Soups

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Pasta e Fagioli Soup

Sometimes the simple things are best. Rainy evenings, hot showers and a generous heaping of fresh vegetables simmered in a tomato and bean soup. Since I have been doing the Paleo diet and Ginny is doing her own thing, our kitchen tastes don’t often coincide, except for soup. We can […]

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Chicken And Mushroom Soup

This is another one of Ginny’s delicious creations. She is so good at putting together great recipes on the fly. Shiitake mushrooms have become a staple in our kitchen. We get a really great deal on them at our local coop and they are grown nearby on Sweden Creek Farms. […]

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Coconut Curry Soup With Chicken

You are gonna love this soup! I was exhausted after the work week so Ginny did some of her magic on this one. It reminded me of a coconut soup I had in an expensive Thai restaurant once. It has delightful hints of ginger, lime and spice. I love going […]

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Instant Pot Navy Bean Soup

The instant pot has quickly become the main cooking instrument in our kitchen. It really does wonders with beans and I always forget to soak them beforehand, but it’s not an issue with the Instant Pot. It also allows me to do things like watch an entire episode of the […]

Chicken Tortilla Soup

One of my most vivid food memories is sitting down at my mom’s table to a warm bowl of chicken tortilla soup as a kid. She usually made this in the fall or winter and it was accompanied by lots of tasty add-ons like cilantro, cheese and sour cream. Although […]