Category / Soups

November 12, 2011
One of the best things to warm you up on a cold evening is a good bowl of soup.  I love to make soups because they are so incredibly easy and can bring a complex array of tastes to the table in less than an hour.  I love that clean up is minimal, just the…

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October 15, 2011
This chili recipe is adapted from Rachael Ray.  I loved the idea of a spicy buffalo chicken chili but it was lacking something. With a few adjustments and a little tweaking, It is a hearty delicious meal great for a chilly evening.  It is also great to serve on game day over tortilla chips, garnished…

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September 29, 2011
We had many lovely meals on our recent trip to St. John.  A side dish that I was very fond of  was created by simply stewing tomatoes, black beans, cilantro and lime juice.  My mind and palate began to think.  If I improvised, this could easily serve as a main meal.  It was that delicious!…

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May 11, 2011
I am not quite sure where Spring went yesterday.  It was rainy, cold and a blustery 47 degree F.  My 4 year old daughter was home with a fever and I was busy putting back the pieces after a pipe in the wall started leaking water into our bathroom.  The day was filled with phone…

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March 5, 2011
Its a rainy day on Cape Cod.  Not as chilly but certainly gray and gloomy.  My husband is still out of town and the kids have swimming this morning and tennis in the afternoon.  I am thinking about making something yummy for dinner tonight.  Something that will warm me up and take the chill off. …

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February 9, 2011
A cold snap has blown over Cape Cod again.  I thought that it would be another great week for soup.  This one is easy and has a wonderful blend of spices.  I do not make soups very much in the Spring or Summer.  I mostly reserve them for Fall and Winter.  So, I am taking…

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December 29, 2010
Here is a delicious greek soup for you to try this week.  Serve it with crusty bread for dipping.  Ingredients: 4 boneless chicken breasts-cut into bite size pieces 8 cups of chicken stock 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, finely diced 2 bay leaves 1 leek, cleaned and cut into bite size pieces 1 carrot,…

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November 6, 2010
I lived in Southern California for about 15 years and during that time, I fell in love with some of the most fantastic Mexican food out there.  I even became pretty good at cooking Mexican food.  Since, I am in Southern California right now, how fitting for me to warm up my East Coast friends…

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October 30, 2010
Yes, we do eat chicken.  We just don’t eat our pet chickens.  Here is a quick and yummy recipe for tortellini soup that is terrific for another fantastic fall weekend.  It is a quick one pot meal that your family is sure to love.  Try it on Halloween night if you are short for time…

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Sharing an inspired life from the New England seaside. Chickens, Bees, Gardens, Art and Yummy Goodness.