Category Archives: soup

Feb 24

Broccoli Soup

I got super excited when I saw the theme for the next recipe swap.  Soup.  Love in a bowl, in other words. I also got super excited when I saw Sarah’s recipe that I was assigned.  Yum.  Not that this … Continue reading

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Jan 17

Stuffed Cabbage Soup for the Souper Bowl (in memory of the greatest dog I’ve ever known)

Another year, another Souper Bowl from Branny Boils Over!  Last year her effort yielded much success, and she’s looking to go even further this year.   Click here for more details on how you can be a part of this … Continue reading

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Jan 7

Cuban Chicken Soup (Sopa de Pollo)

It’s Crazy Cooking Challenge time again!  This month, the “topic” was well suited for this time of year – chicken soup.  Perfect! I had a bunch of ideas floating around my head, until this came along… Yum.  Seriously…YUM. This soup … Continue reading

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Dec 14

Soup in a flash!

Another quick-weeknight-especially-on-days-I’m-in-the-office dish!  This one seriously couldn’t be easier.  It’s a great idea to keep homemade stock in the freezer for times like this – or, you can definitely use a store bought one. Either way, this can be on … Continue reading

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Oct 21

Warm bellies

I love this time of year.  Once again, I’m knee deep in soups and stews.  Honestly, I could eat them every day, twice a day…so many choices and varieties…so comforting and warming.  Sarah’s choice for our latest recipe swap was … Continue reading

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Sep 29

Soup – it’s what’s for dinner

Even though the temps really haven’t dropped yet, I’m happy to say that it’s soup season.  I LOVE soup.  Instant comfort in a bowl. Growing up, I had a friend who called me every night and asked what we had … Continue reading

Posted in appetizers, cheese, crockpot, freezer friendly, main dishes, soup | 4 Comments
Sep 14

Jewish Penicillin (Daring Cooks)

Another month, another Daring Cooks challenge.  As soon as I read this one, I knew what I’d be making…a dish that I hadn’t made in a while, one that I could easily call my Jewish pasta e fagioli.   It’s homecooking, … Continue reading

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Aug 12

Soup that’ll have you chillin’ out

I was thrilled when I received Jey’s recipe in the latest swap (theme – summer veggies), since I hadn’t made a cold soup yet this summer.  How could that be?  What was I waiting for?  Not only is it super … Continue reading

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May 21

Still swapping

Our theme this week was vegetarian dishes and I received this recipe from Melissa at Lemons & Love.  This soup is delicious and is perfect for a quick, easy and filling meal.  I made it for myself for lunch, since … Continue reading

Posted in beans, cheddar, main dishes, Mexican, QuickAndEasy, soup | 5 Comments
May 15

Daring Cooks: Chicken & Sausage Gumbo

I still can’t believe I’ve never been to New Orleans.  And if you know me, you probably are wondering the same thing.  Must.schedule.SOON!  The food alone is worth the trip.  I could eat Cajun cuisine every day. Frank and I … Continue reading

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