Category Archives: beef

Steak and Mac and Cheese Chili

Nature is remarkable in its machinations.  The ceaseless churning and winnowing are in best in evidence as summer bows to autumn’s arrival.  From the weekend camping trip, I took away an even deeper appreciation for quite spaces and forgotten places.  … Continue reading

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Iowa Pork and Corn Chili

Fortunate are those who drink from the well of success until they are sated. Still more fortunate are those with the wisdom to cease pulling from the well, lest become drunk on success.  Mrs. Chili 365 is chock full of … Continue reading

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Let Them Eat Steak and Chili Spaghetti Sauce

I stashed the vial into the hidden pocket of my ratty green shorts. A plastic cylinder with a screw cap closure, the tube was unassuming- in a space-age sort of way. With respect to the small vial and its tiny … Continue reading

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Rocking Ramen Chili

Be thee warned, the Millennial Generation is more prepared then Gen X. Case in point, Chili Jr. (age 13) and Pre (a spry 11) have begun preparing for college. Prima facie, this would be outstanding, as I waited to prepare … Continue reading

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The Roast With the Most…..Chili

Look deeply into my eyes, dear stranger, and tell me truly- is there anything ketchup can’t do?  I’m not positing that ketchup is the world’s great food but I will submit versatility as one of its admirable attributes. Let’s review … Continue reading

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Steak, Jalapeno, and Onion Chili

Sixteen days until the next marathon and my right knee is cranky, which makes me upset.  Because relationships are about give and take, my knee should agree to give me the ability to run painlessly while I solemnly pledge to … Continue reading

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Garlicky Chili Cheese Sandwiches

The blister on my foot faithfully mimics the shape of Texas and, by the intense pain it is imparting, it likely rivals the Lone Star State in size. Garlic should help.  This of course, is wild conjecture.  I remain, however, … Continue reading

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