Barley-Lentil Stew Recipe

Posted on Jan 7, 2012 in Soups & Stews | 5 comments

Barley-Lentil Stew Recipe

Adapted from More with Less cookbook, this wonderful meatless stew is hearty and healthy. Barley and lentils, when eaten together, provide a complete protein yet are very inexpensive to buy. I've made it millions of times, well, maybe hundreds of times.

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White Chicken Chili Recipe

Posted on Dec 12, 2011 in Soups & Stews | 1 comment

White Chicken Chili Recipe

A lighter version of an old favorite, Chili Con Carne. Make it spicy hot--or not. You can control how spicy you make it by adding more green chilis, or whatever hot peppers you have available.

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Mulligatawny Soup Recipe

Posted on Dec 6, 2011 in Soups & Stews | 0 comments

Mulligatawny Soup Recipe

This unusual soup originated in India where the word "mulligatawny" means "pepper water". The curry powder gives it a unique flavor and the chopped apples offer a bit of sweetness. This is one of my favorite supper meals in the winter--full bodied but not too heavy.

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Potato Corn Chowder Recipe

Posted on Nov 29, 2011 in Soups & Stews | 0 comments

Potato Corn Chowder Recipe

While at first glance you might think of this hearty chowder as just a high carb meal, I offer several ways to add more protein and overall nutrition, making is a great choice for comfort food in the winter!

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Pasta & Potatoes Recipe

Posted on Nov 21, 2011 in Soups & Stews | 1 comment

Pasta & Potatoes Recipe

Comfort food at its best! My mother-in-law showed me how to make this soup--a childhood favorite of my husband's. It then became a family favorite, with the kids eager to see how many chunks of Parmesan they could find hidden in their bowl.

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1-2-3-4 Cream of Vegetable Soup

Posted on Oct 29, 2011 in Soups & Stews | 0 comments

1-2-3-4 Cream of Vegetable Soup

This Cream of Vegetable Soup has 101 variations, depending on which vegetables and which starch you use to make it. I love the variety. I love how healthy it is. I love how warm and filling it is on a cold winter night...and how refreshing it is to enjoy it cold on a hot, summer day.

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