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Category: Lunch

Hungry “Hamburger” Soup

Hungry “Hamburger” Soup

More soup! Most requested recipes…soup! This is a comforting take on a family classic. I know it’s called hamburger, but we don’t use a lot of that anymore …so here’s how I made it. My very organized and clean-eating motivated friend Tine shared this one with […]

Jive Turkey Thai Soup

Jive Turkey Thai Soup

Because you need ANOTHER leftover idea… Sadly, we have very few leftovers in this house. I might cook two turkeys at Christmas, one for dinner and one for the rest of the goodness! I have a thing for turkey, every once in a while I’ll […]

Tantalizing Tomato Soup

Tantalizing Tomato Soup

What a summer! Sunshine flooded our Island for months. Although they actually had to water, gardeners were overjoyed! Upon request from one of these gardeners…I was asked for a tomato soup recipe. What is it with you Italians and your tomatoes??? Hahaha…actually I should have […]

Carnival Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

Carnival Quinoa Stuffed Peppers

After ranting earlier in ‘Where do we go from here?’ about how we needed to leave the Dark Side (yes…they do have cookies) and follow the yellow brick road to Emerald Green Veggie City, I figured I had better post a pretty damn stupendous recipe. […]

Scrumptious Salmon Quesadillas

Scrumptious Salmon Quesadillas

It was one of those awful, painful days… Work had been ridiculous, one crisis after another. FABULOUS! Late picking up the kids, my greeting consisted of whiny, shrieking complaints. EXCELLENT! “What are we having for dinner?” Great question! I reflected on the fact that my fridge at that point […]

Crazy Coconut Chicken Wraps with Mango Chutney

Crazy Coconut Chicken Wraps with Mango Chutney

“Well THAT is a skill!” I exclaim, as once again, my lovely nine year old daughter has separated all of her dinner into little piles of ‘will-eat’ and ‘won’t-eat’. As someone who has never really been that selective of an eater, this habit of hers […]

Give Peas a Chance

Give Peas a Chance

Usually Pea Soup is a fall and winter staple around here. However, the other day I was crusin’ through Costco and had a sudden hankerin’ for some ham…does that happen to anyone else? We don’t have a whole lotta ham around our dinner table, so […]

David Wong’s Smoked Turkey Soup

David Wong’s Smoked Turkey Soup

After interviewing David Wong for my Opening the Jar post, I asked if I couldn’t have a few recipes to share with you lovely folks, he complied…with two! This is the savoury one, a delicious Smoked Turkey soup with just a hint of fennel. Just […]

The Magic of Mushrooms Soup

The Magic of Mushrooms Soup

After writing about how mushroom soup saved me during my months of morning sickness (also known as P.U.K.E) . I realized I had a fabulous recipe to share for home made fresh mushroom soup with tarragon. Even more fabulous with all the recent research that […]