple hat that can open up and hold a gift card […]

Frosted Walnuts…

I remember learning how to make this simple and yummy giftable treat almost twenty years ago, when I was a pretty new Tupperware Consultant. The idea was to teach our customers to make homemade treats, package them in Tupperware for gifts and use old Christmas cards to make the tags that also had the recipe on it. A perfect gift […]

Ham Meal Plan

Today’s big purchase of the day was an 11 pound ham. (Yes, it was on sale…) This ham gives us over 10 meals worth of meat, and that is AFTER you remove the bone! Ham, bacon, pork – all is super to have as a meal for the family and here is my favorite thing about it: the FDA forbids […]

Crock Pot Split Pea Soup Recipe

Here is the recipe I promised you – GREAT to start in the morning and then enjoy at dinner time! Ingredients:1 (16 oz.) pkg. dried green split peas, rinsed1 meaty hambone, 2 ham hocks, or 2 cups diced ham**3 carrots, peeled and sliced1/2 cup chopped onion2 ribs of celery plus leaves, chopped1 or 2 cloves of garlic, minced1 bay leaf1 […]