Nobody thinks they’re going to be the kid with the weird childhood stories, but then you grow up and realize all the ways your experience was a little outside the “normal” box. Chili, for me, is one of those things. For as long as I can remember eating chili, I remember my Mom making herself […]
Pasta e Fagioli Italian Soup
Doesn’t the Italian language make “Pasta and Beans” sound like a ballet? What began as a humble peasant dish has made its way around the world and onto many restaurant menus. After tasting a few, I decided some time ago to create my own.
Baked Potato Soup
Baked Potato Soup isn’t really a summer meal, I’ll admit, but it worked wonderfully with my meal plan this week, and hey, all the vegetables in it grow year-round. Plus if you eat it next to a bunch of parsley in a mason jar, then it feels fresh and vibrant and summery, so there, problem […]
Nourishing Winter Beet Stew
The color of this beet stew is so rich and vibrant, and that can be an extra comfort in the cold months. This stew is hearty and chock-full of nutritional benefits. Winter Beet Stew is a meal for a slow, relaxed day at home; plenty of time to prep vegetables and plenty of time for […]