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Chicken and Wild Rice Soup

Chicken and Wild Rice Soup is good for the soul! This one I originally spotted in Food and Wine Magazine has just what any soup ordered–heavy cream! Check it out below. Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: This soup is phenomenal. Only…

February 9, 2024
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Roasted Winter Root Vegetables with Oven Raclette

Nothing says winter like Raclette, and there is a no more indulgent way to ring in the New Year than to start off with this Roasted Winter Root Vegetables with Oven Raclette from AllRecipes! Rating: A How to make it an A+: I added…

January 2, 2024
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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
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Harrisa-and Farro-Stuffed Acorn Squash

This Harrisa-and Farro-Stuffed Acorn Squash was so healthy and FILLING! Like, WOW. While there is plenty to change, the health-factor is on point! Rating: B How to make it an A+: There wasn’t one flavor that stood out in a positive way. I would…

January 22, 2023
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#Potato-Leek Soup

I really dove right into Chrissy Teigen’s latest cookbook. This #Potato-Leek Soup reminds me of the Chrissy we know with indulgent ingredients of comforting favorites. Pillsbury pie crust “hashtags” dipped in stodgy soup–YUP! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: It’s good, but…

January 22, 2023
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Broccoli, Potato, and Cheddar Soup

This Broccoli, Potato, and Cheddar Soup from Martha Stewart Living is just delicious! Bonus points for being blender-free! Love this fresh tasting, yet super-hearty winner! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: I didn’t love the 2cm chunks of gorgonzola. I’d prefer it…

March 16, 2022
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Veggie Chili ‘N’ Beer

Next up from Daphne Oz: Veggie Chili ‘N’ Beer! Too spicy for the kids, but us adults just love this cozy, warming meal! Details below! Rating: A- How to make it an A+: Really nice! I think it’s a little too smoky. I did…

February 27, 2022
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Parmesan Minestrone with Chili Mayo Toasts

I’ve never made a minestrone soup before, and this Parmesan Minestrone with Chili Mayo Toasts was just the introduction I needed! Chrissy Teigen’s recipes don’t typically disappoint. Details below! Rating: A+ How to make it an A+: Very tasty, though I don’t think I…

January 16, 2022
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Supremely Creamy Tomato & Cheddar Soup

Another cozy meal over here! I’ve had a lot of fun cracking open Molly Baz’s cookbook, and enjoying meals like this Supremely Creamy Tomato & Cheddar Soup. Rating: A How to make it an A+: I really enjoyed, but thought the dill could be…

January 9, 2022
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Milk-Braised Chicken with Bacon, Beans, and Kale

Another cozy, dutch oven dish. This Milk-Braised Chicken with Bacon, Beans, and Kale starts on the stove and finishes in the oven for tender, delicious, flavors and meat! This was my first experience with Molly Baz’s cookbook, and it was a good one! Rating:…

January 5, 2022