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Mom’s Christmas Jello Salad

Mix well in large bowl: 1 can crushed pineapple, with juice 1 large pkg Raspberry Jello Add, then stir well: 1 pint cottage cheese, small curd Fold in: 1-16oz cool whip, thawed. Refrigerate. Advertisements

Mom’s Chili

Saute in 2 TB butter or olive oil: 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 onions, chopped Cook with water until tender, 3-4 hours. 3-4 cups pinto beans 1-2 bay leaves add the garlic/onions Add to beans, cook 3-5 hours 1 lb hamburger, season heavily with chili powder, oregano, onion powder, garlic salt, brown. 1 jar enchilada […]

Creamy Chicken and Rice Soup

Boil 8 cups chicken broth 4 cups water 1 tsp chicken seasoning 1 cup rice Add, cook 10 minutes 1 tsp pepper 1 cup rice Add, cook 15 minutes 1/2 tsp celery seed 2 TB minced onion 1 cup chopped carrots 3 cooked, shredded chicken breasts In separate bowl add, and stir to make paste: […]

Navy Bean Soup

Cover beans with water, bring to boil, then add all ingredients, simmer all day, check frequently for water coverage.  Cook with lid until last hour, remove lid and let thicken. 2 lbs dry beans, sorted and soaked over night, discard water 1/2 cup bacon grease 1 TB garlic salt 1 tsp pepper 1/2 medium onion, […]

Cheese Soup

Boil in water, til tender: 3-4 carrots, chopped 2 lbs potatoes, chopped 1/2 med cauliflower 1 bunch broccoli, cut in small trees Heat butter in large sauce pan, saute onions, stir in flour, cook until bubbly, remove from heat. 3 sticks butter 1 1/2 cup flour 1/2 medium onion, chopped Add, stir until well blended, […]


1/2 cup bulgar wheat, soaked 2 hours in cold water, then squeeze out water 6 bunches parsley, chopped finely, discard stems 6-8 green onion, chopped fine 2 tomatoes, chopped fine, compress juice out first 3 cloves garlic, minced Mix in separate bowl 1 cup freshly squeezed lemon juice (6-8 lemons) 1/8 cup olive oil salt […]

Orange Julius

Combine all ingredients in blender on high til thick and airy: 6 oz frozen juice concentrate 1 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp vanilla 12 ice cubes