Winter Soups

Well winter finally hit with a vengeance this week and a major snowstorm is due for the northeast. Atlantans woke up to temps in the teens this week. Yikes!! Thanks goodness for bun warmers in my car – how did I get along without them. I even turned on the bun warmers in the back seat […]

Roasted Cauliflower Soup

Now that it’s fall, who doesn’t like a bowl of soup.  Here’s a super recipe that’s a step away from the ordinary… and so delicious!  — Roasted Cauliflower Soup. I kind of feel like I’m cheating because, you see, I’ve posted about it before, but I never gave you the recipe. I first tried the recipe when […]

Chicken, Rice and Spinach Soup

I love slow cooker soups – they’re SO easy.  Just put in all the ingredients in the slow cooker, turn it on and go!!  Today’s recipe is for a thick and tasty Chicken Rice and Spinach Soup.  Perfect for this winter, that apparently isn’t ending anytime soon (especially if you live in Boston!)         […]

Tomato Basil Soup and Tuttorosso Tomato Giveaway

A few weeks ago I was approached by the Tuttorosso  Tomato company, who are running a promotion to celebrate their new website. Their “Celebrate the Sauce” promotion runs through December 23rd. You can find their latest sauce recipes and win lots of different prizes- check them out at They sent me a great kit […]

Thanksgiving 101 Recap

Thanks so much for reading my Thanksgiving 101 Series.  I hope you’ve found some good ideas for making the big day easier. So,  we’ve discussed the Turkey, the Gravy,  the Mashed Potatoes and the Dressing – so the basics are set.  We’ve also discussed some logistics for making the day/week go smoothly.  Today I’ve got lots […]

Corn and Red Pepper Soup

Today’s recipe is Corn and Red Pepper Soup – featuring the sweet corn that is plentiful right now.  I chose to puree this soup, because, well, I like a smooth soup. The potatoes act as a thickener, so there’s no flour in it, making it a gluten free option.  But feel free to leave the soup intact for a […]

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