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Need a weekend warm up? January is National Soup month and I fully embrace this food month with a passion! Everything in January is either made on the stove in 1 pot or in my slow cooker! This soup is

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This recipe is an oldie, but a goodie, and I’m bringing it back for my kick off to the Fall season! This Turkey White Bean Pumpkin Chili recipe is made with pumpkin puree, ground turkey, white beans, green chiles and

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  Squash blossoms are indeed the piece de resistance of the early Summer Farmers Markets! I was beyond elated when I opened our CSA share this past Wednesday and saw a small container housing 12 elegant  squash blossoms! My mouth

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A few weeks ago in our weekly CSA share we received a whole head of cabbage. “Okay…” I thought. What to do with a whole head of cabbage? I didn’t want to go the route of slathering mayo into a

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Salmon is one of my favorite go to weeknight meals…it’s healthy, quick, and leaves you feeling full without all of the heavy bloating you can get from carb heavy meals! Foil packets are pure genius and I have just now

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  This past Sunday night we hosted a group of friends to watch the cult-classic Walking Dead…only 3 episodes left and we are hooked! How will it end?! Who is going to die?! Oh yes…back to the food! So, I

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Happy Valentine’s Day! This year for Valentine’s Day I am craving a quiet night in with a hearty bowl of soup…add a glass of wine, cozy oversized blanket, and a few shows on the DVR and I am one happy

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The holidays have come and gone, and now it’s all about hunkering down for the long winter stretch! After some very mild temps in Chicago we are bracing for our coldest day of the season this Sunday! A warm and

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Ready for a holiday detox? After days (or maybe weeks…) of holiday bingeing on rich meats, cheeses, desserts, cookies and eggnog your body is most likely screaming for something clean and nutritious. This toasted barley soup with kale and white

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Once the temps dipped back down into the 50’s this past weekend I was ready to get back into action with my soup recipes! This Chicken Soup with Fennel and Farro came together in less than 45 minutes and is

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