Category Archives: Soups

Delicious 5 Ingredient Pesto Chicken Soup

I love to cook and don’t mind spending some time preparing a recipe if it is going to taste great in the end.  But there are days when I am short on time, and I just need something quick to … Continue reading

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Pork Chili Verde

It is Friday, and our family eats Mexican food on Fridays which I always look forward to. But this is a very special Friday.  It is the one year anniversary of Fiesta Friday over at The Novice Gardener.  Because of the … Continue reading

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Posole Rojo – A Christmas Eve Tradition

Today I want to share with you a delicious soup that our family eats on Christmas Eve, but would be wonderful anytime you want a flavorful soup reminiscent of the spices in a tamale.  It is called Posole Rojo. It is often … Continue reading

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Lasagna Soup With a Dollop of Creamy Parmesan Ricotta

I recently invited some friends over for a girls’ night out, and was trying to figure out what to serve for dinner.  It seems like whenever I go out to eat with a bunch of girls, we always end up ordering … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Soup

This was a very special week!  It was the first time since last May it was cool enough outside in the morning when I woke up to be able to open the door and just have the screen open.  That … Continue reading

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Creamy and Comforting Potato Soup

I love to make a big pot of  soup for dinner on a cold winter’s night.  It is so comforting.  And, it is extremely cold across our country right now. I just cannot imagine living in a place where the temperatures are below … Continue reading

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Smoky, Spicy Chili to Warm Up Your Holidays

I hope those of you that celebrate Thanksgiving had a very happy holiday, and those that don’t, I hope you had a great weekend!  I can’t believe it is already December 1st!  I don’t know how that happened.  It seems … Continue reading

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Broccoli Cheese Soup

The nights are getting cool here now, and the first thing I want to do is make soup.  There is something about throwing a whole bunch of ingredients into a big pot, heating it up, watching it steam, and the flavors meld together that … Continue reading

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Comforting Mexican Chicken Corn Chowder

Cream has always been comforting to me.  When I was about to have our 3rd child, I stuffed the freezer full of ice cream for after the delivery.  I figured if I was going to go through labor a third … Continue reading

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Minestrone Soup

Happy New Year!  It has finally gotten cold here, and actually feels like winter.  Although, when I drove across town today, I noticed some of the trees’ leaves are turning yellow so it kind of feels like fall, too. Oh, and … Continue reading

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