10 of My Favorite Soup Recipes

Roasted-Pepper-Soup with grilled chicken and corn

With Winter closing in and the days begin getting colder what could be better than a big bowl of a your favorite comforting soup!    Here are 10 of my favorite soup recipes to help warm your body and your soul! Chicken Soup with Mini Ravioli Cream of Broccoli with Roasted Tomatoes & Cheddar Shrimp and Crab Chowder Ribollita (Tuscan … [Read more...]

Smoky Salmon Chowder with Cindy’s Recipes and Writings

salmon chowder

One thing for certain is when Mother Nature decides that it's time for winter,  she leaves no doubt in any ones mind.  This week we've seen single digit temperatures and a our high was a balmy 22 degrees.   I know that's considered seasonable for our friends up north, but when your normal temp for the month is 32, it's just down right … [Read more...]

{Vegan} Red Bean Chili with Everyday Maven

Vegan Red Bean Chili

Today my friends begins a new series of Guest Post Friday.   I know  many of you thought it was gone forever, but because of  our new community of Food Bloggers on Google+ it's been resurrected.   If you were here you'd see my happy dance, granted it's not much of a dance but the intent is there and I promise you that I am smiling! What's that … [Read more...]

Turkey Noodle Soup with Pressure Cooking Today


I hope that everyone enjoyed a Happy and Healthy Thanksgiving, and that you were able to spend time with your family and friends.   We did have a good Thanksgiving, unfortunately I picked up some kind of bug and it hit me pretty hard Wednesday.  I did manage to make everything for dinner, but now I'm paying for overdoing it yesterday and its back … [Read more...]

Chicken Tortellini Soup #We Care

Chicken Tortellini soup

Living in the northeast section of the United States has it's advantages.  We get fresh seafood most of the year,  great produce, and of course there's the beach!    But living in the northeast section of the United States also has it disadvantages, namely hurricanes, tropical storms and Nor' Easters. Although I'm not a native of the area, I've … [Read more...]

Roasted Red Pepper Soup with Grilled Chicken and Corn

Roasted Red Pepper Soup with Grilled Chicken and Grilled Corn

When I first started learning how to cook my favorite dish to make were soups.  Let me clarify that, the only item on the menu I was trusted to make with minimal supervision were the soups, or at least that's what I thought. What I later learned was that working with new ingredients and making classical dishes could be taught, but if you didn't … [Read more...]