Thursday, January 27, 2011

Delicious Soup Recipes For A Cold Night

Loaded "Baked Potato" Soup

What You Need

2 baking potatoes (1 lb./450 g)
1 can (10 fl oz/284 mL) 25%-less-sodium chicken broth
1 cup skim milk
3 slices fully cooked bacon, chopped, divided
3/4 cup Kraft Double Cheddar Shredded Cheese, divided
1 green onions, sliced, divided
1/4 cup light sour cream
Make It

PIERCE potatoes. Microwave on HIGH 5 min., turning over after 2-1/2 min. Mix broth and milk in large microwaveable bowl. Add potatoes. Microwave on HIGH 6 min., stirring after 3 min. Mash potatoes lightly.

RESERVE 2 Tbsp. each of the bacon and cheese, and 1 Tbsp. of the onions; stir remaining into soup.

SERVE topped with reserved ingredients and sour cream.


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Sunday, January 16, 2011

Time To Talk Gardening Here In Canada

Winter Months Were Made To Dream About Gardening.

As I write this,it's snowing outside and it's very pretty to look at. But not as pretty as looking at gorgeous and colorful flowers.

Since I can't wait for the gardening season to begin, I have started a list of websites related to gardening, so I have plenty of gorgeous plants and flowers to look at while waiting.

Just one of the site Free Plants Articles For Your Website Or Newsletter here that I really learn a lot.

You can find a lot of other gardening sites that I love right here


Sunday, January 02, 2011

Want To Lose Or Maintain Your Weight?

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Most people want to lose weight the easy way, not by torturing themselves.
Who wants to eat lettuce leaves and carrot tops? Certainly not me!

What I do to lose weight is not that difficult.
I cut down a bit on my food intake and walk about 45 to 60 minutes a day with my Nordic Poles.

There is an excellent article on this subject right here. Losing Weight By Walking