Hearty Soups & Stews

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Spicy Sixteen Bean Slow Cooker Soup

When Spencer says I've made one of my best soups ever, I just had to share!   There's nothing like coming home from a long day of work, to walk in the door to the delicious smell of dinner waiting.   The morning prep took me no longer than 15 minutes, and I did NOT pre-soak my [...]

Terrific Tips: Homemade Bean Soup Mix – A Welcomed Hostess Gift

  Good day fellow foodies.  And I apologize for being a bit late in getting my post off today.  I was experiencing ISP problems this morning, which took some time for them to resolve. But what a surprise to awaken to early Christmas winds !  I actually had to grab a light jacket while I [...]

By | November 12th, 2013|Bean Soup, Terrific Tips|0 Comments

What’s For Breakfast? Hearty Quinoa & Corn Porridge

  "Life is like an ice-cream cone, you have to lick it one day at a time."  ~ Charles M. Schulz Good morning friends.  While I hoped to be sharing with you today an updated version of my Rasta Vodka Pasta, life yesterday was having nothing of it …. Sometimes Life is in the Shitter & [...]

Five Inspirational Tips for Getting Back on Track + Lemony Spinach, Orzo & Chickpea Soup

Where did my week go ?  Or better yet .... Where has half a year just gone ?? I'm preparing to head off-island in six weeks, for six weeks.  We'll close up our rental property for vacation ourselves and a seasonal work opportunity at a Sugar Beet Harvest in Montana.  As I look at what [...]

My Two Favorite Vegan White Bean Recipes: Grandmother’s Southern & Tuscan Cassoulet

Returning home after two weeks vacation usually means I'm living off my pantry and freezer for a couple of days until I can get a menu together and get to the store. As I dug around in my pantry fridge, I came across a bag of dried lima beans - or more appropriately, butter beans [...]

By | June 3rd, 2013|30 Minute Vegan Meal, Bean Soup, Beans|1 Comment

Wednesday’s Web: Better Homes & Gardens and a Kickass Root Vegetable Soup

  Better Homes & Gardens probably isn't the first place you'd think of looking for vegan recipes.  But I'm writing today to tell you to give them another look.  More and more, I'm finding that I'm pulling recipes from their monthly magazine, many of which don't need adapting. And actually, as the web was in [...]