• Pot Roast In The Slow Cooker

    August 31, 2023thetipsyhousewife

    Pot Roast In The Slow Cooker This Pot Roast In The Slow Cooker is a total comfort food dinner that cooks low and slow all day while you do other things. A rich gravy is made from using onion soup mix, cream of mushroom soup, Worcestershire sauce and white wine vinegar. The potatoes and carrots are added in the last hour so that they are the perfect bite. This is a Fall recipe of your dreams. The full, printable recipe is at the end of this post. If you are the type to have questions and need visuals, I suggest…

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  • Classic Beef Stew

    Classic Beef Stew

    August 6, 2023thetipsyhousewife

    Classic Beef Stew Classic Beef Stew that comes our perfect every single time. Tender bites of beef, onion, carrots and sweet peas in a savory gravy made with vegetable juice and thickened with tapioca. This recipe is what you crave when you think of beef stew. This recipe can feed a large family but also freezes really well. There is a full, printable recipe at the end of this post. There is also a Pinterest button on the top right hand corner so you can pin this recipe for future use. CLICK HERE to follow me on Pinterest. I will…

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  • Macaroni and Hamburger Soup

    Macaroni and Hamburger Soup

    December 4, 2018thetipsyhousewife

    Origins Of This Soup There are tons of versions of this easy Macaroni & Hamburger Soup on Pinterest. It goes by many names, my most favorite being, “Bachelor Stew”. The whole idea of this soup is ease and affordability. My version reminds me of how soup in a can USED to taste. Before they added all the chemicals. How I Make It I make this soup on the stove because I have time and I am at home, but this is a GREAT recipe for your slow cooker if you don’t have time to stand at the stove all day.…

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  • The Importance of Sunday Dinners

    August 5, 2018thetipsyhousewife

    Sunday dinner is a tradition I think every family should have. Even if you are a family of one, the idea of preparing a wholesome meal on a Sunday is a great way to reset for the week and the leftovers make for a great lunch or dinner on a busy Monday. I have been a participant of the Sunday dinner my whole life. Even when I lived on my own as a single person I always prepared something extra special on Sunday night for myself or my single cousins and I. The importance of Sunday dinners is that it…

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  • Corned Beef and Cabbage

    March 14, 2018thetipsyhousewife

    For many years Saint Patrick’s Day was my most dreaded holiday of the year. I used to tend bar part-time (yes, yet another job) and nothing said amateur night (or day) more than Saint Patrick’s Day. It was a day and night filled with slinging drinks, sloppy drunks, no tips, and suburbanites wearing tee shirts that proclaimed they were “CHI-RISH” UGH! OnĀ  my own, I refused to ever celebrate the holiday except for the years I spent in my friends yard during the South Side Irish Parade. I don’t count that as celebrating because it was basically beer drinking, fire…

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