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Easiest White Bean Soup

I made The Weekday Vegetarians cookbook’s Easiest White Bean Soup with all the suggested toppings! Those toppings included Gigantic Croutons, Kale Pesto, and Broiled Scallions! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: My favorite recipe from the cookbook so far! Delicious! Find the…

January 22, 2023

Roasted Tomato Soup with Giant Cheesy Herb Croutons

I am cooking right through Daphne Oz’s cookbook, The Happy Cook, and really enjoying it all! Everything is pretty healthy, and seem to be hits with the adults and kids of the house! Details below on this Roasted Tomato Soup with Giant Cheesy Herb…

February 27, 2022

Molly Baz’s Cae Sal

Molly Baz is known for her Cae Sal, so I just had to try it out! I added some sautéed shrimp on top for a more complete meal. Check out this well-rounded dish below! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: While Caesar…

January 23, 2022

Broccoli Soup with Cheddar Croutons

It’s soup season! It’s also Thanksgiving week so “make something very easy so you can cook everything else all week” season! Check out this quick and tasty Broccoli Soup with Cheddar Croutons, from Real Simple magazine, below! Rating: A- How to make it an…

November 22, 2021

Il Buco-Style Kale Salad

I’m always looking for new ways to get kale in my diet. This Il Buco-Style Kale Salad, from Chrissy Teigen, is a pretty tasty option that has the tastiest topping. Details on this side salad below! Rating: B- How to make it an A+:…

January 2, 2020

Pea Soup with Rolled Goat’s Cheese Croutons

If you’ve been following along, you know that Yotam Ottolenghi is in my top five chefs of all time. His recipes and restaurants are almost always an A+ in my book. This Pea Soup with Rolled Goat’s Cheese Croutons is no exception. I could…

December 5, 2019

Garlic Croutons

    I love the flavor of these Garlic Croutons from the Barefoot Contessa! They were the perfect little savory treats to scatter on top of her Fresh Pea Soup. It makes such a stronger statement than using plain croutons, or just serving alongside…

December 31, 2018