Is it Hearty Soup or Soupy Chili, Recipes

Hearty Soup or Soupy Chili, Recipe

Hearty Soup or Soupy Chili Recipe

Can you believe that it is April and some areas are still experiencing winter-like temperatures? Last weekend we had cooler temperatures along with some rain on Sunday. I love rain, without thunderstorms and we can sure use the moisture!

It is great to be expecting rain unless you have something that “has to be done”. Just last weekend we had purchased a couple of trees on Saturday so they had to be planted. Well, Sunday came around and there was a chance of rain.

So my husband and son were working frantically to get the trees planted before the rain. I love to plant flowers and veggies, but when it comes to trees and digging holes I leave that to someone else.

While they were digging holes and tracking in dirt & mud into the house I was preparing a hearty dinner. I knew that they were working up quite an appetite and that it was getting cooler as the day went on. So I decided to make soup and cornbread. Warm and hearty! Can’t go wrong, right?!

I was worried as to whether or not he would like the meal because I noticed he turned his nose up. He said the noodles reminded him of goulash, which was his least favorite meal as a kid. It didn’t take any time to pick out some of the noodles.

So if you’re looking for a quick and easy, yet hearty meal; this is it! I am not even sure what to name this soup. My husband called it soupy chili. I think hearty soup sounds better. ;-)

What would you name this soup?

Soupy Chili/Hearty Soup

You will need:

2 Cans Ranch Style Beans (do not drain)

2 Cans Campbell’s Minestrone Soup

1 Can Rotel

1 Can of Water

1 pound ground meat, browned & drained

Combine all of the ingredients. Bring to a boil. Simmer for about 5 minutes.

It is ready to serve.

Tips:

If you have left over browned ground meat, this would be a great recipe to use it up.

You may want more/less water depending on the consistency that you like.

The minestrone soup has some noodles in it that can be picked out.

Servings suggestions:

Serve w/ chopped onion on top.

Serve w/ shredded cheese on top.

Serve w/ cornbread

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Tools To Be A Better Mom

Do you ever feel overwhelmed with all of the hats that you wear as a mom?

Do you wish you could attend a conference where you could learn skills to be a better mom?

The Mom Conference

Maybe you want to attend the conference but can’t find the time to take away from your kids and the household chores. Or maybe money is so tight that you can’t find it in the budget to attend a conference.

Now you have the opportunity to learn from top parents from the comfort of your own home and it is FREE!! Who doesn’t love FREE, right?! And don’t worry about sitting through the conference without potty breaks or screaming babies. The Mom Conference is broken down into doable time slots because they know how busy us moms are from day to day.

The Mom Conference started today & there is still time for you to sign up. But you’ll need to hurry because the conference is only this week and each day there is a new speaker with lots of great information. I know that you will not want to miss out, so sign up here The Mom Conference

There is also an opportunity to win prizes once you register for The Mom Conference.

I can’t wait to hear all of the positive feedback about the conference.

Cheesy Chicken Spaghetti, Recipe

Cheesy Chicken Spaghetti Collage

About once a month we would do a pot-luck lunch. This was about 10 years ago while I was working at a bank. It was a great way to get to know other co-workers and also try delicious food that you might now have tried otherwise.

On one of the occasions, one of the girls brought chicken spaghetti. I asked for the recipe and have since changed it up a bit to suit my family’s taste. I hope you enjoy!

Bowl of Chicken, Diced

Cheesy Chicken Spaghetti Ingredients

Cheesy Chicken Spaghetti

1 12 ounce pkg spaghetti noodles, cooked & drained

1 can cream of chicken soup

1 16 ounce velveeta cheese, diced

1 stick butter

1 large can tomatoes, diced

2 Cups Chicken, cooked & diced

1 tsp onion powder

1 tsp garlic powder

Directions:

Start a pan of water to boil. Once boiling, add spaghetti noodles. Cook to designed tenderness (8-10 minutes).

While waiting on the noodles to be ready, melt stick of butter in pan. Add onion powder and garlic powder. Add soup, tomatoes, and velveeta cheese.

Cook on low until all of the cheese is melted.

Once noodles are tender, drain, pour into a 13X9 (or larger) casserole dish.

