Tag Archives: basil

Turmeric Chicken-and-Chickpea Soup

This was pretty good! I used Beyond Meat’s Lightly Seasoned Strips for the chicken, and then vegetarian chicken broth. It didn’t take too long to make and the turmeric (I think) gave it a nice flavor. rating: 8.5 Turmeric Chicken-and-Chickpea … Continue reading

Posted in soup | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Cream of Tomato Soup

Argh, I really wish I had a Vitamix. I can never get my soups creamy enough. In any case, this soup was tasty! I served it with the obligatory grilled cheese. rating: 9 Cream of Tomato Soup (http://www.djfoodie.com)   serves … Continue reading

Posted in soup | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Kale, Tomato and Feta Frittata

Frittatas are so easy! And they are great because you can use up stuff in your veggie bin! This recipe was really simple and we all liked it (even my 6 year old). Husband said it was good, even though … Continue reading

Posted in breakfast, brunch, main dish | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Silky Tomato-Basil Soup with Fresh Corn

My husband said we can’t have any more soup in summer. That’s just crazy talk. This soup was good! Both kids liked it! I did not do the corn topping (I thought I had some corn in the freezer but … Continue reading

Posted in soup, tofu, vegan | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Genovese Pasta Salad

This was pretty good. I subbed in feta for the parmesan, and I used a different pasta (couldn’t find gemelli). The kids picked out what they liked, but husband and I thought it was pretty good. rating: 8.5 Genovese Pasta … Continue reading

Posted in pasta, side dish | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Summer “Chicken”-Vegetable Soup

This was okay. I used 1 bag of Morningstar Farms Chik’n Strips in place of the chicken (I browned them in a pan and shredded them a little in a food processor). It was a little bland, so I had … Continue reading

Posted in soup, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Minestrone Verde

This soup was okay. None of us really loved it, and I didn’t save the leftovers. It sure is healthy, though! 🙂 rating: 6 Minestrone Verde (Cooking Light, June 2017) serves 4 time needed: 30 min. Ingredients: 1 cup coarsely … Continue reading

Posted in soup | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment