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Butternut Squash Soup

The End of Week Twelve

24 pounds, boys and girls. Twenty-Four Pounds! I am really psyched. When we started this, we had a goal – something that seemed nigh on impossible – but we had to aim somewhere. Today, our goal is not only realistic, but totally doable. The gym is ...

Chicken Soup with Eggplant

The End of Week Nine

It’s been nine weeks. Nine whole weeks since we began this odyssey. And, slowly but surely, it’s starting to pay off – Victor is down 19 pounds, I’m down 17 1/2. Hallelujah! I hafta tell ya, though, this has not been the easiest thing I...

Chicken Stock

Chicken Stock

Last night, as I was making my shopping list, Victor said, if you get a couple of chickens I’l...

Chicken Rice Soup with Leeks and Lemon

Chicken Rice Soup with Leeks and Lemon

Since Victor made a vat of chicken stock, I thought it only fitting to make a small pot of chicken s...

Fish and Corn Chowder

Corn and Fish Chowder

Wow. It’s cold enough to make a pot of soup! How did that happen? It’s been raining all ...

A Super Bowl of Soup

Tomorrow is Super Bowl Sunday. It’s The Philadelphia Eagles vs Those Bums Up In Boston. Yeah, ...

Broccoli Soup

The weather may not be frightful, but dinner was definitely delightful! A steaming bowl of homemade ...

Cod, Sausage, and Fennel Cioppino

The latest edition of Fine Cooking magazine arrived a few days ago and one of the first recipes I sa...

Italian Wedding Soup and Banishment from the Kitchen

Victor cleaned the kitchen, today, while I was at work. I’m officially banished for 24 hours. ...

Vegetable Beef Soup

One of my most favorite meals in the world is a bowl of steaming hot soup. It really is the ultimate...

Creamy Soup and Crusty Rolls

Victor made a great batch of soup, yesterday, whilst I was at work. One of those perfect surprises a...

Butternut Squash Soup & Flatbread

When is a pizza not a pizza? Why, when it’s a flatbread, of course! It seems that flatbread is...

Chicken Soup For What Ails Ya…

Feed a cold, feed a fever, I always say… And on Day Three of the Cold From Hell, chicken soup ...

Lentil Soup

As much as I want it to be, it’s not snowing. I know, I know… snow is a hassle and it ma...