Hamburger Vegetable Beef Soup (aka school cafeteria soup) Take a step back in time with this one! Great childhood memories. Chocked full of veggies and ground beef, it's a meal-in-itself. Serve with cornbread.
VANILLA BEAN CAKE WITH STRAWBERRY BUTTERCREAM ==INGREDIENTS== (For the cake) 1 1/2 c unsalted butter, 2 2/3 c sugar, 9 egg whites, 4 1/2 c all-purpose flour, 2 T baking powder, 1 t salt, 2 c buttermilk, 1 vanilla bean, 1 t pure vanilla extract (For the frosting) 1 1/2 c unsalted butter, 6-7 c confectioner's sugar, 1 c fresh strawberries, 1 t vanilla extract ====