Loaded Baked Potato Soup

Winter is the perfect season for soups, chowders, and chilis. Their hearty warmth is comforting on a cold day, and the flavors of the season are to die for! Years ago, my husband developed a tasty recipe for potato soup. A few years later, my daughter added to the recipe to make a comfort foodContinue reading “Loaded Baked Potato Soup”

Making Magic With Holiday Leftovers

Not sure what to do with excess holiday leftovers? I’ve got some options for you that are simple and sure to please. This Turkey Chowder is a delicious way to enjoy leftover turkey on a chilly winter day and making it in the Instant Pot is a breeze! If you made ham this year, youContinue reading “Making Magic With Holiday Leftovers”

Tasty Holiday Side Dishes

This time of year is wonderful, stressful, chaotic, and fun. One of the best parts – apart from showing our love for each other – is eating a delicious Christmas dinner. It’s often a lot of work, but usually worth the wait. This year will be different for many. Gatherings will be smaller and someContinue reading “Tasty Holiday Side Dishes”

Quick & Easy Holiday Desserts

Looking for quick and easy holiday dessert options? The Ginger Optimist has you covered! Click the links below for instructional videos and recipes. Pistachio Salad is blend of creamy and crunchy and is a breeze to make! This lovely dessert is sure to delight the senses without breaking the bank. Click here for more information.Continue reading “Quick & Easy Holiday Desserts”