Tag Archives: Broth

Red Tortilla Soup with Chicken

I love soups…love them…gobble them up. Soups freeze well, they taste better on day two or day three, I love soup. If it’s a Tex-Mex soup….even better. Tex-Mex is one of my true food loves. Maybe it’s because I’m from Texas, maybe it’s just because Tex-Mex is Awesomesauce. If you’re in the northern part of …

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Freezer cooking on a small scale…

When I say freezer cooking…you say? Eek! No way! You’re a crazy lady! Okay, maybe not, but I’m sure you’re not giddy. Freezer cooking to some sounds like a whole day, 30 meal affair. It does not have to be….. Don’t be scared, it’s not so bad. Freezer cooking does not have to take up …

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Meatless Monday: An altered soup recipe, for my love.

We had a lazy weekend.  I am recovering from a sinus infection and ear infection, so I am feeling a bit cruddy.  When I feel cruddy I usually want soup.  Soup or cake.  Cake….no 😦 soup.  It’s more filling and won’t cause a sugar high. I know, it’s summer…and I am posting soup recipes?  The …

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Cream of Mushroom soup~~Slow Cooker Style

So, I bought mushrooms when I was at the farmer’s market on Monday.  I was all caught up in the excitement of buying produce and I forgot 1 important thing.  I remembered that 1 very important thing once I got home. What was that thing? Um, I’m the only one in my house who eats …

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Making the most of things….unexpectedly good days, blogging and stock

I expected to have a mediocre day yesterday.  I had a medical appointment yesterday morning, and I knew I was going to be receiving a painful injection in my knee.  I have a bone spur…yucky I know.  I prepared for this mediocre day, I baked my favorite bread yesterday morning, I went to my medical …

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Green Chilie Chicken and Black Bean Soup

Here is what I’m doing with my left over black beans and rice. Last week, my husband and I went to Chili’s for lunch. We ordered the soup and salad lunch, and my husband picked the Green Chilie Chicken soup.  It was delicious!  I was tempted to steal it from him. I thought about it, …

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Two day everything chicken soup

I was intending to make lasagna tonight. I changed my mind.  Since I  had already started a chicken soup. I love chicken soup, you can add almost anything to it. Zucchini? Sure. Squash? Sure. Mushrooms? Yep. Pretty much anything (veggie wise) works in chicken soup. I started my chicken soup yesterday. I like the two-day …

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Sick day soup

Three out of the four people in my home are sick. Bummer huh? We’re having chicken soup for dinner. Chicken soup is so easy. You, honestly, can toss in what ever you want. I’m making my base (broth and veggies) now. See the 2 circular disks? They are both frozen broth that I made a …

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Meatless Monday, Not your ordinary beans and rice

We’re a carnivore family. Honestly. Sometimes it’s nice to go meatless though. To read more about Meatless Monday click here. Tonight we are having Crock Pot pinto beans and rice. Let me be really honest here, I almost made a huge mistake and put chicken broth in the beans. It’s what I usually do. I …

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Delish black bean soup

I’m making fajitas tonight. Chicken fajitas. Normally I would make a rice side dish to go with it. Tonight I’m going to make black bean soup instead of rice. Here is my hearty black bean soup recipe. You can make it vegetarian by using vegetable stock instead of chicken stock. The Recipe I use is …

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