Pumpkin Soup with Apple-Cranberry Relish and Spicy Pepitas

  Pumpkin Soup with Apple Cranberry Relish, and Spicy Pepitas is a delicious recipe for fall or winter – especially for when your soul needs a little comfort food. It’s the perfect thing for the weather that’s been forecasted around these parts, which looks like it’s going to be remarkably chilly. When the weather outside looks frightful, […]


Slow Cooker Tomato Soup with Grilled Cheese Croutons

What says comfort food on a chilly day more than a steaming bowl of Tomato Soup and a Grilled Cheese Sandwich? But isn’t there a better way to achieve comfort than by opening a can? What if that wonderful aroma of soup, simmering, wafted through your cozy house for hours? You know me: I’m all […]


How to Make Homemade Chicken Stock

Chicken stock is one of those almost ubiquitous ingredients that efficient home cooks keep in stock (pardon my homonym). Smart cooks buy it by the box-full and store it on their pantry shelves, to have some handy when they need it. But smarter cooks store it in their freezer. And why would they do that? […]