Tag Archive: cold weather soups

Healthy and Tasty Coconut and Butternut Squash Soup (Tasty Tuesdays)

Coconut and Butternut Squash Soup: creamy butternut squash soup made with coconut milk. Vegan and Dairy Free Options.

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Amazingly Easy Navy Bean and Ham Soup (Tasty Tuesdays)

Navy Bean and Ham Soup, simple yet delicious soup made with a leftover ham bone and dried beans. Perfect winter soup.

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Soothing Soup Recipes plus Tasty Tuesdays

10 Soothing Soup Recipes: Comforting soups to make when it is cold outside or you have a cold. Homemade soup, healthy soup recipes.  

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Creamy Carrot and Lemongrass Soup plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

Do you need a healthy and tasty soup that cooks up in under 30 minutes and will leave you filling satisfied? How about vegan, vegetarian, low fat and/or gluten free? Then you are going to love this Creamy Carrot and Lemongrass Soup. This soup is based on Carrot and Ginger Soup from Bitchin’ Kitchen Cookin’ …

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Moroccan Lentil and Tomato Soup plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky

Oh, do I have a treat for you! This Moroccan Lentil and Tomato Soup is flavorful, vegetarian, gluten free and “guaranteed” to bring you good fortune in the new year if you eat a big bowl on New Year’s Day. Well, the last part is folklore, but these lentils were fabulous! The spice combination in …

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Hearty Ham and Potato Soup plus Tasty Tuesdays Linky Party

October is almost over and it is actually getting chilly at night the last week or so here in Southern California. And that means it is finally SOUP WEATHER!!!! The other night I whipped up this easy and filling Ham and Potato Soup for dinner. The 7 year old devoured it! Time for the Happy Mommy Dance. …

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Curried Sweet Potato Soup plus Tasty Tuesdays Link Up

While flipping through the original May I Have a Copy of That Recipe cookbook that was the precursor to this website, I came across a recipe for Curried Sweet Potato Soup that I knew wasn’t on the blog yet. Mostly because I know Ma’am never made. She put it in as a joke for a …

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Lentil Soup Mix

I took a huge tray of cookies to the staff at J’s school this morning that included the Chocolate Cream Cheese Cookies and Chocolate Dipped Citrus Peel Cookies (sans the chocolate dip) plus some simple Almond Cherry Spritz cookies. I figure sugar is going to help them through this last week before vacation. The class …

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Tasty Tuesdays Link Up and 7 Soup and Chili Recipes

Another batch of scrumptious recipes were shared on the Tasty Tuesdays Linky last week. Since it is actually dipping in to the 70’s around here this week, I thought I would feature some of the soup and chili recipes that were shared last week. 30 Minute Chili from Domain of the Mad Mommy Chicken Enchilada …

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Posole – Mexican Pork and Hominy Stew

I am dreaming of cool Fall weather these days to help me get through what I hope is the last hot spell of the year. Curling up under a blanket, listening to the gentle rain and enjoying a nice bowl of soup. Like this Posole. Unlike Abuela’s version, (not my Abuela actually, but someone else’s Mexican …

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French Onion Soup

With just a few ingredients you probably already have on hand you can quickly whip up this warm and hearty French Onion Soup to serve as a first course or even a main course. The idea came to me when I was cleaning out the freezer to get ready for the new appliances. I made a batch of …

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The 2014 Winter Olympics are upon us, and since they will be held in Soichi, Russia I thought it was time to pull out some Russian cuisine to get in the mood. Strawberries Romanoff might be delicious, but it is a little too cold in most of the country for that right now. Instead, I am …

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Dandelion Soup and Sauteed Dandelion Greens

While flipping through The Yul Brynner Cookbook that Ma’am had given me (thanks again, Mamacita!) I saw a recipe for Dandelion Soup. Like anyone with a lawn, I immediately thought WEED Soup?! Sorry, I am not allowing any to hang around my yard long enough to find out. He also mentions young nettles can be …

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Grandma’s Sick Soup – Potato Soup – aka Vichyssoise

Potato and Leek Soup

Typical October weather (95 one day, 70 and rainy a few days later) coupled with interrupted sleep has led to a bunch of sickies in my house.  So, it is comfort food time! For me it is Grandma Ruth’s Sick Soup (potato and leek) and hot Dr. Pepper with lemon. I know that last one …

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Bring to me my big old sweater

It has FINALLY turned chilly here in my neck of the woods. It seems like just last week the mercury was topping 100 degrees. Oh wait, it was just last week. May and October are so much fun in Southern California. If your taste buds are like mine when the weather gets cold, they scream …

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Free E-Guide: Choosing Healthy Fats

As a thank you for signing up for our biweekly newsletter we will send you a copy of 30 Tips for Choosing Healthy Fats in Your Diet. Then every two weeks we will send you delicious recipes and other food related fun.