Snow Days and Food!

by jerseygirl on February 11, 2010 · 12 comments

Yes, we’ve got some snow! Over three feet in less than five days! So as you can imagine there has been a lot of cooking and baking going on in this house. I made some oldies but goodies and we also tried out some new recipes. Some were healthy and some weren’t! But we did replenish all the calories we used from shoveling and removing the snow. Here are some good food ideas when you’re snowed in. (Click on the highlighted food under the picture and it will take you to the recipe.) Take a look! Come back next time for some sweet treats we made. Happy winter everyone!

How about sugar donut muffins for your breakfast?

Mama’s Sunday Pork Gravy is perfect if you’re home for the afternoon.

If it snows, I have to make a big pot of Beef Barley Vegetable Soup.

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Mary February 11, 2010 at 7:23 pm

That barley soup sounds delicious. Stay warm and dry. Have a great day. Blessings…Mary


Juliana February 11, 2010 at 9:14 pm

Wow, everything looks so delicious…and I love the snowman picture 😉


Jen_from_NJ February 11, 2010 at 9:53 pm

Hi Lisa, I just posted "Lots of Snow and Comfort Food!" We are definitely in the same boat, dealing with the NJ snow and cooking. Everything looks delicious and perfect for cold, snowy days!


HoneyB February 12, 2010 at 8:06 am

I LOVE being snowed in at home!! You have had more snow than we have had all year!! Not normal for us as I am in Northern NY! We usually have a ton of it.


Lea Ann February 12, 2010 at 9:31 am

I am so jealous of all of your snow. I love Colorado's big snow storms and love being snowed in. And that's some great "snowed-in" food. Keep warm and safe!


kat February 12, 2010 at 10:35 am

I really need to make those muffins!


Beth February 12, 2010 at 11:23 am

Those sugar donut muffins look absolutely fantastic


HealthJunkie February 12, 2010 at 12:50 pm

Ok. I have to say that sugar doughnut muffins are MY FAVORITE!! I love your blog, and I wanted to invite you to check mine out. It's


The Food Hunter February 12, 2010 at 2:37 pm

I love that snowman! At least you're making the best of all that weather.


The Blonde Duck February 12, 2010 at 3:17 pm

I want to come to your house for a snow day.


~~louise~~ February 12, 2010 at 5:53 pm

I heard about all that snow in Jersey. My sister got snow bound in Atlantic City. (I'm sure she didn't mind)

Great dishes for the winter blahs, Lisa. Thanks for sharing…


The Japanese Redneck February 16, 2010 at 3:01 pm

Lot's of snow. Bet they loved that soup after getting all cold!


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