Ham And Black Bean Soup #recipe

One of the things I enjoy during the winter, is a hearty bowl of soup. Especially, a homemade one like my ham and black bean. There's something very comforting about the smells and taste of a piping hot bowl. It's also a great way to use up leftovers from a large family meal. This particular … [Read more...]

Five Most Viewed Soup Recipes

Since winter is coming, like it or not, I thought I'd round up my five most viewed soups. Each of the five are simple and delicious. For the most part, the ingredients are fairly common pantry staples. First up and most viewed of the five is my easy Tomato Bisque. If you're a tomato soup … [Read more...]

Lasagna Soup – Tina’s Version #Recipe Dinner Under 500 Calories

If you're on Facebook, you've seen tons of Lasagna Soup recipes. They vary here and there. The soup tastes like lasagna; but it's basically a dump everything into your slow cooker dish. This is the fabulous part. What you need to know are two things. Do you want it meatless and what veggies do … [Read more...]

Vegetable Beef Barley Soup #Recipe

Winter months in Canada are great for serving up flavour rich soups for dinner. Personally, I'd enjoy a bowl or two more often than I make them.┬áThe wonderful thing about homemade soup is the ability to double up and freeze some for another night. One hearty favourite is my vegetable beef barley … [Read more...]

Tasty Tuesday – Cheater Potato And Cod Soup # Recipe

Winter is a great time for hearty soups and stews. They're a favourite at my house. We could easily sit down to a bowl of soup or stew with a hunk of bread for dipping two or three times a week. It's comforting, homey, satisfying and warms your insides. I don't always have the time to make it all … [Read more...]

Soup – What I Ate This Week: Week 9 #healthyeating

One of the best ways to curb overeating and up your intake on veggies at the same time, is soup! Personally, I love soups for so many reasons. They can be rich and creamy or chunky and broth based. Soup is great for using up odd vegetables hanging around or leftover meats. Adding beans instead of … [Read more...]

Kitchen Sink Vegetable Soup #recipe #lowcalorie

Kitchen Sink Vegetable Soup - It may seem like a weird name for a soup but I believe it fits. There's a saying "everything but the kitchen sink". This kinda fits. It was a nasty, nasty weekend, last weekend. Calgary had a huge winter storm and -40 windchills. So I decided we needed some warming … [Read more...]

Creamy Homemade Tomato Soup – Comfort Food #Easy #Recipe #CoconutMilk

Lunch times growing up varied on budgets and seasons. During the winter, we often got tomato soup and a grilled cheese sandwich. It was canned soup but it was wonderful. Tomato soup is still a favourite of mine and says home. There's warmth and comfort in a bowl of soup. Whether you're coming in … [Read more...]

Tomato Vegetable Soup #Recipe

One of the flavors I enjoy most is Tomato. Tomato Soup, Bruschetta, caprese salad. Virtually anything that has a tomato in it. Tomatoes even add depth to gravy! This tomato vegetable soup that I'm going to share, is a wonderful, easy recipe that you control. The reason being is that the … [Read more...]

Low Calorie, Super Easy, Homemade Vegetable Soup #Recipe #Economical

Low Calorie, Super Easy, Homemade Vegetable Soup I'm a huge lover of soups and making this one just couldn't be easier. Not only is it easy but it definitely fits into the budget and uses up those bits and pieces you have hanging around! You know what I mean. The end of the week comes and you … [Read more...]

Yummy Homemade Hamburger Soup #Recipe

When winter arrives on the doorstep, I start thinking of great homemade soups and stews to stock my freezer with. Here is a longtime favorite of mine. Homemade Hamburger Soup 1 1/2 lbs hamburger 3 stalks celery (chopped) 3 potatoes (finely chopped) 3 carrots (chopped) 8 cups of … [Read more...]

Tina’s Homemade Chicken Noodle Soup

Here is a favorite recipe of mine. It's a great way to use up leftover chicken or turkey. I've added in substitutions for your convenience. I know I don't always have the fresh ingredients at hand. CHICKEN NOODLE SOUP 2 cups water 6 cups chicken stock (homemade or bought) 2 carrots … [Read more...]