Comfort Food ~ Chile Cheese Pie


Today, I could write flowery “there’s a touch of autumn in the air” prose.  Noooo, this is about cheese. And sour cream. Things suited to be baked up with rice, chilies and hot sauce for a Chile Cheese Pie. 

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Pumpkin Cream Soup

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My week was bookended by funerals. Tuesday, longtime friend Vicki of Pink-Link laid her Grandma to rest, 100 years old. It was a sweet sendoff. Then Saturday, we said goodbye to Paul Conrad, my parents’ four-decade pal and fellow party animal. In my youth, when their “gang” shot pool at our house, Conrad’s booming “GET […]

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Crockpot Chicken Noodle Soup

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Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

This recipe post is being updated for our current almost-winter season. The weather here in LA is hot, then cold, then hot, then cold.  But I have to admit that in any temperature, I do love this homemade chicken noodle soup. If you own a crockpot, I insist you print this frugal, filling recipe.

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Funeral Soup


My grammar school friend, Val, lost her mom to cancer and the service was held at Holy Cross Cemetery, where my father-in-law is also buried.  Being there made me think about the circumstances of his death, and my pot of Funeral Soup.   This is a meatless version, but after I photographed it, leftover Turkey Meatloaf […]

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