Basic Instructions, Beef, Bread, Misc

Homemade Whole Wheat Tortillas

Make eight tortilla shells. Plan on throwing the first one or two away (the cost of education) and I promise, you’ll never return to the cardboard tasting tortilla shells from the package. Besides the great taste, you almost always have the ingredients on hand and don’t have to wait...

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Poultry, soup

Potato Leek Soup

My kids used to love having their friends over for this green soup because to a kid, it looks gross, but even to a kid, it tastes surprisingly delicious.  Don’t let the ease of making this soup fool you…it tastes like you spent hours in the kitchen.  You can either purée...

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Desserts

Royal Icing Sugar Cookies

I was intimidated to make these cookies like the pro’s do…with that tricky Royal Icing.  I texted my sister who basically responded, “Don’t try this at home, kids,” which is Stark (our last name) for “You’re gonna have to try this.”  I...

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Beef, soup, Vegetables & Sides

Vegetable Beef Soup

This is a basic recipe for homemade vegetable soup. Where baked goods are more of a science that needs exact measurements, soup is an open field for creativity. But whatever ingredients you add, the better the stock (broth) you start with, the better the soup. 

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