The Hot Cocoa That Nearly Shut Down My Christmas Party

Whew, it has been a cold start to winter here in Atlanta! So, what better time to share my hot cocoa recipe? But, first, let me tell you about the near riot this caused when I debuted it at my Christmas party a few years ago. I was standing at the slow cooker stirring the next batch (yes – this is one of those easy slow cooker recipes!) When a group of children and adults came charging in with cups in hands and chocolate on faces (I’ll let you decide whether it was the children or adults with chocolate on […]

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Soup’s on

Right out of the gate, you should know this is not an original recipe. I haven’t even tweaked it. However, when I’m not counting points, the tortellini to spinach ratio experiences a drastic shift. This soup is hearty, healthy and delicious. Chris likes extra red pepper flakes and I like to sprinkle extra cheese on top. We don’t get a lot of cold winter nights in Atlanta, but this soup is perfect when you want to cozy down and pretend you live in New England. All credit to Weight Watchers for the recipe. INGREDIENTS 2 teaspoons olive oil 1 onion, chopped […]

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