Soups and Stews

68 Slow Cooker Soup Recipes

March 8, 2014
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68 slow cooker soup recipes for quick and easy weeknight meals. Pork, chicken, beef, vegetarian, whatever you want! Okay I know 68 is a strange number to go with but just go with the flow okay? It might possibly be because I didn’t feel like finding 7 more recipes to make it a nice 75. […]

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Roasted Cauliflower Soup with Cheddar

March 3, 2014
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 This cauliflower soup is a perfect weeknight meal when you’re craving a bowl of creamy soup. The sharp cheddar adds great flavor and extra creaminess. Even with Mac and Cheese Mania over (although you can still link up and win prizes!), I’m clearly not over cheddar cheese. I’ll never be over cheddar. This soup takes […]

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20 Minute Turkey, Bean and Spinach Soup { healthy soup recipe }

February 3, 2014
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This healthy soup recipe comes together in 20 minutes or less, but it is packed full of protein, vegetables, and most importantly, flavor! Your whole family will love it.  This post is sponsored by KRAFT. All opinions are my own. Continuing in my partnership with KRAFT and HUNT’s, I’m bringing you more ideas to make weeknight meals a […]

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80 Quinoa Recipes

January 25, 2014
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80 Quinoa Recipes — breakfast, vegetarian, salads, soups and even desserts! You could eat quinoa all day, every day. If you wanted to.   Some may call it a fad food like kale, but it’s a delicious and healthy staple in our pantry. (So is kale, for that matter.) We eat it often. Soups, salads, […]

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Chicken Barley Soup with Kale and Butternut Squash

January 24, 2014
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This chicken barley soup could easily pass for comfort food but it is packed with kale and squash so you don’t need to feel guilty about eating it! I mentioned earlier this week that stir-fry is one of my “clean-out the fridge” meals. Well, so is soup. And spaghetti too, for that matter. Apparently I’m […]

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50+ Kale Recipes

January 18, 2014
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Over 50 kale recipes to use of the stash you have hiding in your fridge. Don’t avoid it. Embrace it. It doesn’t have to be kale chips every single time. Try these kale recipes and learn to really love all the different sides of kale.  Kale — we can debate if it is a power […]

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30 Things to do with Thanksgiving Leftovers

November 23, 2013
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After Thanksgiving, there’s always a fridge full of Thanksgiving leftovers. Why have a boring sandwich? Here’s 30 fantastic options to keep things interesting. You can even make breakfast with your Thanksgiving leftovers! You know, the worst part of not having Thanksgiving at your house is that you don’t always end up with leftovers. And the […]

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Tomato Soup with White Beans

October 30, 2013
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This tomato soup is creamy and full of protein thanks to the addition of white beans. Filling and healthy, a perfect option for lunch or dinner. Vegan option also available! Remember that one time when my little man, N, slept in until 7:30? And I mentioned that I hoped it wasn’t a fluke? Ha. It […]

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Beef Stew {with beer and homemade seasoning}

April 29, 2013
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Like I mentioned in my recipe for Beef Stew Seasoning, I realize I’m pushing the boundaries of winter a little with these recipes. However, I live in Michigan, and here, winter knows no boundaries. We got two days of sunshine and I rushed outside with both kids to take walks. This was an urgent matter! Two […]

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Shortcut Squash Soup {start to finish in less than 20 minutes!}

March 4, 2013
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We’ve talked about how much I hate peeling squash. My good friend Liz of The Lemon Bowl was recently here with a solution, great butternut squash soup that doesn’t require the risk of losing a finger. However — I made it even easier. You don’t get the great depth of flavor from roasting the squash, […]

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