Butternut Squash Soup




from allrecipes.com

Original recipe makes 6 servings





6 tablespoons chopped onion

4 tablespoons margarine

6 cups peeled and cubed butternut squash

3 cups water

4 cubes chicken bouillon

1/2 teaspoon dried marjoram

1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper

1/8 teaspoon ground cayenne pepper

2 (8 ounce) packages cream cheese



In a large saucepan, saute onions in margarine until tender. Add squash, water, bouillon, marjoram, black pepper and cayenne pepper. Bring to boil; cook 20 minutes, or until squash is tender.

Puree squash and cream cheese in a blender or food processor in batches until smooth. Return to saucepan, and heat through. Do not allow to boil.



Winterizing: Why It’s Important & What It Includes

Who doesn’t love the smell of burning leaves or the beautiful colors that fall brings to our lives? Autumn is a wonderful time of year for family fun and games! However, with every good thing that comes about, there is always something else that must end. In this case, it is the closing of RV season. For most, now is the time that we are taking our last few trips and get a ways as the weather starts to cool and weather keeps us from taking extensive vacations. With RV and camping season coming to an end, it is important to understand the importance of winterizing your RV.

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