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Beef Stew

By Kelly Bogard Beef Stew is such a hearty and warming meal. Did you know there are more than 90 different types of stew made around the world? The basics of stew are chunks of meat with a broth and vegetables. It is an easy meal to make and can feed several people—perfect for a big [...]

November 30, 2012|Categories: Beef, Featured, Main Dishes, Soups & Salads|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Broccoli Salad

By Kelly Bogard I have a confession to make–I haven't always liked vegetables. Don't get me wrong. I grew up eating the standard vegetables that my mother so lovingly cooked for each meal. But if it was any raw veggie other than a carrot, I wasn't going to eat it. Now that I am a mother, [...]

April 27, 2012|Categories: Kid-Friendly Meals, Recipes, Side Dishes, Soups & Salads, Vegetables|Tags: , |0 Comments

Reata’s Jalapeno Cilantro Soup

By Kelly Bogard A few weeks ago, I shared a recipe for Potato Soup Mix in a Jar that I gave to my co-workers for Christmas. After returning from the holidays, I was met with rave reviews from all who had tried it. So, when I was asked to cook up another soup to keep [...]

January 6, 2012|Categories: Recipes, Soups & Salads|Tags: , , , |8 Comments

Good Ol’ Texas Chili

By Amanda Hill We Texans love our chili. Everyone's recipe is a little different—whether you make it with extra jalapenos, beans, no beans, thick, thin, venison or lean beef. It's the perfect dinner option for a cold winter night. At Texas Farm Bureau, we have an annual chili lunch, hosted by the Commodity and Regulatory Activities [...]

Potato Soup Mix in a Jar

By Kelly Bogard Coming up with gift ideas for this time of year can be tricky. I want to share my appreciation with so many people—my co-workers, neighbors, my daughter's teachers—but I always struggle to find something thoughtful, festive and affordable. This year, though, I'll be giving Potato Soup Mix in a Jar. It's a [...]

December 16, 2011|Categories: Holiday Treats, Recipes, Soups & Salads|Tags: , , |3 Comments