Top with cooked, diced chicken.

Then pour the cheese mixed over & stir.

Cook at 350 degrees for 30 minutes or until bubbly & heated through.

Tips:

A full rotisserie chicken, skinned & deboned can be used. If you don’t have a full chicken, cook/grill 3-4 chicken breasts then dice/shred for this. This is also a great time to use leftover chicken breasts that may or may not already be seasoned. That is what I have done the night I took these pictures.

Instead of using garlic powder you can use a garlic clove, which I don’t normally have on hand.

Instead of using onion powder you can use ½ to a full onion, diced.

This is also a great recipe to use up left-over turkey around the holidays.

Serve w/ Garlic Bread & Salad

Cheesy Chicken Spaghetti

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Brown Sugar Body Scrub

While living in Texas I was involved in a Mommy Group. I met a lot of great moms. Some of which, I am still friends with today and wouldn’t have met had it not been for the Mommy Group.

Anyway, during that time I shared with one of the other moms that I was having a one-day surgery. She was sweet enough to put together a personal care basket of goodies for me & leave it on my doorstep on the day of my surgery so that it would be there when I returned home.

In that basket of goodies was a homemade brown sugar body scrub. I have used various other body scrubs but always return to the brown sugar body scrub similar to what my friend had dropped off. She made the scrub herself.

Not long after we held a Mommy Night Out Event where we made a lot of homemade products, one of which was the Brown Sugar Body Scrub.

Since that time I have made my own and because I love it so much I wanted to share it with you today. I love using a body scrub because it sloughs off the dead skin leaving skin smoother and softer. It is also great to use before shaving for a closer shave. If you don’t shave but use the hair removal creams, this is a must have. And if you like the sunless tanning products this will help you get a much more even color because it takes off the dead skins cells first.

If you’re wondering if your skin will feel greasy or oily since this has olive oil, the answer is no. Your skill will feel smooth. You will love the feel. I use this on my body, but have not used it on my face.

Brown Sugar Body Scrub collage

Brow Sugar Body Scrub

You will need:

2 Cups Brown Sugar

2 Cups Olive Oil

2 TBSP Almond Oil

Mix together the ingredients in a large glass bowl. Then store in airtight containers. I use the canning/jarring containers. I like mind to have a little more oil than the brown sugar, but not too much.

Then when you’re ready to use take a scoop out and mix with your favorite shower gel, wash body and rinse.

Brown Sugar Body Scrub Ingredients

Brown Sugar Body Scrub mix

Brown Sugar Body Scrub jarred

Tips:

When choosing your olive oil I would recommend the light tasting version (even though you won’t be eating this) because the smell isn’t as strong. This is a personal choice of course.

This is also a great gift idea, so make up extra & put into a small container w/ a bow & tag.

Use the Brown Sugar Body Scrub before shaving, before using the hair removal lotions, before tanning, before using sunless tanning lotion, before manicures and pedicures (make sure to remove the oil from the nails before applying polish.

Have you made brown sugar scrub? Is your recipe similar to this?

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Cake Decorating Classes and Cake Pictures

Cake Collage

While living in Texas I had a friend that was a very talented cake decorator. Once we had her cakes we never bought anywhere else. So when we moved to Oklahoma I searched for someone to make our cakes. At that time they seemed to be far and few between.

Since my options at that time seemed to be buying from a local supermarket or bakery, I looked into taking a cake decorating class. I thought that if nothing else I would be able to make a nice cake for my family. Over dinner with another couple, I mentioned that I was considering taking a cake decorating class and was so excited that she said she’d take it with me. Yeah! Doing things with friends makes everything better!

So last summer I took the Beginner Cake Decorating Class from a bakery shop owner here in OKC. It was so much fun and I learned so much that I decided to follow through with the Intermediate Class which finished up a few weeks ago. And guess what? I have already signed up for the Advanced Class that will start in April.

