Comfort Food · Holiday Specials · Recipes · Slow Cooker · Soups

Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup

I first made this soup for a little soup shooter snack alongside the meat and cheese board on the morning of Thanksgiving. I threw all the ingredients in my slow cooker before I went to bed, and woke up to some pretty incredible aromatics. On Thanksgiving, we usually skip breakfast and get straight to appetizers.… Continue reading Slow Cooker Butternut Squash Soup

Comfort Food · Pasta/Rice · Recipes

Homemade Mac ‘n’ Cheese

Who doesn’t want to indulge in a little cheesy goodness now and then (or every week in our house)? Mac ‘n’ cheese is something that almost everyone enjoys. Although I must confess that my daughter wouldn’t eat this comfort food until she was three years old. I know . . . strange, right? But she also is… Continue reading Homemade Mac ‘n’ Cheese

Comfort Food · Holiday Specials · Poultry · Recipes

Chicken Pot Pie with Biscuit Topping

This may be one of my favorite recipes of all time, and it tops the charts for comfort food on a cold day. It is also my go-to recipe for using up Thanksgiving leftovers (swapping out chicken for turkey, of course). I even use the leftover gravy from Thanksgiving in addition to the roux and chicken broth… Continue reading Chicken Pot Pie with Biscuit Topping