Chicken Butternut Squash Chili

This Chicken Butternut Squash Chili puts a refreshing twist on a fall classic.  It makes a large pot, making it an easy one-dish meal for serving a group or for having leftovers to use for lunch/dinners later in the week.   I realize I'm … [Read more...]

Curry Butternut Soup

Roasted butternut squash and carrots blend together with coconut milk to make a silky smooth soup full of curry flavor.  While visiting home for the holidays Mom made a ton of meals that she made during our childhood.  It was so fun to taste … [Read more...]

Noodleless Chicken Soup {with Freezing Instructions!}

Making meals ahead of time isn't something I do often, but when I've had one of "those" days and I come home to a wonderful, warm, healthy homemade meal that I just need to reheat it kind of feels like I won the lottery-ya know what I … [Read more...]

No Tortilla Chicken Soup

Nothing says "welcome home!" more than a huge pot of warm soup on the stove.  This soup is very simple, and can be made ahead of time.  It often tastes better when reheated after the flavors meld together for a day or two in the fridge, which makes … [Read more...]

Butternut Squash Chili…Perfect for Halloween Night!

This chili is chock-full of beans, squash, and tomatoes for a hearty meatless dish anyone will love!  With a touch of cinnamon to make the folks enjoying this chili say "hmmm...what is that?"  this dish will quickly turn into a family tradition for … [Read more...]

Seriously Simple Sweet Potato Chipotle Soup

This Sweet Potato Chipotle Soup is wonderfully smoky from the chipotle peppers, which makes it just right when the weather is chilly.  With only four ingredients, you'll have a batch of this clean and satisfying soup on the table in no … [Read more...]

Simple Slow Cooker Chicken Soup

Hello!! Last night my running group for the mini marathon training completed another 7 miles.  We did the same route as last week, but backwards. My mind was totally blown!  Running the same route backwards was the idea of one of the guys in my … [Read more...]

{Slow Cooker} Veggie Soup

All of this cold weather has had me using my crock pot like crazy! Not only does it make warm, comforting meals super simple but it also makes a huge batch of food that will last Brian and I throughout the entire week...such a huge time … [Read more...]

Warm and Cozy Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

A couple of weeks ago I tried Panera's Autumn Squash Soup. Wow was that stuff good!!!  It seriously tasted how fall should taste... Immediately, I had thoughts of recreating something similar, and my mind turned to butternut squash soup. … [Read more...]

Tomato Pepper Shrimp Soup

Yesterday, my morning started out with my usual Thursday morning Bodypump class.  I look forward to this class on Tuesdays and Thursdays, and I really LOVE starting my day with it! After showering and getting ready for the day, I did something NOT … [Read more...]