I am completely a soupaholic, I just freaking love soup. Today Dad is working the night shift so he got to go cross country skiing during the day, it's super cold out so I made him some healthy hot soup for when he got back, we all got to eat some for lunch. I made… Continue reading Tomato, Fennel, And Spinach Soup
Yesterday I was craving an easy dinner with bags of flavor. I have been feeling less than inspired cooking lately as we are still waiting for the delivery of our new oven (which seems to be mysteriously missing somewhere in delivery land). Last night for dinner we had Mexican Black Beans, Corn And Tomatoes With… Continue reading Mexican Black Beans, Corn And Tomatoes With Rice
I found fresh Tumeric at the store and couldn't wait to try cooking with it! I also bought some local honey and I've read that the two pair well together. So tonight for dinner we are having Cauliflower soup with Tumeric, Ginger and Honey. It's the last bag of cauliflower from our garden this summer… Continue reading Cauliflower Soup With Tumeric, Ginger And Honey
My oven crapped out this morning! Big Bang, then no heat. Sad moment, I love cooking with the oven. Dad says he'll try to fix it when he gets home from work, if not I guess we know what we're getting for an early Christmas present! It didn't come as a surprise, it has been… Continue reading Quiche
It's like thanksgiving again at our house when we pull one of our homegrown chickens out of the freezer and pair it with veggies from the garden. Last night we had roasted chicken with roasted veggies and everything in our meal except for the olive oil, salt and pepper and garlic (we had another unsuccessful… Continue reading Home Grown Chicken And Veggies
Fall is soup season for us! Lots of veggies coming out of the garden, some we keep for winter and many end up in yummy warm bowls of love. Dad has canned 23 cans of tomatoes for the winter and now I get to cook with what's left. There was still a box of beautiful… Continue reading Creamy Roasted Garlic And Tomato Soup
And the harvest season has begun at our house! Last week we had an unexpected frost that killed the plants in the garden so it was time to pull tomatoes, peppers, zucchini and cucumbers. We had a great growing year, however it never feels quite long enough! Dad has started canning the tomatoes and I'm… Continue reading Harvest Time!