Tag Archives: winter

Lentil and Brown Rice Soup

This is a recipe I stole from my mom’s recipe box before I got married.  It’s full of protein and fiber, incredibly affordable, and really easy to make!  Plus it’s even vegetarian vegan! Lentil and Brown Rice Soup Ingredients: 3/4 … Continue reading

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Lentil and Cabbage Soup

There’s something I should tell you about my home in the wintertime.  Suppertime is already dark out, so it’s dimly lit and heated primarily by my space heater.  It’s not the best environment to try to photograph my soups, but … Continue reading

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Wintertime

It is so soothing to burn candles indoors while it’s a winter wonderland outside.

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Ham, Pinto, and Rice Soup

There’s something about the cold weather that makes me want soup, and especially bean soup.  Bean soup is so simple and easy to make, and makes for a very affordable meal as well! (I don’t know about you, but I … Continue reading

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Cream of Broccoli Soup

It’s another blustery day here, so it’s perfect for soup again!  This soup is not only beautiful and full of flavor, but also healthful and easy to make. Cream of Broccoli Soup 3 cups milk 1 cup water 2 tablespoons … Continue reading

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French Onion Soup

The weather becoming more and more like winter does not make great photo opportunities, but it does provide excellent blustery days for soups! … Such as the ever-so-fabulous French Onion Soup! Ingredients: 2 medium-large onions, chopped 1/8 – 1/4 cup … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Pies – Faux Pumpkin Pie

My parents are intense sweet potato growers.  They grow sweet potatoes the size of head lettuce!  They are also very generous, and gave me some of their produce. So what am I doing with some of my sweet potatoes?  I … Continue reading

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