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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

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Cavatelli with Artichokes, Olives & Leeks

I happened to have another pasta on hand for this, so I didn’t use cavatelli. This was pretty good, although I have learned that I no longer care for tarragon. Isn’t it funny how your tastes change? This was easy … Continue reading

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Simple Leek Frittata

Wow, this WAS simple, and it was really good! We all liked this (well, except my 6 year old). You can use this basic recipe and change up the veggies, if you want. rating: 9 Simple Leek Frittata (Cooking Light, … Continue reading

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Curried Vegetarian Shepherd’s Pie

Oh, where to start with this one? My potatoes took a LONG time to cook. Not sure why. I should have tested them with a fork before I started mashing them. It was nice eating veggies we don’t normally eat, … Continue reading

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Spinach-Artichoke Soup

Husband and I loved this soup, but my kids did not. I really thought it was great! I couldn’t find frozen artichokes, so I used canned. My grocery store also didn’t have creme fraiche, so I used sour cream. Note: … Continue reading

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Spinoccoli Soup

I was surprised by how good this soup was! My two kids though (ages 5 and 9), didn’t care for it. I think it was mainly because of the color. The bright green threw them off! I didn’t use any … Continue reading

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Slow-cooker German Potato Soup

Boy, this soup smelled good cooking! But…it ended up being kind of bland. Of course I left off the sausage at the end, but you wouldn’t think that would MAKE the soup, right? We ended up adding some Maggi liquid … Continue reading

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