Soup from the Garden

Still making lots of soup in the Arnold house, today we experimented with eggplant, made possible by a friend’s garden bounty. Somehow all my soups lately are orange. What can I say? It’s a great color. And yummy and super satisfying.

Why Does Cooked Cauliflower Have to Smell So Weird?

Time for some more healing soups. This week I cheated and had a ton of things I shouldn’t be eating right now. Clearly my taste buds are bored so it’s back to the drawing board. I spent some time reading up online on veggie based soups, found some good starting points (particularly this site), and I…

More Food for the Soul from a Disorganized Cook

I’ve been dealing with some weird allergy issues and so in an attempt to fulfill my need for yummy things and try to avoid the things that make me react, I’ve been eating a lot of nourishing soups. My main problem is that I forget where I originally found a recipe and can never get back…

Nourishing the Body and the Soul

I eat this delicious veggie soup when I am feeling like I need to get everything working again. It’s surprisingly filling and especially when it’s as cold and blustery out as it is right now it’s comfort food for my soul. And it’s energizing too! It’s basically chicken stock, celery, onions, peppers, red chile, carrots,…