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creamy potato soup {a guest post by Grace}

by Shawni
Hey my name’s Grace and here’s a change for once! 🙂
I’m taking a cooking class at school and I learned how to make this delicious soup.
I was so excited about it that I came home and made it for my family and my mom took pictures (of course) and wanted me to share it with you.
Here’s what you need (I doubled this recipe):
2 medium potatoes
3 Tbs. butter
3 Tbs. flour
1/2 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. celery salt (we didn’t have any but it still tasted good)
1 Tbs. dried onion
1/4 tsp. pepper
2 cups hot milk
grated cheese
First peel and cut up the potatoes and put them with water in a pan.

Let them boil just a little bit.

While they are cooking, in a different saucepan, melt the butter and kind of mix the onions into it after it’s hot.

Mix the other dry ingredients together in a different bowl and then mix them into the butter mixture.

Heat two cups of milk in the microwave while potatoes are cooking.

Boil the potatoes a little, and make sure they’re tender, then drain them.

Put them back in the pan and mash them just a little bit.

Add the warm milk:

Then add all the stuff from the other pan into the potatoes.

My teacher said that this is super good with bacon pieces mixed in.

But even without it is really good!

Hope you enjoy it!

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cheryl cardall February 13, 2014 - 3:47 pm

YUM! Looks yummy Grace! Potato soup is one of our very favorite comfort foods around here. We love to add crumbled bacon and cheese to it which makes it even yummier!

Tyra February 13, 2014 - 3:57 pm

Thanks Grace that looks so good and I LOVE anything with Potatoes!!!Yum!

:::k-laa::: February 13, 2014 - 5:55 pm

Grace, you sweet thang, you! thanks for sharing!

Quelly February 13, 2014 - 6:06 pm

I LOVE her!!! Does this girl ever NOT smile?!?!?! I will totally give that recipe a try – it looks so simple and yummy!

CathyMA February 13, 2014 - 6:18 pm

Excellent job!

charity February 13, 2014 - 6:24 pm

great pic of grace at the end. love you spunky girl, and miss you loads! good job on the cooking.

Dranrab February 13, 2014 - 7:42 pm

Aww that was a pretty dang cute recipe. I think it's just the way it was worded – made me smile.

Thanks for the recipe,

Nicole B.

Amy Makechnie February 13, 2014 - 8:51 pm

I will definitely enjoy this – thank you, Grace!

Jess K February 13, 2014 - 9:04 pm

How much grated cheese? Looks good!

Sarah February 14, 2014 - 12:53 pm

What a nice post Grace! Thanks for the great recipe. I picture you with your own cooking show on TV-you would be a hit! 🙂

Janelle February 14, 2014 - 1:51 pm

Thanks Grace! I am going to print it and suggest it to my 8th grader to make for us this weekend 😉

sherrie February 14, 2014 - 4:13 pm

Hey Grace, I rarely comment here (even though I could comment every day bc I relate to what your mom writes). I decided I HAD to comment on your post! I have all boys and I love seeing that there are some really cute, nice girls out there! Keep it up. BTW I often ask my 13 year old son to make "Grace's Flat Bread" – he has no idea who Grace is but now I'll have to teach him to make "Grace's Soup". He is also taking Foods this year. 🙂

rachfishop February 14, 2014 - 7:18 pm

Mmm that looks nice. My kids are usually pretty good at eating things with potatoes and cheese in so might give that one a go 🙂

Kelly February 14, 2014 - 9:18 pm

Ok, first of all, Grace…you are adorable. Wish my teenager would make me some soup…but I don't think he's interested. Dang it!

I'm gonna make this for lunch tomorrow! Looks delish! Thank you!

Unknown February 15, 2014 - 2:18 am

Grace your soup looks amazing! You are a very nice and super cute girl! I love your smile and I think you look a lot like your Mom!

Becca February 15, 2014 - 8:51 pm

Grace you are going to be a great wife and mom some day! Thanks for sharing!

Eyrealm February 16, 2014 - 9:18 pm

We're going to try this ASAP!

Cindy February 19, 2014 - 10:30 pm

Thanks for posting this!!

Mrs. Sol February 22, 2014 - 12:01 am

Oh my! That looks yummy! I love soup, so I'll have to try it. Thanks for sharing Grace!

LAYTON FAMILY February 28, 2014 - 1:59 am

Made this for dinner tonight and EVERYONE loved it! (That almost never happens in a family of 7). Thanks for the recipe!

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