Vegetarian Chili

Scene: a wintry, blistering cold Saturday evening, huddled inside our home sans plans (thanks, pandemic), with bellies rumbling for some warm, hearty food. Enter: this “throw all of the leftover veggies we have in the dutch oven with some tomato sauce and pray it tastes good” kind of chili. The actual intent for Saturday’s dinner this past weekend was to […]

Seven-Veggie Minestrone Soup

The second it becomes December, it’s soup season. I wasn’t always into soup, but as I grow older (or wiser?) I find myself gravitating toward making soup more often. Soup is a cozy, warming, and hearty meal that can yield many servings for leftovers, lunch, and usually freezes well. I have several soups that I plan to experiment with, and […]

French Onion Soup

It’s been a while since I’ve posted a recipe, and I just have to brag about this one… I kinda nailed it. After going to Paris and having french onion soup at almost every single restaurant we visited, I decided to give this a try and it was a major success. Simmered, caramelized onions in a rich and hearty broth, […]