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Posts from the ‘Soups’ category

green goddess soup

With snow storms, ice storms, and polar vortexes wearing away at me this winter, I need to summon my inner goddess for the strength to make…


moroccan chickpea stew

So last week it was all warm and sunny and 50 degrees, so I gave you Moroccan Carrot Salad.  What a difference a week makes.  Temperatures…


my favorite tomato soup

I call this my favorite tomato soup because not only does is it delicious, but it is so incredibly easy.  I thought that today, while it…


turkey pozole rojo

I missed Thanksgiving this year.  Not the meaning….I woke up that day thinking about how thankful I am for my family and friends and dogs.  However,…


roasted tomato soup with kale

We had our first snowfall of the season in New York City today.  What a perfect day to begin soup season in my house.  I believe…


cucumber pistachio gazpacho

My husband’s Italian grandmother is 95 and STILL grows vegetables in her yard each summer.  Yesterday she happened to have a bounty of large, ready to…


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