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Why Not Chili Tater Tot Casserole

With knowledge there is opportunity and as one acquires mastery of synonyms and symbols, doors fly wide open.  I have a tenuous grasp of simple mathematics and patterns.  If two negatives make a positive, then four negatives make for categorical … Continue reading

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Dark Side of Chicken Chili

The truth is obscured amid the luster and glisten, as unforeseen dangers lurk and beckon with luminescent allure.  The Holidays, much as is the case with anything held to the light of high regard, have a dark side.  A loud … Continue reading

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Chili Pork and Slaw

The waning light of day has served notice and now it is time to move the picnic inside. Stacked beside a warm dinner roll and a glass of cool lemonade, the chili-sweet pork loin and crispy slaw indeed make a … Continue reading

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Sassy Sausage and Rice Chili

Mrs. Chili365 cordoned off the center of the kitchen. The lines of demarcation were drawn, not with blood, but with the understanding that spillage of blood or bile or synovial fluid was a very real possibility.  The children were given … Continue reading

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Corn and Ramen White Chili

Mrs. Chili365 was growing distraught with her guinea pigs’ new habit of trampling and soiling their food. Always a ray of sunshine, Pre quipped, “Don’t worry mom, when an intelligent animal tires of eating the same food all the time, … 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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