Blue Ribbon Quick & Easy Bean Soup Recipes


Taco Soup

By Melanie Young
Great soup and freezes well. It is very filling. A friend gave me this...

Pressure cooker navy bean soup with ham

By Jan Mullikin
I was seeking a recipe similar to the bean soup in a popular family restaurant and...

Hearty Beef With Barley Soup

By Tammy Sullivan
This soup has become a family favorite during the chilly days. Serve with crackers or...

Italian Minestrone

By Debra Freeman
I love soup. This is a delicious one and, as an added bonus, it is healthy...

Super Easy Kielbasa Bean Soup

By Jen Lobb
My dad got this recipe from a friend YEARS ago and it's a staple in my...

Bean Bacon Blue Cheese Tomato Soup

By Kelly Roberts
The blue cheese gives this soup a little zing. I added the bacon, blue cheese crumbles...

State Champion Chili Made Easy

By Martha Ray Deen
This chili has the makings of a champion, but it's so simple! You can modify the...

Football Chili

By Kay Cowell
When the first hint of a chill in the air comes on my family looks forward...

Tuscan Sausage and Vegetable Soup by RR

By Rose Rauhauser
An Italian flavored soup that my Grandmother used to make. It's simple, easy and packed full...

Borracho Baked Beans

By Deborah Garza
It was cold this morning and I wanted to create something that gave my home a...

Buffalo Style Chicken and Rice Soup

By Julie Penman
This healthy and hearty soup combines the same great flavors of Frank's brand hot wings served...

Easy Chicken Taco Soup

By Gretchen ***
This easy chicken taco soup tastes so good it's hard to believe it's low in fat...

Quick Pinto Bean Chicken Chili

By Janie Frey
When the weather gets cool, soups are created in this household. Again, I used ingredients...

Black-Eyed Peas and Little Smokies With Cabbage

By Robin Lieneke
This is the perfect New Year's Day lunch. The broth it makes is so tasty you...
18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes

18 Inexpensive Thanksgiving Dinner Recipes


Preparing a holiday meal can get pricy. However, there are ways to prepare a fantastic holiday dinner while still saving a few dollars. Planning a menu early and shopping sales are two tips. Preparing recipes with budget-friendly ingredients is also key. Potatoes are inexpensive and Hasselback potatoes make an amazing presentation. Turkey is typically the […]

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love

25 French Toast Recipes Your Family Will Love


Perfect for the holidays or for a random Saturday morning, french toast is a family favorite. What can be better than bread dipped in egg and pan-fried to golden brown perfection? Oh yeah – changing it up! By adding fruit, turning it into a casserole, or combining other favorite breakfasts (like cinnamon rolls), the possibilities […]

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes

20 Holiday Stuffing and Dressing Recipes


We don’t care if you call it stuffing or dressing, Thanksgiving isn’t Thanksgiving without this delicious holiday side dish. While we love mom’s classic recipe, we also can’t wait to try these twists and changes to the stuffing we’ve always known. These dressing recipes will have you coming back for seconds and even thirds!