Soup

Chicken Stew

Chicken Stew

Chicken Stew is the perfect dish for the winter months. It’s hearty, healthy, and delicious. Stew is a great way to use up vegetables you have in the refrigerator or freezer.  This recipe includes, carrots, mushrooms, and potatoes, but you can use any vegetables that […]

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup

French Onion Soup is so hearty and delicious, it is hard to believe it is made of such simple ingredients. Onions, a good quality beef stock, a little wine, and gruyere cheese and you get a special treat. French onion soup has always been one […]

Lentil Soup

Lentil Soup

Lentils are common in Italian cuisine. They belong to the legume family and are a good source of protein, fiber, and essential vitamins and minerals. So the point I am trying to make is that they are healthy for you, but they are also delicious […]

Italian Wedding Soup

Italian Wedding Soup

Italian Wedding Soup is one of our favorite meals. I have been eating it since I was a baby. Mom made it a few times a year, but it was a staple for our Christmas dinner. The soup is hearty enough to eat all alone, […]

Scrippelle ‘Mbusse

Scrippelle ‘Mbusse

Crepes in Broth Not only did I learn to cook from my mother, but I also learned to cook from my father. He was a very good cook, and he took pleasure in preparing us special treats. One of my favorite things was scrippelle (Italian […]

Butternut Squash Soup

Butternut Squash Soup

  This is the perfect soup for the fall season, and it is easy and fast to make. You can substitute the chicken stock with vegetable stock if you want to make it vegetarian. The herbs and cayenne pepper are a good balance to the […]

Mushroom Barley Soup

Mushroom Barley Soup

Mushroom barley soup was not something that I grew up eating, but I love it. This recipe is one that I created one evening when I did not know what else to make. I searched through my pantry and refrigerator and started throwing ingredients together. […]

Best Ever Turkey Chili

Best Ever Turkey Chili

Growing up, Mom made Chili at home, and of course, it was her own creation. She used ground beef and kidney beans in a tomato based sauce. It was delicious. For many years, I made it exactly the way she did until one day your […]