Monthly Archives: October 2011

Soup’s On!

It’s fall on this side of the hemisphere, and my friends who live in cooler climes have been waxing rhapsodic about soup. Here in East Texas, while we have been having more temperate weather than the crushing heat wave we … Continue reading

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Country Roads

On Tuesday last week, to go along with the leftover Cheese, Spinach, and Mushroom Manicotti I’d made, I decided to bake some bread. Now, hubby loves, loves, LOVES my basic yeast rolls (especially when I make little mini loaves out of … Continue reading

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Hunt’s Pasta Sauce — 10 Cans, Meal 2

As a result of a great sale a few weeks ago at Brookshire’s, one of my local grocery options, I stocked up my pantry with 10 cans of Hunt’s Pasta Sauce. I usually make my own pasta sauce, but I do … Continue reading

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How Do You Spell “Comfort”?

This past Wednesday morning, hubby and I discussed what we might want for supper, and I decided to pull out a package of bone-in chicken breasts (bought on sale, of course!) from the freezer for a nice, big ol’ pot … Continue reading

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Do Aliens Have All the Fun?

In Canada, today (the second Monday in October) is their Thanksgiving Day. Happy Thanksgiving, Canada! Here in the U.S., the second Monday in October is Columbus Day, which is a somewhat disputed “official” holiday here. Bank institutions, Federal Government offices, … Continue reading

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Like a Fish in the Sea

Hubby and thought fish sounded tasty to us for supper tonight. As we’d most recently eaten Blackened Salmon , I was thinking it might be tasty if I broke into the four-pound bargain bag of frozen tilapia fillets I had in … Continue reading

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Hunt’s Pasta Sauce — 10 Cans, Meal 1

Brookshire’s, one of my local grocery options, had a fantastic sale last week — Campbell’s condensed soups were 10 for $10 (in other words, a $1 a can!!), as was Hunt’s Pasta Sauce — 10 (26 ounce) cans for $10! … Continue reading

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