Winter minestrone soup

I’ve had a cold the past few days, so obviously all I wanted to do was crawl into bed, cover myself with a warm blanket, and never move again. But alas, my Type A personality doesn’t allow for me to sit still for too long—which means I used my energy to make something that is…

Roasted corn and potato chowder

With the weather cooling down, sometimes there’s nothing better than a warm bowl of something on a chilly fall evening. And for those that are looking for something a little heartier, I have a great recipe for a roasted corn and potato chowder that is definitely chunky and incredibly filling. The addition of thyme and…

Crockpot white chicken chili

I love my crockpot. Throw everything in, run away, and several hours later … heaven. And what’s better during the cold winter months than a slightly spicy chili to warm your bones? How about a slightly spicy chili made in the crockpot, so you’re not slaving over the stove for hours trying to ensure the perfect…

Cheddar corn chowder

One of the best ways to warm up from the bitter chill in the air is a steaming bowl of soup. And when I want something a bit heartier than a typical thin, brothy-type soup, I go for chowder. It makes me feel like I’m eating more than an appetizer (if you ever notice, that’s…

Cheesy vegetable chowder

The brisk fall air provides the perfect excuse to throw together a batch of hot soup or chowder. And what makes a bowl of soup extra indulgent? How about adding in a few heaping handfuls of cheese to create a super rich soup base? I found this recipe a couple of years ago on Lulu the…

Parmesan rosemary biscotti

There’s nothing quite like a bowl of soup served with a slice of crusty bread or croutons. But rather than go with the obvious, I decided to try something different to serve alongside my soup. Enter this delightful savory biscotti I found on the My name is yeh blog. Although my final little guys weren’t as perfect as…

Chilled corn and shrimp soup

‘Tis the season for delicious corn! No matter what your favorite corn treat is (corn on the cob, corn salsa, corn salad …. the list goes on), summer is the perfect time to get the very best of the vegetable. I found this interesting twist on corn soup from Martha Stewart. It’s served cold and there’s…