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Left-over Soup Surprise

When there isn’t enough “left overs” from the night before for two to have a proper lunch, make soup! I had 1/2 a pork chop, about 2 cups of cooked white rice, and about 2/3 of a cup of peas left over. I made some veggie stock, about 5 cups, cut up the chop into…

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Slow Cooker Coq Au Vin

SLOW COOKER COQ AU VIN 3 pounds of chicken thighs 1 packet beefy onion soup mix 2 cups fresh quartered or sliced mushrooms 1 1/2 cups rough chopped onions (or use pearl onions) 3 medium carrots, sliced or cut into sticks 1/2 cup dry red wine Fresh parsely if desired.   Brown chicken in skillet…

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I am grateful for my first china cup.

#ProjectZen #Day20 #GratitudeProject I was five years old when my mom presented me with my first official fancy china cup! I was thrilled! It’s such a small cup, festooned with happy creatures (a duck, a frog, and two mice) flowers, butterflies…..in cheerful colors. I can’t even begin to tell you how happy this cup made…