Lemon and Thyme Asparagus Soup
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Lemon and Thyme Asparagus Soup

It’s asparagus season!  Celebrate local and fresh ingredients with this guilt-free, awesome soup!  While this recipe is vegan, you could certainly add a little cream for that extra something special Lemon and Thyme Asparagus Soup ¼ cup olive oil 2 ½ pounds fresh asparagus, woody ends removed and chopped into 1” pieces 4 Celery stalks, … Continue reading

Souper Sunday!  Ground Buffalo Stew – aka Hamburger Stew
Soups, Salads & Other Fare

Souper Sunday! Ground Buffalo Stew – aka Hamburger Stew

Is it getting cold yet or what!?!  Even in Northern California the weather outside is frightful, though we’re very thankful for the rain!  A perfect time to make stew! This soup is derived from one of my favorite childhood comfort foods, “Hamburger Stew”, but this time I’m using ground buffalo meat instead of hamburger meat.  … Continue reading

Chili Con Carne From Dried Beans
Chump Change / comfort food / Cook / Crock Pot / Dinner / One Pot Meals / Soups / Soups, Salads & Other Fare

Chili Con Carne From Dried Beans

Who doesn’t like a nice, hot bowl of chili?  Homemade chili is a always a favorite whether on a hot dog, some tater tots, or in a bowl dressed with some freshly grated cheese and diced onion.  But let’s face facts – the stuff from the can just can’t hold a candle to the real … Continue reading