Monday, October 25, 2010

Grammy's Famous Chili

    Grammy's Famous Chili
    1 lb. Hamburger
    1/2 lg. Yellow Onion - chopped
    2 Cans (28 oz. each) Crushed Tomatoes
    1 can Dark Red Regular Kidney Beans - DO NOT DRAIN
    1/2 stick of Butter
    Chili Powder
  1. Cook Hamburger and Onion together and drain.
  2. Add Tomatoes and kidney Beans to Hamburger and Onion.
  3. Stir Well
  4. Add Butter and Chili Powder to the Above.
  5. Bring to a boil and then simmer until ready to eat.
  6. *Sometimes I substitute dry beans for the canned beans and simmer all day!  The house smells so good! YUMMY! I love this with homemade bread (see my homemade bread recipe), Red Lobster Biscuits or corn bread!
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Thursday, October 7, 2010

Recipe of the Week: Blueberry Streusel Bread

Blueberry Streusel Bread

*Cream Together:

1/3 c. Butter, softened

1 c. Sugar

1 Egg

1 t. Vanilla

*In a Separate bowl sift:

2 c. Flour

2 t. Baking Powder

*Stir together:

3/4 c. Milk

1/2 c. Sour Cream

*Alternately pour Butter mixture and Sour Cream mixture to the Flour bowl.


*Fold in:

1 c. Fresh or Frozen Blueberries (We also love Raspberries)

( I always dump in a lot of extra blueberries!)

*Pour into muffin tins, 9 inch greased glass pan.


*Mix together

1/3 c. Brown Sugar

1/3 c. Flour

1/2 t. Cinnamon

*Cut in

1/3 c. cold butter

Sprinkle on top of batter.
Bake at 375 degree's or until toothpick comes out clean!
Our favorite Muffin Recipe! We love these with Tortellini Soup, Vegetable Soup, Chicken Noodle Soup, or just for breakfast! This is a MUST try :)

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Recipe of the Week: Aunt B's Tortellini Soup

Aunt B's Tortellini Soup

1/2 - 1 lb. Ground Sausage

1 - 2 (14oz.) cans of Chicken Stock

1 - 2 (14 oz.) cans of diced Italian Tomatoes

1 -2 t. Garlic

1 - 2 T. Fresh Basil

1 - 2 T. Fresh Parsley

1 (19 oz.) package frozen Tortellini

1. Brown Sausage and drain.

2. Add all ingredients (Tortellini will cook in the soup)

3. Serve

4. If you want to freeze - Cook all ingredients according to directions except do NOT add Tortellini. Attach bag of Tortellini to the frozen container.


Our kids LOVE this soup!
If you do not have tortellini on hand you can substitute other pasta!

A wonderful bread to go with this is my Blueberry Streusel Bread Recipe!

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