Scenes from my Pantry: Split Pea Soup with Ham

It is almost spring!  We have one last cool weather soup hurrah before winter is officially over.  In honor of hearty and comforting soups I bring to you.....Split Pea with Ham.Split Pea Soup with HamServes 6-8Ingredients:1-lb dried split peas, rinsed and drained2- quarts vegetable or chicken broth1 ham bone 1 bay leaf2 onions, chopped3 carrots, chopped2 … Continue reading Scenes from my Pantry: Split Pea Soup with Ham

Scenes From My Pantry: Pumpkin Pancakes

I can stare into my pantry in July with my shelves lined with "this and that," and look straight at the can of pumpkin and completely ignore it.  Looking through my pantry in October that same can of pumpkin will immediately capture my attention.  Grocery store shelves are lined with Libby's canned pumpkin all year. … Continue reading Scenes From My Pantry: Pumpkin Pancakes

Life Simplified: Scrambled Eggs with Spinach and Parmesan

My life mantra is "Keep it simple".....I have repeated this so often to myself, and to others that I almost believe it is possible.  My daily life, I am my own worst enemy.  I always seem to have a "to do" list a mile long, and only feel productive if I am checking off my … Continue reading Life Simplified: Scrambled Eggs with Spinach and Parmesan