Category Archives: Soup

Italian Sausage and Tortellini Soup

Oh Texas. Weird weird weather. It was about 75-80 for a week and then it’s down into the 30s, then warmer again. It’s really bipolar! I mean, there’s no in between, just hot one day and very cold the next. . . So I never know what to make for dinner because if I plan […]

Thai Coconut Soup

A restaurant in town has this great Coconut Soup that a friend of mine introduced me to. She was on a mission to find how to make it at home and forwarded this recipe on to me as her success! The place in town adds rice to their soup so I added cooked basmati rice […]

Carrot Soup with Dill Pesto

In honor of national carrot day, I thought I would whip up a little something something for this veggie. This recipe appealed to me because it had relatively few ingredients and I like dill. I was surprised at how such simple ingredients made such a tasty soup! A few interesting carrot facts? The tops of […]

Cauliflower Soup

OK, this post has been sitting here for awhile. It’s time to get this baby on the intraweb! I made this recipe a couple weekends ago for some friends with some local yellow cauliflower that I picked up at the farmers market. Yeah. You read that correctly. It was yellow. Apparently cauliflower comes in various […]

New England Clam and Corn Chowder with Herbs

I really like the special quick and easy recipes special that Bon Appetit ran in their January issue. They focused on created an easy, quick menu for a whole week, for a family of 4, for $100 – I think they even came in under budget. They also threw in a dessert for all week! […]

Leftover Baked Potato Soup

It’s a little daunting to try and figure out how to follow that last post. So I’m just not going to think about it and jump right back into the regularly scheduled programing. 🙂 So ever since I saw Alton Brown’s method for baking potatoes, my baked potatoes taste more like what you would get […]

Beef Stew

So this is one of those recipes that is such comfort food that I love when it’s cold enough to finally make it. My mom used to make this for me and I always loved it – it’s just so filling and delicious! The other thing I love about it, is that it is one […]