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1. What we had for dinner tonight:Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice SoupIngredients 4 cups chicken broth2 cups water2 cooked chicken breasts, shredded1 pkg quick cooking long grain and wild rice w/ seasoning packet2 stalks celery, chopped3 carrots, chopped1 small onion, choppedFresh garlic, minced (3-4 large cloves)Olive oil1/2 tsp salt1/2 tsp fresh ground black pepper3/4 cup all-purpose flour1/2 cup butter1 cup heavy cream1 cup milk Directions:1. Saute carrots, celery, onion and garlic in olive oil … [Read more...]

Today's mission is to kill this cold with caffeine. Seems like I may have tried this approach and failed at some point but since cold medicine and coffee overdose have remarkably similar effects on my body, I'm going to give it a try. I actually have to leave the house to run some errands otherwise I might be tempted to just couch it and call it a day.We had a fun and busy weekend that of course ended too soon. I was mildly interested in last night's Superbowl but was sad to have missed … [Read more...]