Tag Archives: comfort food

Chicken Fried Pork with Onion Gravy

Comfort food. The last month has been downright stressful – loss of pets, stress on the job (I manage a child care center as well as blog) – I need comfort; food for the soul. So here is a dish … Continue reading

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Chicken and Dumplings

I love comfort foods.   After a rough week, Saturday is the perfect day for an early dinner that serves up flavor and love – like Chicken and Dumplings!

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My Mama’s Meatloaf

My mom made the best meatloaf!  With colder weather, nothing says comfort to me like meatloaf (and the sandwiches the next day!)    

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Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

Welcome to Soup Week at the Lazy Gastronome.  Cold weather and busy days call for something warm and simple to warm your belly.  And our first soup – Chicken Noodle! Did you know that the old folk remedy for a … Continue reading

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Hearty Cabbage Soup

When I was a child we had some friends in our neighborhood from Portugal.  We loved going to their house for Cabbage soup and linguica (a Portuguese sausage).  I have not found sausage quite like the ones she made, but … Continue reading

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Easy Chicken Pot Pie

I love chicken pot pie and nothing says comfort more than one that is homemade, but I really don’t like making dough!  So I use refrigerator dough! It’s really pretty simple…

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Quick, Homemade Macaroni and Cheese

Craving comfort food but homemade takes so much time and work?  Not this comfort food!  The most time is spent baking it in the oven.  You can even make it the night before and bake it the day of!  And … Continue reading

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