Black Bean Soup

Loi Palmer, January 2006 MMCW 2 tablespoons of olive oil, 1 large chopped onion, 4 minced garlic cloves, 6 cans of drained black beans, 1 can Rotel tomatoes, 1 inch thick slice of Tavern ham cut into cubes, salt and pepper to taste, 2 tablespoons Frank’s Red Hot Original Hot Sauce, 1/4 cup lime juice, 2 (14 1/2 oz) cans chicken broth. Saute’ onions and garlic in the olive oil until the onions are clear. Remove from heat. Add the {Read More}

About Loi Palmer

Loi and her husband Chuck have been married 22 years and have a revolving back door with three teens. She has a successful direct sales business, and is involved in a thriving mentoring ministry to women--Mom to Mom. Loi's passion is cheering on young moms in their vital role as godly wives and moms.

Mexican Chicken Soup

Vicki Webb, January 2008 MMCW 2 tablespoons Canola oil, 2 teaspoons ground cumin, 2 cloves minced garlic, 1 chopped medium onion, 4 cups low fat or low sodium chicken broth, 2 cups mild salsa, 1 1/2 lbs. chicken breast strips, fresh cilantro to taste. Additional optional items that can be added to soup: any type of canned beans such as black beans (rinse before adding to soup), and corn. In a large pot saute’ garlic, onion and cumin in canola {Read More}

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Split Pea with Ham Soup

Vicki Webb, January 2008 MMCW 2 medium coarsely chopped onions, 1 lb. split green peas, 6 cups water (enough to cover ham bone), 1 lb. ham bone, salt to taste, 1/4 teaspoon pepper, 1/2 cup sherry (this will cook off leaving good flavor), 1 small bag carrots. Rinse the peas.  But do not bother soaking them as this will make a thicker soup. Place everything in a pot (not including the sherry) and cook several hours. You’ll know that it’s done {Read More}

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Zucchini Soup

Loi Palmer, February 2008 MMCW website 3 slices bacon, 1 medium chopped onion, 1 clove minced garlic, 4 medium zucchini cut into 1/2 inch slices, 1 can beef consomme’, 2 1/2 cups water, 1 teaspoon salt, 4 tablespoons fresh parsley, 1 teaspoon fresh basil leaves, 1 teaspoon pepper, grated Parmesan cheese. Cut bacon in small pieces; brown in large skillet. Set bacon aside. Pour off all but 1 tablespoon bacon drippings. Stir onion and garlic in drippings and cook until onion {Read More}

About Loi Palmer

Loi and her husband Chuck have been married 22 years and have a revolving back door with three teens. She has a successful direct sales business, and is involved in a thriving mentoring ministry to women--Mom to Mom. Loi's passion is cheering on young moms in their vital role as godly wives and moms.

Taco Soup

Loi Palmer, April 2005 MMCW 4 lb ground chuck, 1 large chopped onion, 2 cans northern beans, 2 cans kidney beans, 2 cans corn, 2 cans Rotel, 2 medium cans stewed tomatoes, 1 can green beans, 1 small can chopped black olives, 2 large cans tomato sauce, 1 package taco seasoning mix, 2 packages Ranch dressing mix (powder), 1 cup water. Brown ground beef and onions. Drain off fat. Mix all other ingredients with beef and onions. Simmer on low {Read More}

About Loi Palmer

Loi and her husband Chuck have been married 22 years and have a revolving back door with three teens. She has a successful direct sales business, and is involved in a thriving mentoring ministry to women--Mom to Mom. Loi's passion is cheering on young moms in their vital role as godly wives and moms.