Radish Top Soup

After a long and particularly cold winter, our garden is finally growing. One of the first things that can go in the ground here is radishes. Mine were planted a little over a month ago but due to a chilly spring, we’re still waiting for them to mature. Soon, soon, but not soon enough.


Copycat Wendy’s Chili

I don’t like to eat out and I especially don’t like to eat out at a fast food restaurant but on the rare occasion that we do, Wendy’s is one of the few places we’ll go. They don’t use pink slime and their burger patties are actually made from beef. It’s […]

Split Pea Soup

Split Pea Soup is my ultimate comfort food. It’s been my favorite food for as long as I can remember. When other kids would say pizza or spaghetti as their favorite food, I would say Split Pea Soup. And my mom made the best. Funny thing is, if you ask me what my least […]

Creamy Zucchini Soup

Creamy Zucchini Soup

Yeah, I’ll admit it. I’m addicted to creamy anything. Cream of Carrot Soup, Cream of Broccoli Soup, Creamy Kale Soup, Creamy Mushroom Soup, and now Creamy Zucchini Soup. Are you sensing a theme?

This soup is a great way to use up some of that zucchini you saved from the garden this summer. You […]

Creamy Mushroom Soup and Turkey Stock


I love opening the fridge and being inspired. I started out with the idea of just making a turkey and black bean chili with our leftover turkey from Thanksgiving. When I opened the fridge to pull out the supplies, there was a big package of mushrooms just beckoning me. Mmm, real fresh cream […]