It is a lot of work but so rewarding to see the final results once you’ve worked so hard at creating the cake. I certainly don’t claim to be an expert by any means, but I have come a long way since I started taking classes. I can get the base icing smooth (or smooth to me) and I have learned to work with fondant, which used to intimidate me. Ok, maybe it still intimidates me just a bit. ;-)

Now remember when I started taking these classes it was just to be for family. But since I starting my classes I have had people ask if I will make them a cake. Of course, I agreed thinking that it would give me more experience. And now I am getting a few more cake orders which is pretty exciting. So I am thinking there may be a little extra money to be made soon. Now I need to come up with a name for my cake business cards. I am sure I will also offer cupcakes, cake pops, cookies, etc. Any ideas for a name? ;-)

I decided to share my cakes with you. What do you think? Thanks for letting me share.

Have you ever taken a cake decorating class? If you have ever considered taking a class, I encourage you. It is so much fun and you will learn some great techniques.

Flower Basket Weave Cake

Heart Floral Cake

Floral Stripe Cake

Rose Flower Cake

Flower Pot Cake

Flower Bouncers Cake

Sugar Bells Wedding Cake

Bow Square Cake

Brush Emboridery Cake

Teacher Appreciation Cake

Teacher Birthday Cake

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Bloggers Brags Weekly Pinterest Party, Week 4 of Co-Hosting

Last week even though I was Co-Hosting the Bloggers Brags Weekly Pinterest Party I was out of town on a last minute trip. We went to Branson, Mo for Spring Break! Have you ever visited?

Since we were out of town I didn’t have my posts ready to be pinned, but boy did I see some great things. I have a few more recipes pinned that I want to try in the near future. And the crafts and DIY’s are endless.

So I am excited to be Co-Hosting for my 4th week at the Bloggers Brags Weekly Pinterest Party. Have you linked up yet? Have you found some great recipes? Or have you found some things that you’ll be doing? I just love how there is such a variety, something for everyone.

Over the last few weeks have you pinned anything that you’ve already made or done? I’d love for you to share your results!

Don’t forget to follow hosts; Misty and Tammy. Also co-hosting this week is Bonnie, so follow her too. I know they all have lots to offer.

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Hersheys Kisses Milk Chocolates, Review

Last but certainly not least, the Hersheys Kisses Milk Chocolates, compliments of Influenster for the J’Adore VoxBox Campaign.

I love being able to work with Influenster where I receive quality products in exchange for my honest review.

The other great products that I received in the Influenster J’Adore VoxBox are:

Boots Botanics Shine Away Ionic Clay Mask

Fizz Ease 3-Day Straight Flat Iron Spray

KISS Looks So Natural Lashes

Red Rose Simply Indulgent Tea

Vaseline Men Spray Lotion

JAdore VoxBox Collage

If you guessed that I opened the Hersheys Kisses Milk Chocolates first, when I opened my J’Adore VoxBox from Influenster, you were right! Don’t judge, you know that you would have too. ;-)

The box was delivered right after Valentine’s Day so I felt extra love getting more chocolates. Because what girl doesn’t love chocolate kisses. ;-)

The creamy, Hersheys Kisses Milk Chocolates; as delicious today as they were when I was younger. And now my kids get to enjoy them! I love their size because sometimes I need just a little bit of sweetness to get through a slump. Even just one chocolate kiss is the perfect treat.

Plus, I know that Hersheys Kisses Chocolates offers other flavors.

Which flavor of Hersheys Kisses are your favorite?

Hersheys Kisses Collage

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KISS Looks So Natural Lashes, Review

The Kiss Looks So Natural Lashes from the J’Adore VoxBox compliments of Influenster was probably the most interesting item. It is only because I have never tried wearing lashes.

Other products in the Influenster J’Adore VoxBox were the Boots Botanics Shine Away Ionic Clay Mask, Fizz Ease 3-Day Straight Flat Iron Spray, Red Rose Simply Indulgent Tea, Hershey’s Kisses Milk Chocolate, Vaseline Men Spray Lotion.

JAdore VoxBox Collage

Kiss Looks So Natural Lashes

I have to be honest. Even though I am a pinch over 40 I have never even attempted to wear lashes. I love the way they look on friends and have been curious, but not enough to try them. At least not until now! I would love to have long full lashes naturally, but since that just isn’t in the genes I guess I can now resort to wear these lashes.

