Chicken Noodle Soup with Fresh Homemade Egg Noodles

I wasn’t planning on posting this chicken noodle soup recipe, hence the horrible quality cell phone photos!  Once the family tried it, though– we decided it was probably one of the best soups I have ever made!  Which means I had to share it so I would remember just how I threw it together!  The […]

My favorite Split Pea and Leftover Ham Soup #recipe

We had a wonderful Easter Dinner at our home this year! I made a large ham and luckily we had quite a bit of ham left on the bone after everyone had their fill. Never ever ever waste a good ham bone, it will make any soup taste out of this world! This happens to […]

Potato Bacon Bean Chowder #recipe – it’s just good

We could cook potato soup everyday for a month and not make it the same way twice! Potato soup can be made in so many different ways! I loved this one because it doesn’t have a lot of milk in it like many other ones I have tried in the past. It is hearty and […]

Meatless Dinner Recipe: Lentil Tomato Soup

We have been eating a ton of soup lately! It’s quick easy and can be a good way to trick your family into eating healthy! Since my son’s girlfriend is a vegetarian, I’ve had to get a little creative when she is staying for supper. One of my favorites so far is this slightly sweet, yet […]

Butternut Squash Soup with Parmesan Toasts

Here’s a recipe I originally posted October 26th, 2011. I’ve been craving it and didn’t think it would hurt to re-share it with you all again :) The changing colors of autumn always make me want to savor all of the season’s bounty of apples, pumpkins, and most importantly – squash! I had a counter […]

Chicken Tortilla Soup – easy dinner recipe

My son has been asking me to make this soup since last super bowl when we tried it for the first time! I keep forgetting about it though. Yesterday I finally picked up the ingredients and surprised him with it for supper last night. The whole family was happy to see it and I haven’t […]

Quick Creamy Ham and Veggie Soup Recipe

I had a chilly feeling all day today and sure enough right around the time Super G. arrived home from work, it  had started to snow. It is still snowing . We  already have over an inch of the fluff all over everything once again and it’s still snowing like crazy. Yuck! Snow makes me […]

Tiny Turkey Meatball Soup – or kind of Wedding Soup

This cold weather just chills me to the bone, it makes me crave some comforting and warm soup! I was thinking about the Campbell’s Italian style wedding soup I had a few months ago and figured it would be even better homemade! After looking at a few recipes on and Food Network, I came […]

The Boxcar Children Beef Stew Recipe

Last week Pie brought home an assignment for The Boxcar Children book. They have been reading the book in class and the teacher sent home a packet with a list of different post-reading activities they could choose from. Pie made a really nice diorama with a boxcar, forest, pond and campfire for her first choice. Then, […]

Quick and Easy Savory Potato Soup recipe

It’s just about soup weather again! Well, in my mind anytime is soup weather, but not everyone agrees on that :) Soup is good for the soul and quick homemade potato soup is even better. Potato soup is one of my favorites! I especially love it with a hot from the oven roll. I didn’t […]