Planned Leftovers: Chicken Tortilla Soup Recipe

by Texas Homesteader ~ I’ve written before about how I love the Cook-Once, Eat-Twice method of cooking. And of course its close relative the Planned Leftovers method too.  With Cook-Once Eat-Twice cooking you might cook several meatloaves or stuffed peppers so you can freeze it for the same entree later. With Planned Leftovers you cook […]

Recipe: Potato Soup For an Inexpensive Bone-Warming Meal

by Texas Homesteader ~ The weather is very raw today – blustery, damp & cold. So I’ve got on my thinkin’ cap making plans for a bone-warming supper for RancherMan & me.  What’s my motto, y’all? That’s right, “Use What Cha Got!” So I’m pulling out the ingredients I have available to work with, including […]

MYO Cream-Of-Chicken Soup In A SNAP!

by Texas Homesteader  Recently I  wanted to make my handsome RancherMan a homemade Chicken Pot Pie, but I wanted to make it totally from scratch.  Cooking with cream-of-something soups helps to make recipes quick & easy. But you know those commercial cans of soup are full of sodium. Now don’t get me wrong, I have […]

Endless Soup for Warm Nutrition

 by Texas Homesteader ~ Lunches at the Taylor household are always fend-for-yourself style. Typically for summertime lunches RancherMan & I each just grab a quick sandwich of some kind. But in the wintertime I hunger for something a little more substantial. And something hot. I really enjoy soups in the winter for hot and healthy […]

What To Do With Leftover Chili-Cheese Fries          

by Texas Homesteader~  I had leftover chili cheese fries and didn’t want to just throw them away. My superpower is eliminating food waste. I’m not kidding, y’all! I’m typically able to fully (yet deliciously) utilize all the food we we have in various ways so it’s not wasted. Come see what I did with those […]