Today was broccoli soup day as well as “spring” cleaning day due to yet another snow day! I took all of my clothes out of my closet and reorganized them. Natalie helped me… Then I made us some nice and warm broccoli cheese soup. I can’t get enough soup lately! Over the last few weeks … Continue reading Warm soup for a cold day!
Meet Charlie… Meet Charlie’s friends…carrots, celery, onions, cilantro, kosher salt and peppercorns. They’re taking a bath together…in very hot water…for about an hour…after which time, Charlie and his friends will magically be transformed into Chicken Tortilla Soup! Here’s the recipe: Chicken Tortilla Soup 1 small onion, chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons olive oil … Continue reading Chicken Tortilla Soup
Creativity often eludes me when it comes to weekday lunches. What can I take to work that’s quick to pack, healthy, fills me up and is tasty? It’s hard to find something that fits the criteria that’s not filled with preservatives, salt, etc., which made me wonder: If you have any suggestions, let me know! … Continue reading Weekday Lunches
Today was a snow day! We had fun playing outside! So did Luke and Lilah! Then we warmed up with some homemade potato soup! Red Skin Potato Soup with Crispy Onions Serves 4 1 medium yellow onion 2 cloves garlic 4 tablespoons olive oil 1/4 cup flour 1/2 teaspoon dried basil 1/2 teaspoon black pepper … Continue reading Snow day potato soup
Thank you to those who voted in yesterday’s poll! The results were overwhelmingly in favor of the chicken chili. Here’s how it turned out: Everyone enjoyed it. Here’s the recipe… Chicken Chili 2 tablespoons olive oil 1/2 yellow onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, minced 4 chicken breasts, cubed 1 packet white chili seasoning (the one … Continue reading Chicken Chili