Tag: comfort food

Roasted Broccoli Salad

Hello!  I have another awesome recipe combo for you today!  Some of my favorite recipes on this website are combinations of my favorite things.   A few years ago, my love for minestrone and Chili bore my Minestrone Chili.  Last week, I combined my love of egg roll in a bowl and […]

 

Chimichurri Chicken and Rice Soup

This post may contain affiliate links  This is a little embarrassing to admit, especially as someone who runs a food website for a living, but I just might have been the last person on earth to discover chimichurri sauce.   But I did. Last Summer.   And now I am hooked.  I just […]

 

20 Crazy Good Pressure Cooker Chili recipes

It has been a long while since I have done a round-up on this website.  I have two good reasons for this pressure cooker chili round-up.  Tomorrow it’s going to be colder in Iowa than in Antarctica, so we will all need a nice bowl of chili to warm up […]

 

Pressure Cooker or Slow Cooker Greek Chicken Chili

This post may contain affiliate links  I have realized this past month or so that I like my coffee, tea and soups and chilis to be a hotter temperature than the average person.   I love waking up early and enjoying that perfect cup of hot coffee before my kiddos wake […]

 

Sausage gravy green bean casserole

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #CookingWithOdoms In my house, we love green beans all year round.  We have two vertical garden boxes devoted to just green beans every summer, we enjoy canned green beans for a quick side […]

 

pressure cooker tomato-free chili

this post may contain affiliate links  Once it starts to get cold outside my favorite activity becomes bumming around and eating bowls of chili.  I love all the soups, stews and chili of this time of year! Every year my husband and I plant a huge garden that consists of […]

 

30 Amazing Mashed Potato Recipes

In a few weeks, I am hosting Thanksgiving for about 25 people!  I love finding new ” Pinteresting” recipes every year!  Can I tell you a little secret?  I can actually take or leave the Thanksgiving turkey.   What I really love are the side dishes! Mashed Potatoes was always my […]

 

Southwestern Beef Stew

After all three of my kids were born, I had friends bring me meals.  It is an amazing feeling to know people care about you when your family is in need.  In turn, I really love making meals for families in need.  It is a great feeling, especially since cooking […]

 

Minestrone Chili

Here in Iowa, this fall has been warm.   I have been in the mood to make some chili or a big pot of soup for weeks.  So, when it finally seemed cool enough to make some,  I couldn’t decide what to make.   And then Minestrone Chili was born. I have […]

 

French Onion Pot Roast

It is super sad that the photos of this French Onion Pot Roast didn’t turn out better.   Because, this pot roast was quite amazing- if I say so myself.  Here is why it turned out so well. 1).  I used a good quality piece of meat.  Honestly, I don’t […]

 

Sausage and Peppers Stuffed Shells

“This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Barilla® and Johnsonville®. The opinions and texts are all mine.  I have lived outside of Chicago most of my adult life.   But sometimes  I just crave “Chicago food” like no other.    This past weekend I had a few of […]

 

Slow Cooker Gluten-Free Meatloaf

I was a little reluctant to post this recipe.   I mean, seriously,  It is really hard  to make meatloaf look pretty in a photo.  Especially this meatloaf.   This meatloaf is made in a slow cooker.  This meatloaf is so moist, that it might actually fall-apart just a little bit. […]