SOUPS ON!

BROCCOLI CHEESE SOUP 1 cup carrots, peeled and julienned, 1/2 pound fresh broccoli, tops only chopped into bite-size pieces, 1/4 cup yellow onion, diced, 2 garlic cloves finely chopped, 2 1/2 cups half-half, 2 cups low-sodium chicken broth, 1/4 cup butter, 1/4 cup flour, 1/4 teaspoon mace, 1/8 teaspoon allspice, 1/4 teaspoon cayenne, 1/4 teaspoon dry…

TWO OF MY FAVORITE THING TO EAT

CHICKEN FRIED RICE 1 pound skinless boneless chicken thighs, cut into bite-size pieces, 3 tablespoons low-sodium soy sauce, 4 1/2 tablespoons sesame oil, 2 garlic cloves, minced, 2 tablespoons butter flavored shorting, melted, 2 teaspoons black pepper, 2 1/2 teaspoons salt, 3 eggs, beaten, 1cup fresh white mushrooms, chopped, 2 celery stalks, chopped, 1/2 cup green bell pepper,…

WHO WANTS SOME HEAD?

HEAD CHEESE THAT IS WE ARE NOT USING THE HEAD My dear sweet Sistah-in- Law (Tootie) made me some hog head cheese. Today I am going to make Hog Head Cheese. Professionally hog head cheese is a meat jelly or a terrine. HOG HEAD CHEESE This is my rendition of Tootie’s hog head cheese.  I…