Stuffed Baked Potatoes

I know it, y'all know it...everybody knows it - potatoes cooked almost any way is comfort food at it's best.  Besides that warm and comfortable feeling that potatoes produce is that other crazy thing - you can cook them a million different ways!  Well, I stopped counting a long time ago and just made my own little "Top 10" list.  Included on that list is stuffed baked potatoes or twice baked potatoes or whatever you'd like to call them.  I make them with my families favorite ingredients like, cheese, bacon and a few other things thrown in....more

Mimi's Vegetable Soup

There is nothing more comforting than a big pot of soup simmering away for hours on a cold winter fall day. This low calorie tomato based soup is filled with good for you vegetables and protein all in one pot. It doesn't get more perfect than that. This recipe was Jason's grandmother's that Phyllis had tucked away with her other recipe cards. I knew it was a success when Jason said it tasted just like he remembered from his childhood....more

Taking the emotion out of eating but not the enjoyment

Pretty much all of us have been there at some stage or another. Consoling ourselves over the break up of a relationship, a bad day at work, the kids playing up, the weather being grey and wet. Almost all and every excuse we can think of to have another slice of cake, eat the rest of that box of chocolates, or for those with a more savoury tooth devour those tortilla chips smothered in sour cream and cheese....more