Category Archives: soup

Creamy Cauliflower Soup

It’s awfully cold here in the Snow Belt and our friends in the Northeast are taking a wintry pummeling too. The shot above is from the Mentor Headlands – the snow-covered expanse on the left is Lake Erie. If you’re … Continue reading

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Autumn Soup

I’ve been working my way through The $7 A Meal Slow Cooker Cookbook (you can check it out here) and like any cookbook, there have been definite hits and misses. Andrew and I both love slow cooker meals – the … Continue reading

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Hearty Egg Drop Soup

I’ve been wanting to try making an egg drop soup for a while, but never got around to it. I’ve read a few different recipes, including this one and this one, and figured I would cobble together my own version. … Continue reading

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Curried Pumpkin Soup

I’m in love with a new (to me) blog. Ezra Pound Cake. Rebecca is a fantastically funny writer, an occasional boozehound, and she cooks the yummiest things. I mean, the woman made me drool on my keyboard just reading about … Continue reading

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Fish Chowder

It took me a while to find a soup that was “different” enough to get me out of my current soup rut, yet still make both Andrew and I happy.  While I was searching around on the Crockpot Lady’s blog, … Continue reading

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Creamy Cauliflower Soup with Andouille and Spinach

Pictures don’t do this soup justice.  Smoky andouille sausage, crisp cauliflower florets, and vibrant fresh spinach combine in this rich, velvety soup that’s easy enough to throw together on a weeknight.  The bonus?  It’s not half bad for you! While … Continue reading

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Tortellini Soup with Sausage & Escarole

This soup has so many delicious Italian ingredients – cheese tortellini, spicy sausage, escarole – that you know it’s going to be fantastic!  What I like best about this is that it comes together in half an hour and it … Continue reading

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Split Pea Soup

Watching Food Network with Andrew’s stepmom Ann is always fun – we get ideas, chat about recipes we’ve made lately, and plan meals for the following week.  Recently we saw an episode of Sunny Anderson’s show, Cooking For Real.  I … Continue reading

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Chicken Noodle Soup with Garlic Rolls

Recently I talked about comfort foods – how they make us feel warm and happy, safe and loved.  Pretty much all soups fall under comfort food for me.  The king of the comfort soups though, has got to be Chicken … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Bisque

Sometimes when I want to make something I’ve never made before (or just haven’t made in a while), I look up a recipe online, then loosely follow the ingredients and directions.  I knew I wanted to make a butternut squash … Continue reading

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