Soups & Stews

Holy Posole! A Great Gift for Friends Straight from the Lone Star State

    Have you every heard of posole?  No?  Well, I’ll get to that in a minute and I’m going to quote Sharon Ely because she has a great summary and history of this fabulous soup.  I was introduced to Posole about 20 years ago thanks to my husbands...

In The Comfort Zone: Chicken Noodle & Vegetable Stew

  Baby it’s cold outside!  Nothing sounds better to my kids than soup this time of year.  They want it creamy and yummy!  The only problem is, creamy isn’t easy on the waistline.  This soup takes several detours from the typical stew ingredients, leaving out the heavy cream, substituting...

SUPER Healthy BOWL: 3 Pepper Turkey Chili with Quinoa Biscuits

  In about a week, many football fans with gather round, fried food in tow, to watch the final football game of the season, sniff sniff.  I wanted to present a classic game day meal with a healthful twist.  I scratched the flour, the grease, the breading and the...

Comfort Food Remix: Tomato Soup with Updated Grilled Cheese

         It’s starting to get cold, even in Texas.  Why we start to crave warm comfort food, in my opinion, comes from a natural biological trigger.  Feed me for winter!  A favorite comfort meal for our family is classic tomato soup and with a grilled cheese...