Tag: comfort foods

Butternut Bisque with Brown Butter Sage Pine Nuts

Butternut Bisque with Brown Butter Sage Pine Nuts

If you peeked into my kitchen at this time of year (or any time over the next 6 months) you’d probably agree that I’m a bonafide “soup girl”. I usually have some kind of soup stashed away, as it makes a quick, healthy and delicious meal on the run. […]

Beef and Bacon Chili

Beef and Bacon Chili

It seemed like it was going to be a pretty boring winter, weather-wise, here in North Carolina. December and January were mild and totally unremarkable. The meteorologists started predicting that this would be one of those fairly common southern winters, where we wouldn’t see a speck of snow, ice or […]

Southwestern Tomato and Roasted Red Pepper Soup

Southwestern Tomato and Roasted Red Pepper Soup

“Sometimes I feel like I’m such a dichotomy”, I said to Scott as we enjoyed this hearty, healthy, crazy-good soup. He looked at me somewhat puzzled. “I mean really, think about it… One day I’m creating stuff like the Strawberry Swirled Fantasy Fudge or the Lemon […]

Five Favorite Winter Comfort Soups

Five Favorite Winter Comfort Soups

To be perfectly honest, I had a totally different post planned for today. A really fun and delicious new recipe but, it’s just not quite ready yet. It’s lovely to look at and tastes great, but there’s one thing that’s just not right so… I’m going […]

Six Healthy, Delicious Winter Soups

Six Healthy, Delicious Winter Soups

Not sure if you’re there yet, but I am! I’ve kind of had it with rich, sweet, heavy, high-caloric indulgences. Not that Christmas dinner and all the festivities around the holidays weren’t delicious. Oh no, that’s not the problem at all. It’s just that, I’m […]

Sweet Pea and Potato Soup

Sweet Pea and Potato Soup

“Would you like a bowl of soup for lunch?”, I asked my husband as he walked through the kitchen. “What kind is it?” was his response. “Sweet Pea and Potato Soup”.  I showed him my steaming, vibrantly green, super healthy bowl of soup. I could tell […]