Creole Okra Corn Soup

Okra Corn Soup from HealthySlowCooking.com

Just when I think winter has finally gone away we get snow and frozen rain again. It’s March in North Carolina and it’s just not supposed to be like this! It was 70 degrees over the weekend and 12 degrees this past Monday night. I have a suspicion that these crazy ups and downs are […]

Super Easy White Bean Veggie Soup (Slow Cooker)

Slow Cooker White Bean Veggie Soup from HealthySLowCooking.com

Since I’ve been hiding away working on my oatmeal book, I thought I better put up a new recipe to let you know I haven’t abandoned you. Just to update you on my new book, Oat-rageous, the first edits are done and it is being copyedited as you read this and Kate Lewis is taking […]

Get-Well-Quick Chickpea Soup

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  You always need a back-up plan in case you feel a little under the weather. This soup is what I’m counting on if I get sick this year. This soup is pretty easy and you can even cut up the veggies the night before and keep in the fridge until the morning. Then wake […]

Fork and Beans Makes Autumn Harvest Soup and a Giveaway of Her Halloween Ebook

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If you don’t already know Cara Reed of Fork and Beans you are in for a huge treat. She’s the creative recipe developer behind tons of allergy friendly Halloween candy and that’s just a start. Her gluten-free, dairy-free and egg-free recipes are amazingly innovative and you must try her Cauliflower “Fish” Tacos. Of course you […]

Fiery Black Bean Soup for World Vegetarian Day and a Giveaway

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Happy World Vegetarian Day! This Fiery Black Bean Soup is a variation of the soup I made last year for my Annual Gothic Dinner Party. Black beans have shown up in it several times since the deep, dark color of them are perfect for a spooky theme. I almost always whip up a last minute soup with something […]

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup for 2 or 3

Slow Cooker Split Pea Soup for Two or Three

  I figured I should follow up with a soup recipe this week after going on and on about my love for soup last week. Thick and hearty split pea soup is one of my favorites of all time. It shows up whenever the temp dips or when I believe it’s fall even if it […]

Fall Soup Creation – The Art of Soup

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I was at a wonderful food conference last weekend in upstate New York called Longhouse Revival. While it was much warmer than we expected in the morning there was enough of a chill in the air that made me long for bowls of piping hot soup. As soon as I got  home I made a slow […]

Cooling Summer Watermelon Gazpacho

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Watermelon is one of the most refreshing treats of summer. Add it into a chilled soup and you have the best hot weather meal ever!

Slow Cooker Farro and Veggies Split Pea Soup

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I feel like I should start this post with it was a dark and stormy night due to yesterday’s cold rain that put me into a bit of a  funk. It’s those chilly times of despair that the best soups spring from. As they say, it’s always darkest before there’s a steaming bowl of tasty soup in […]

Potato Turnip Soup with Spring Greens Pesto

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A Spring CSA often seems much like a Winter one. There’s a great assortment of greens, turnips, and radishes. Granted the greens and turnips are baby ones instead of the turnip I got that  was as big as my head. Make life easy and turn your CSA into a quick meal by making this Potato Turnip […]