Soup

Pork Chili Verde

It is Friday, and our family eats Mexican food on Fridays which I always look forward to. But this is a very special Friday.  It is the one year anniversary of Fiesta Friday over at The Novice Gardener.  Because of the fact that it is a huge anniversary celebration, I couldn’t just take any old Mexican
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Posole Rojo – A Christmas Eve Tradition

Today I want to share with you a delicious soup that our family eats on Christmas Eve, but would be wonderful anytime you want a flavorful soup reminiscent of the spices in a tamale.  It is called Posole Rojo. It is often served on Christmas Eve in Mexico.  Many families in Arizona eat Mexican food on this night, I think due
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Butternut Squash Soup

This was a very special week!  It was the first time since last May it was cool enough outside in the morning when I woke up to be able to open the door and just have the screen open.  That is a big deal here in Arizona because it means you made it through another
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Broccoli Cheese Soup

The nights are getting cool here now, and the first thing I want to do is make soup.  There is something about throwing a whole bunch of ingredients into a big pot, heating it up, watching it steam, and the flavors meld together that is so comforting. I think it reminds me of when I was little, and made mud
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Minestrone Soup

Happy New Year!  It has finally gotten cold here, and actually feels like winter.  Although, when I drove across town today, I noticed some of the trees’ leaves are turning yellow so it kind of feels like fall, too. Oh, and our daffodils are in bloom so in some ways it feels like spring!   I guess
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