Creamy Butternut Squash Soup

My daughter’s exact words when tasting this Creamy Butternut Squash Soup were, “This tastes like dessert!”  I couldn’t agree more.  I have always loved traditional Butternut Squash Soup, but I tried a Butternut Squash Soup at a restaurant called “Blue Lemon” in Salt Lake City and it took my love of Butternut Squash Soup to … [Read more...]

Creamy Broccoli Cauliflower Soup

I first had this cauliflower soup about 5 years ago when we had a big soup potluck at our church in Spokane. There were seriously DOZENS of soups to choose from and of course, I had to try them all. Though there were lots of great soups there, I remember this one being my favorite, … [Read more...]

Crock Pot Chicken Chili

This Crock Pot Chicken Chili Recipe is one of our very favorite comfort food recipes! It is so nice on a COLD day!! You can make this chili as hot or as mild as you want.. it really depends on how spicy the salsa is that you buy. If you know us, we like it … [Read more...]

Mom’s Hearty Beef Stew

I love my mom’s beef stew. The steak is so tender, it practically melts in your mouth. My mom would make it all the time during the fall and winter. My favorite was when she would put it in a big tupperware bowl and bring it on camping trips. It heats up great! You can … [Read more...]

Mom’s Bacon n’ Corn Chowder

This corn chowder recipe is a favorite of almost all of my Mom’s grandkids. One of my nephews came to her during his Winter break from college and begged her to make it! This recipe has never been written down before, as she makes it from memory every time she makes it. The last time … [Read more...]

Lasagna Soup

This is our cousin, Angela’s lasagna soup recipe that she was kind enough to share with us. My husband, who generally doesn’t like tomato-based soups, ate this up and went for seconds. It is so creamy and looks beautiful. The cheese mix you add at the end is what makes this to-die-for. Kids like to … [Read more...]

French Onion Soup

I love a good French onion soup, especially in the Fall when you can get really good, sweet onions. This French Onion Soup is way better than what I have had at most restaurants. The rich flavor paired with the gooey cheese and soft bread is just so… mmmmm.. there are no words that can … [Read more...]

Our Version of Olive Garden’s Pasta E Fagioli Soup

Fall has to be my favorite season of the year.  It finally cools down, the leaves change color, and the anticipation of another football season almost makes me giddy.  It’s also my favorite food season.  I love trying new soup recipes, but this is an old favorite.  Tastes just like Olive Garden’s!  This recipe does … [Read more...]

Potato Broccoli Cheese Soup

I love this soup.  This Potato Broccoli Cheese Soup reminds me of the broccoli cheese soup that they make at The Pizza Factory.  I originally got this recipe from my sister Elise but have made some slight modifications over the years.  It is one of my favorite hot soups on a cold day, pure cheesy … [Read more...]