Category Archives: Soups

A New Way to Eat Chilean Bean & Corn Stew


Don and I had Chilean Bean & Corn Stew this evening for supper. He had the brilliant idea to add a dollop of sour cream to it, and it completely changed the flavor. It is excellent both ways. ~Lois Advertisements

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Three Bean Soup


Don has been traveling for business this week, so I haven’t made very elaborate meals. On Sunday we had a sweet potato casserole (I’ll put the recipe up another time). Monday and Tuesday nights, I played the “single girl” and … Continue reading

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Mulligatawny (Chicken) Soup


This soup has unusual spices paired with an apple and green pepper. It’s very tasty. I have not made this in quite awhile. Now that I have put the recipe up on the blog, I will have to make it … Continue reading

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French Onion Soup


French Onion Soup is one of my favorites. This is a rich, homemade soup, topped with melted Swiss and Parmesan cheeses. It is easy to make and looks beautiful. This is another recipe from Betty Crocker’s International Cookbook, one of my … Continue reading

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Mental Lentil Soup


When our younger daughters were growing up, they were not fond of trying new foods. Don and I both love Lentil Soup, but Roni and Nessa did not like it. They called it Mental Soup. Don made a variation of this … Continue reading

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Feast for the Eyes Food Blog/Good Post


One of the blogs I like to follow is Feast for the Eyes. Her posts looks so inviting. She made this soup for her family and it looks yummy! http://www.keyingredient.com/recipes/5847053/tomato-basil-pesto-soup-made-easy/

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Fight Off The Cold With Mexican Chicken Soup


Last week I thought I was coming down with a cold. I felt kind of “puny” (as some people in Virginia call not feeling well) so I decided to make some chicken soup. My favorite chicken soup is Sopa Pollo Mexicana/Mexican Chicken … Continue reading

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More Football Food: Cincinnati Vegetarian Chili


Football season is a good time for Chili. When it’s cold, a good hearty chili can really warm you up. The weatherman is predicting a couple of inches of snow here tonight, so I decided to make Cincinnati Vegetarian Chili. … Continue reading

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A New Kind of Butternut Squash Soup


Soup is one of my favorite foods. I especially like creamy soups with a little unusual twist. Today I tried something very different. I added a roasted beet and some “sweeter” spices to a more traditional Butternut Soup. Beets and … Continue reading

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Butternut Squash Soup


Tonight was a good night for soup. Actually, I think any night is a good night for soup. The Butternut Squash Soup I made was delicious. We paired that with a fresh artichoke with butter and some delicious bread from the European … Continue reading

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