National Soup Month

  January is National Soup Month.  This is great for those of us who are trying to eat healthier this year, especially those of us who live where January is typically cold and snowy. Soup is a good way to start on the path to healthier eating.  But remember not all soups are created equal.Continue reading “National Soup Month”

Fall Fun: First Pot of Chili or Soup Party

Bob and I always celebrate the first pot of chili of the season.  A soup supper is fairly easy to set up and host.  Using slow cookers you can set up your soup on your island, kitchen counter or table.  You may serve the soup or allow the guests to serve themselves.  Provide any garnishesContinue reading “Fall Fun: First Pot of Chili or Soup Party”

How about a Nice Bowl of Soup?

Soup is something I love to make, but I seldom use a recipe.  For me soup is a make it up as you go sort of thing.  For the soup in the picture I used the broth and meat scraps from boiling the carcass from the Thanksgiving turkey.  I added onions, carrots and celery andContinue reading “How about a Nice Bowl of Soup?”

Making Soup from Leftovers

With Fall weather setting in my thoughts are turning to soup.  I have a good way of making up a simple soup that also helps make sure leftovers get used up. Whenever you have leftovers that aren’t enough for a full serving put them in a freezer container and put them in the freezer.  Keep addingContinue reading “Making Soup from Leftovers”