Beef Chili

Yesterday being Sunday and also Packer Sunday, Dennis and I thought chili would be the perfect playoff game dinner. When chatting with my mom on the phone on Saturday, she mentioned adding a dash of cinnamon to the chili. Well, I did, and everyone loved it. After sautéing an onion and several stalks of celery,…

Turkey Chili

October is my favorite month! Once October comes around each year, I start making chili. I love chili, I love stew, all the comfort foods that we all enjoy in the fall. I made turkey chili the other night to celebrate the beginning of October and I’m going to share my latest chili recipe with…

National Chili Day Calls for Chicken Chili

Today, February 22rd, is National Chili Day. It is always the fourth Thursday in February.  Chilly is exactly what it’s been in San Diego this week, which gave me two good reasons to make chili for dinner tonight. I decided to make a chicken chili. I bought a rotisserie chicken from my local grocery store…

Beef Chili

Today there was winter storm that came through San Diego, our first winter storm of 2018. I knew we’d be getting rain and wind because I’d been watching it on the news for the last few days. I know it was nothing like the storms in the East, but when it rains in California, there…

Ground Turkey and Pasilla Pepper Chili

Last night was Halloween and I try to make chili each and every Halloween for dinner. It just seems the appropriate meal for this time of year. I love chili all year, but especially in October and November. It just says “fall” to me. My daughter wanted to have a few friends over last night…

Beef and Italian Sausage Chili

Yesterday while I was on a nice long walk – 4.7 miles to be exact – with my best, furry friend, Remington, I noticed the fall color in the leaves at the park. They were so pretty, I had to stop and take a picture. Noticing the beautiful fall leaves put me in the mood for chili…