Perfect Mushroom Stroganoff

 I grew up eating, and loving, Hamburger Helper Stroganoff.  Both my desire for nutritious food and for ethically produced food have long since separated me from this childhood favorite.  Last week, I finally created a vegan mushroom stroganoff that completely fills that comfort food sized hole Hamburger Helper had left behind.  Bonus: it is totally good for you....more

Mama's Potato Soup

Fall is my favorite time of the year because of all the yummy food. Chili, caramel apples, soup, the list goes on....more

Cheddar Cheese Soup

Cheddar Cheese Soup is robust and hearty warming you from the inside out....more

Mushroom Soup with Crispy Lamb

Soups are pretty great to have on a gray, dreary, rainy and cold day, that's for sure. So if you are not going to make it for dinner tonight, keep it in mind for one of those.It is a creamy and rich – Noakes' two favorite words, soup that consists of button mushrooms, sauteed in garlic and butter, with full fat cream, a good dose of salt and pepper; served with the easiest crispy fried lamb pieces....more

Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup Recipe And How to Make Basic Broth

There's something about homemade soup that comforts the soul. And when it comes to luxurious taste, homemade cream of mushroom soup wins for fabulous flavor. The recipe below is reprinted with permission from "Nourishing Broth: An Old-Fashioned Remedy for the Modern World" (click for details)....more

Creamy Vegan Celery Soup and Homemade Flatbread

You know the half-used bag of celery that notoriously ends up at the bottom of the crisper drawer? Well, it’s the inspiration behind this easy, healthy soup. You use the entire stalk of celery, keeping food waste to a minimum. The creamy thick texture is brought on by garbanzo beans rather than heavy cream, keeping it light and vegan. ...more

Ham and White Bean Soup with Kale

Ham and White Bean Soup with Kale...more

Tasty Tuesday-Chicken Stock

Tasty Tuesday-Chicken SeriesPOSTED ON SEPTEMBER 9, 2014Chicken Stock1 chicken carcass, meat removed, bones only2 roughly chopped carrots1 roughly chopped onion1 sachet (peppercorns, garlic, salt, thyme and rosemary tied in cheese cloth)water to cover...more

Pasta and Peas Or Pasta con Piselli

Pasta and PeasOrPasta con PiselliIngredients;1 lb. of Pasta preferably shells, medium or small size1 small white onion chopped1 Tablespoon of Olive oil½ of a cup of dry white wine (optional)...more

Shepherd’s Pie