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Recipe for Crab Soup Served at President Obama Inaugural Gala

By Alexis | Co-Editor

Overland Park’s Tallgrass Creek retirement community’s sister community in Maryland, Riderwood, today made public the recipe to its award-winning Crab Soup that  was served January 20 at a President Obama Inaugural Gala hosted by the Delaware, Maryland and New York State Societies of Washington, D.C. The recipe follows:   Recipe for Riderwood Retirement Community’s... »

RECIPE FILES: Lighter Chicken Pot Pie

By Alexis | Co-Editor

Ingredients: 4 medium carrots, peeled and sliced 1/4-inch thick 3 celery ribs, sliced 1/4-inch thick 1 medium onion, chopped 2 large cloves garlic, finely chopped 2 teaspoons chopped fresh thyme or 1/2 teaspoon dried thyme 1 teaspoon vegetable oil Fine sea salt 1/4 cup dry white wine or sherry (optional) 3 cups water 2... »

Halloween Party Decoration Tutorials

By Alexis | Co-Editor

Are you like me, on that constant quest to find fun and fabulous party decorations? With Halloween creeping up on us our annual October party is being planned. In my search I have found some wonderful resources and I’m sharing them with you! Get the party started with a candy counting contest as guests... »

The beginning of fall means it is time to bring out the chili recipes

By Alexis | Co-Editor

Chipotle Black Bean Chili From Midwest Living  View this recipe and others here. Makes: 6 servings Yield: 9-1/2 cups Prep: 20 mins Cook: 7 hrs (low) or 3.5 hours (high) Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds ground beef, ground pork, bulk pork sausage, uncooked ground turkey or uncooked bulk turkey sausage 2 14 – ounce cans... »