Best Chili Ever - this super simple recipe has just the right balance of flavors for the PERFECT chili!

Best, Easiest Chili Ever. Ever.

Chili is practically impossible to photograph and make it look good, let alone any different than any other bowl of chili out there.

Just a warning.

But despite the seemingly common looks of this chili, it really is my most favorite recipe ever!

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Bacon Cheeseburger Soup

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