Chicken Wild Rice Soup

Last week a dear sweet new friend of mine, Marilyn, from church knew that I was struggling with bronchitis and brought this great soup over for our dinner. To say it was great is really an understatement. It was so good, I kept standing at the counter eating it out of the container it was … Continue reading

Princess On The Porch

I just got a notification that Princess on the Porch is in Itunes Store for $3.99. This will let you have recipes and stories on your computer that will be so easy to keep instead of searching for recipes on the blog, chocolate castles.com.  

King Ranch Chicken Soup

Windows are open, more apple cakes are in the oven and looking through the newly delivered Southern Living magazine, this soup caught my eye. Our adult kids love King Ranch Casserole, but never thought about transforming it into a soup. Thank you Southern Living, that’s why we love you! 2 tables butter 1 cup chopped … Continue reading

White Lightning Chicken Chile

Since the temps have fallen below 100, surely the cooler weather will be here shortly. When it does, we need to be prepared to have a big pot of chile ready for that first cool evening. This is taken from Southern Living Comfort Food magazine. 1 large sweet onion, diced 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 … Continue reading

Chimichurri Sauce

We are at some of our precious friends home for a couple of days out here in California. Last night they treated us to amazing grilled steaks with this awesome sauce. Dee is kind enough to share recipes with me and when she showed me this recipe, I knew that I would be making this … Continue reading

Chicken and Artichoke Penne

Looking for some new summer recipes, this one jumped off the page from my new Southern Living that arrived a couple of days ago. 1 1/4 teas kosher salt, divided 1/2 lb penne pasta 1 lb chicken breast tenders 1 1/4 teas black pepper, divided 3 tables olive oil 1 pint cherry tomatoes 1 (9 … Continue reading

Chicken Florentine Manicotti Alfredo

Received my new Southern Lady magazine. I have wiped off the drool from the front cover as it displayed a gorgeous pecan-date pie which is just divine and went quickly pass the desserts in search of a new dinner recipe. This one sounded like it was meant for today, since we woke up to 27 … Continue reading

Chicken Breasts Lombardy

A friend of mine brought me 2 sacks of cookbooks that she was getting rid of, knowing how I love to look through them, she immediately called me to see if I wanted them…one of those was Five Star Recipes from Southern Living which has a picture with each recipe. This one caught by eye … Continue reading