Side Dishes Archive


Thanksgiving and Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

Thanksgiving 2016 Recap and Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup Growing up I LOVED Thanksgiving.  It was my favorite holiday.  As a child, we would travel to my Grannie’s house and once there we were surrounded by extended family.  There was football played in the yard and cooking in the tiny kitchen. When


Homemade Peanut Butter and Cereal

Homemade Peanut Butter and Cereal The boys and I were off to the bus stop (yes, we are back in school) this morning, when Boy #2 politely remarks, “I forgot my water bottle.  Will you please go get it, mom?”  Should I be a Tiger Mom and respond with, “Too bad son.


Slow Cooker Green Bean Casserole Sans Cans

I grew up on canned goods.  Canned green beans and canned cream of mushroom soup were a staple grocery item for Thanksgiving dinner. Open the cans, mix together in a dish, top with French Fried Onions, and bam you just made green bean casserole.  That is one way, then there is another. Slightly