Lentil Soup – My Favorite Fall Crock Pot Soup

Lentil soup. It’s delicious. It’s filling, and it makes the house smell amazing. During the chilly months, I make this soup a couple of times a month- at least. Did I mention it’s also THM friendly? Oh yeah. It’s a solid E, baby! Lentil Soup What you need: 1 bag of lentils 1 can fired roasted diced tomatoes 2 32 oz beef stock 1/2 medium onion, chopped 2 celery stalks chopped 8-10 baby carrots chopped … Read more…

Soup Swap Party

Hanging with my girlfriends is good. Hanging with my girlfriends when there’s food involved is great!! I thought I’d combine two of my favorite things (my girlfriends and food) and host a Soup Swap Party. The idea was simple enough. Invite people over and tell them to bring soup to share. Easy. What started out as 9 of us gals getting together ended up being just the 4 of us. So, it was an intimate … Read more…

My Kitchen Mondays ~ Taco Soup

Taco Soup One day last week I forgot to take my protein out of the freezer and when supper time came, well…I had to improvise.  What came out my impromptu supper has become one of Oscar’s favorite dishes!  Ingredients 1 lb sausage (I used breakfast) 1 tablespoon minced onions 2 14.5oz cans diced tomatoes 2 15.5oz cans black beans 32oz chicken broth 3 Tablespoons taco seasoning 1 16oz can refried beans handful of fresh cilantro tortilla or corn chips for … Read more…