Christmas Corner

Christmas is for children. But it is for grown-ups too. Even if it is a headache, a chore, and nightmare, it is a period of necessary defrosting of chill and hide-bound hearts.
- Lenora Mattingly Weber



Christmas is the keeping-place for memories of our innocence.
- Joan Mills



For the spirit of Christmas fulfills the greatest hunger of mankind.
- Loring A. Schuler



Christmas is the time to let your heart do the thinking.
- Patricia Clafford



Nacho Casserole Recipe

Ingredients:
1 (10 3/4 oz) can condensed Cheddar cheese soup (undiluted)
1/2 cup milk (can use low-fat milk if dieting)
1 (16 oz.) jar salsa
1 (7 oz.) bag tortilla chips (divided)
1 (16 oz.) can refried beans (can use fat-free if dieting)
1 - 2 jalapeno chilies, thinly sliced (optional, and/or to taste)
1 cup Cheddar cheese, shredded

Directions:

Step 1:
Preheat oven to 400 degrees.

Step 2:
In a 13 x 9 glass baking dish, stir in undiluted soup with milk, spread evenly.

Step 3:
Top with half of salsa and half of chips.

Step 4:
Carefully spread beans over chips.

Step 5:
Top with remaining chips and salsa.

Step 6:
Sprinkle with chilies and Cheddar cheese.

Step 7:
Bake for 20 minutes or until hot.