My experience with these lashes has been positive. The lashes had to be trimmed a bit to fit my eyes before applying. I applied the lashes before applying eye shadow, but still applied the eye-liner and mascara after applying the lashes. I’ll have to say that I was pleasantly surprised at how easy they were to apply. My husband even liked them, he said they were beautiful and he was really impressed at how real they looked.

They were also easy to remove with some eye-makeup remover.

After wearing the KISS Looks So Natural Lashes that one day it was strange not to have them on afterwards.

Now, I may not wear them daily but I do think I will keep them on hand to wear if we have a dinner or another event to attend.

Have you ever worn lashes? What was your experience?

Can you tell how long and natural the KISS Looks So Natural Lashes look in the picture?

Looks So Natural Lash Collage

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Boots Botanics Ionic Clay Mask Shine Away, Review

Here is my review on the Boots Botanics Shine Away Ionic Clay Mask, another review from my J’Adore VoxBox compliments of Influenster. I received this VoxBox last month in exchange for my opinion. Quality products from Influenster in exchange for my honest review? Anytime!

As you know, there were several items in the J’Adore VoxBox, others were the Red Rose Simply Indulgent Tea, Hershey’s Kisses Milk Chocolate, KISS Looks So Natural Lashes, Vaseline Men Spray Lotion, Frizz Ease 3-Day Straight Flat Iron Spray.

JAdore VoxBox Collage

Since I struggle with oily, blemish-prone skin I was excited to try this product to see if it could help with those issues, like it claims.

The product information for Boots Botanics Ionic Clay Mask Shine Away said that it is hypo-allergenic and good for any skin type, deeply cleans and absorbing any excess oil.

I’ll have to say that I was pleased with the results. I used it one evening and by the next morning my blemishes weren’t as noticeable and my face didn’t seem as oily. I have since used the clay mask 3 different times. I am hoping that if I use the Boots Botanics Shine Away Ionic Clay Mask on a regular basis my skin will continue to look better.

Tips – apply quickly in an even thin layer. It dries quickly and doesn’t take much.

Do you use a facial mask?

Not my most appealing look LOL ;-)

Botanics Clay Mask Collage

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Frizz Ease 3-Day Straight Flat Iron Spray, Review

Aren’t you loving the reviews from my J’Adore VoxBox compliments of Influenster that I received last month in exchange for my opinion? Since I have been working with Influenster I have been pleased with the variety and quality of products, and can’t wait to see what the next box has to offer.

Look at the other items that were in my J’Adore VoxBox:

Boot Botanics Shine Away Ionic Clay Mask, KISS Looks So Natural Lashes, Red Rose Simply Indulgent Tea, Hershey’s Kisses Milk Chocolate, Vaseline Men Spray Lotion

JAdore VoxBox Collage

Frizz Ease 3-Day Straight Flat Iron Spray

I have naturally wavy/curly hair, but will straighten or curl it regularly. I like being able to use a product that will help protect my hair without causing it to feel greasy and leaving it limp while helping it to keep the desired look.

The product information says that the straightening will last 3 days, but I wash mine daily. I have heard that it isn’t necessary but I haven’t ventured out on not washing it daily, yet!

I followed the directions; wash as usual, towel dry, spray in the Frizz Ease 3-Day Flat Iron Spray and comb through while the hair is still damp. Then I blew it dry and straightened it afterwards. I didn’t even try to use a round brush and style while drying as you can tell by one of the pictures below.

I was pleasantly surprised that my hair was smoother than usual and it didn’t feel greasy. I actually decided to just brush my hair on the second day instead of the usual washing. I was pleasantly surprised that it still looked and felt great. On the third day I did wash my hair as usual but it still looked straight before washing.

My daughter was home for a visit and straightens her hair most days, so I let her try the Frizz Ease 3-Day Straight Flay Iron Spray. She said she really liked the product as well.

Even though it specifies that it is for straightening, I did use it before curling my hair. It still felt great and held the curl.

I would also like to add that it wasn’t very humid at the time of my reviewing the Frizz Ease 3-Day Straight Flat Iron Spray. So I will be anxious to see if the results are as good during more humid days.

What are your go-to products when styling your hair?

And I would also like to add that I don’t claim to be any good at taking selfies ;-)

Frizz Ease Collage

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