Pho: Vietnamese Bone Broth


Kelly: My husband gets an idea to make a recipe… like twice a year (I’m laughing now ). Last time it was a Thai dish, this time it’s Vietnamese. He wanted to make pho, a super rich bone broth (which is soooo good for you), slow cooked with lots of fragrant spices. Getting the spices was… 

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Dairy-Free Cheeseburger Soup


Lately I have been craving ground beef. I take this as my body’s way of telling me that I need to eat it. So one night I decided to make cheeseburger soup. I’ve been creating recipes for long enough to know that I was most definitely not the first person to think of this I… 

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Pumpkin Paleo Chili


While we were on our book tour / road trip for nearly a month I daydreamed about what we would do when we got home. I imagined how I could simplify our life and make more time for the kids. One of my thoughts was to do more menu planning. It’s so nice knowing what… 

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Ham Chowder

ham chowder

Puree in high power blender or food processor: 2 cups Navy Beans 1/2 cup cashew pieces 1/2 cup coconut milk 2 cups broth Set aside. Saute for about ten minutes: 1/2 cup onion 1/2 cup celery Add to onions and celery: 2 cloves of garlic, minced Saute about five minutes more, being careful not to… 

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So Simple Zucchini Noodle Soup


This soup is so simple it almost doesn’t even need any explanation I just sauteed carrots and celery, and added steamed zucchini noodles, broth and Herbamare. It would also have been really good with some chicken for chicken “noodle” soup. To make the zucchini noodles I used this nifty julienne slicer that Elana got me… 

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Maple Sausage & Sweet Potato Soup


I love soup. Especially on a cold day. Today it’s been cold and there’s even a little snow on the ground. I’m hoping we get more snow this weekend. Here is one of our favorite soups. It’s one of those wonderful meals that everyone eats, and no one complains. Sigh =) Maple Sausage & Sweet… 

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