Tag Archives: soup

Crockpot Chicken Enchilada Soup

What’s wrong with this picture? Nothing technical this time – and I admit it is a bit subtle to the casual observer – but something is definitely missing. To understand I need to back up a step… The weather has turned cooler and it seemed a good time to make a nice pot of soup. […]

Tortellini and Spinach Soup

I was out of town for a few days helping my sister and brother-in-law do some work on a Cape house they recently bought.  Since the house is unfurnished as they go through the process of renovating our meals were pretty simple – mostly eating take out sitting around a card table in the kitchen. […]

Blizzard Chili

For those of you not in New England, you might have heard we had a little storm over the weekend.  Worcester got 28+” of snow and the whole state was shut down from noon on Friday until well into Saturday.   As has become a tradition on our street, when faced with a blizzard we decide […]

Tofu Tuesday?

After Monday’s meal of Bacon-wrapped Mac ‘n Cheese Meatloaf we needed something on the healthier side to counter-balance the amount of fat and calories we had consumed.   Whenever I feel that I need to purge, I go to the Cooking Light website and start poking around.   Sometimes when doing so I have nothing in mind […]

Second Hand Lions

Second Hand Lions is a great movie about a boy who goes to live with his two eccentric uncles.  I highly recommend it, especially if you have kids in the 7-14 year range.  There is a very minor scene* in the movie where the uncles are tending the crops they planted – peas, beans, squash, […]

Happy New Year!

My friend Amy Achilles Stefanos turned me on to the fact that in the south eating black-eyed peas is a New Year’s tradition.  Those of us in the north had never heard this, but if it brings me (and my new blog) luck in the coming year I’m all for it. Not knowing exactly how […]