Crock Pot · Soups

Hearty Hodgepodge Soup

We are clinging onto Winter.  Therefore, we welcome a couple more soups to add to the menu.  At my house, we call this the rotation.  The rotation of things that will warm our bones.   I love so many things about this soup.  The simplicity, the heartiness, the rich flavor.  I also love my friend,… Continue reading Hearty Hodgepodge Soup

Crock Pot · Soups

Crockpot Green Enchilada Soup

It's rare that a friend (thanks, Kerry) sends out a recipe that I follow exactly.   The minute I laid eyes on this recipe, I made it within 24 hours. It is a great soup to warm your bones.  The spice is perfect, the consistency is perfectly creamy, and the end result is memorable.  Using… Continue reading Crockpot Green Enchilada Soup

Seafood · Soups

Seafood Chowder

A casual conversation prior to a cold front and the Super Bowl turns to food.  No shocker here.  Thankful for friends that always have the perfect recipes at the right time.  Deidra has four children and is an amazing cook.  She shared with me that her children are now very much an active  part of the kitchen. … Continue reading Seafood Chowder


Family Wellness Soup

I was first introduced to this soup a couple of years ago.  My friend, Lee, came to the rescue when my family was suffering from cold and flu.  Doorbell rings and a Dutch oven of this "magic" soup appears.  The taste is divine and we are thankful she shared this recipe with us.  Regular chicken noodle,… Continue reading Family Wellness Soup


Cheeseburger Soup

Hearty and delish. This soup will warm your bones on a crisp night. Stocked full of veggies, with a light cheese base. Everything in this soup can be altered to accommodate your waistline. Soup's On! 1/2 lb of lean ground beef or ground turkey 1 c. chopped white onion 1 c. sliced carrots 1 c.… Continue reading Cheeseburger Soup

Crock Pot · Soups

Chicken Tortilla Soup

This weather is soup weather. Soup's on! I have been given two Chicken Tortilla Soup recipes in the past week. Both are great finds. The next one that I post has Campbell's Cheddar Cheese soup in it. The recipe below started in Trisha Yearwood's kitchen, then to Food Network, then in the hands of my… Continue reading Chicken Tortilla Soup

Crock Pot · Soups

Taco Soup

This started off to be a favorite crock pot/Weight Watcher recipe.  It is now simply a  favorite.  Friends along the way have helped us perfect it.  The chicken variation at the bottom is perfection! 1 lb. lean ground beef 1 c. chopped onion 1 16 oz. can pinto beans, not drained 1 16 oz. can dark kidney… Continue reading Taco Soup


Enchilada Soup

My family loves this recipe.  Mom practically begged me to make it the first time. It is easy and warm, and we never make it the same way twice.  Here is the perfect answer to a cold or rainy day.  Enchilada Soup   2 chicken breasts, lean hamburger, or chopped pork 1 onion, chopped 1… Continue reading Enchilada Soup