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Herbed Cream of Mushroom Soup

Herbed Cream of Mushroom Soup

  Herbed Cream of Mushroom Soup takes you back in thyme….to a place of comfort. My husband craves anything mushroom and had asked recently if we had any cream of mushroom soup. He had bought a can to use for “something” but I had donated […]

Sun-Dried Tomato Minestrone Soup

Sun-Dried Tomato Minestrone Soup

Blizzard 2018, A.K.A. Winter Storm Grayson, is rapidly making his presence known. We are hunkered down and currently, as always, I’m the only one awake planning how and what to eat today. There’s no where to go and as long as the electric stays on […]

Bistro French Onion Soup

Bistro French Onion Soup

The chill lingering in the air this week has prompted many thoughts of warm, comforting soups. Bistro French Onion Soup has its place on such temperature-deprived days like today. My references for this masterpiece were Julia Child’s Mastering the Art of French Cooking and The French […]

Savory Butternut Squash Soup

Savory Butternut Squash Soup

Savory Butternut Squash Soup hints of autumn’s colorful warm glow. Its flavor mellows your soul as you debate should I turn the heat on yet? this soup cuddles you in its warmth, diverting your attention from that thermostat for another day. My intention was to make […]

Oyster Stew

Oyster Stew

Oyster Stew on a cold winter’s day brings memories of summers sitting along the beach. Once again, the warmth of the sun and the salty air penetrates the stressful soul to relax the heart.  Although I have never made it before, I thought I should realize that […]

Florentine Chicken Tortellini Soup

Florentine Chicken Tortellini Soup

It’s that time of year when soup is requested to take the chill out of the air and warm your heart and soul. This Florentine Chicken Tortellini Soup does exactly that! It tastes like you’ve worked for hours, but the truth is, from start to finish, its […]

Old Bay Sweet Corn Chowder

Old Bay Sweet Corn Chowder

Don’t let summer’s fresh corn exit the season without making Old Bay Sweet Corn Chowder ! The supply is dwindling as the summer winds down with it’s fresh choices as our palates switch gears to the fabulous autumnal flavors which coordinate well the crisper air. […]

Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

Spicy Butternut Squash Soup

I have had this butternut squash staring at me in the kitchen for a few weeks. Fortunately, it has been patient in waiting  to be transformed into a marvelously Spicy Butternut Squash Soup. This vegetarian/vegan soup is slightly sweet and a bit spicy. If you […]