Posts Tagged ‘comfort food’

Chip Mom’s Kitchen #37: Egg Drop Soup & Cucumber Salad

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I was lucky enough to get a wok for Christmas along with a basic Asian cooking recipe book. It’s got everything from stir fries to curries, and it’s been a lot of fun to work with! So much fun in fact, that I’d like to share one of my attempts with my chip kids:

Egg Drop Soup & Cucumber Salad

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Chip Mom’s Kitchen #36: Camp Apples

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So for the first time ever in my short 30-odd years of life I have gone camping in February! This peculiar event happened because it was 75 degrees with a breeze all weekend long and Senior Presidente and I have a tendency to keep our camp gear permanently packed just in case. Since it was a perfect weekend to camp, I decided to bust out this simple but perfect camping treat:

Camp Apples

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Chip Mom’s Kitchen #35: Jambalaya

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Though the weather has not been cooperating in The South, the calendar tells me its winter outside. I know there are plenty of you in more northern areas of the globe dealing with cold days and even chillier nights, so here’s a recipe and some music to heat things up!

Jambalaya

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Chip Mom’s Kitchen #32: Strawberry Shortcake

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When I was young my dad would buy the tubs of frozen strawberries and packages of little, indented, twinkie-like sponge cakes and serve up some dessert. In my old age, I found myself wanting a bit of that childhood sweetness. I didn’t know how tough it would be to make Strawberry Shortcake from scratch. Turns out, its as easy as making biscuits!

Strawberry Shortcake

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Chip Mom’s Kitchen #30: Apple Pie Cookies

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Its Volume 5 crunch time ya’ll!  Often during the lead up to a big event or family gathering we need something quick, simple, and delicious to cram into the extra half-hour we have to spare.  While I am all for home cooked, from scratch recipies, sometimes you just have to fudge it! This recipe (pointed out to me by Chip Mom follower Kayl) looked like just the thing.  I was really excited to make some…

Apple Pie Cookies

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