Soups and Stews

Warm up with this healthy recipe Cannellini Bean, Sausage and Kale Soup. Italian sausage is simmered in tomato broth with tender cannellini beans, vegetables, and kale.

Cannellini Bean, Sausage and Kale Soup

Warm up with this healthy recipe Cannellini Bean, Sausage and Kale Soup. Italian sausage is simmered in tomato broth with tender cannellini beans, vegetables, and kale. This cannellini bean, sausage and kale soup is my first soup of the season and I have to say, it’s a keeper.  I am trying […]

homemade chicken stock

What You Need to Know to Make Homemade Chicken Stock

Don’t waste your money on store brand chicken stock. This homemade chicken stock recipe is easy, delicious, and saves money. This post may contain affiliate links. Click here to learn more about how affiliate links are used on this site. Chicken stock is a building block in so many recipes.  […]

easy minestrone soup recipe

Mississippi Minestrone

This easy minestrone soup recipe gets a Southern-style makeover with black eyed peas, red beans, collard greens and okra. Sometimes I wish I could film what goes on behind the scenes in my kitchen when I’m cooking.  You only get to see the finished product.  But occasionally it’s the behind-the-scenes […]

tomato basil soup recipe

Corn and Tomato Basil Soup

Warm up with the fresh flavors of this creamy tomato basil soup recipe. It’s full of late summer bounty with fresh basil, sweet corn, and juicy tomatoes. I don’t know about ya’ll, but my garden is looking pretty pathetic right about now. I can’t complain.  Given the luck we have […]

new england clam chowder recipe

New England Clam Chowder

Creamy, homemade New England clam chowder recipe is loaded with briny clams and bacon. It’s perfect for cold winter nights. Does anyone else out there have a cooking bucket list?  You know, a list of recipes that you hope one day you will be brave enough to try? Homemade New […]