Asian Chicken and Vegetable Soup

There’s a pox on our house. I swear, we’ve done something and I can’t figure out what it is. I had tonsillitis, now Jay has tonsillitis and Elliot’s got full on snot, so much so that his nose is bleeding from all the wiping. I shared this on Instagram and the absolutely lovely Megann fromContinue reading “Asian Chicken and Vegetable Soup”

Cauliflower Soup with Chorizo Croutons

I was so relieved to sit down to a bowl of this delicious comforting cauliflower soup for lunch today. I crisped up the last of the chorizo croutons in the fry pan and let out a big sigh as I nestled into the couch. You see this morning, I dropped my iPhone in my friendsContinue reading “Cauliflower Soup with Chorizo Croutons”

Chicken and Risoni Soup

The days may be getting longer but they are still cold. The winter wind whips through you as if you are made of fly screen and the cold fills your bones. I’m finding that a hearty bowl of soup at the end of the day to be one of the only things to remedy theContinue reading “Chicken and Risoni Soup”

Slow Cooker Pea and Ham Soup

The first time we made this soup I was in labour.  I was chopping carrots between contractions, luckily it all went into the slow cooker and we didn’t have to worry about stirring it, or turning it off. I spent the day at home, while J did the groceries.  This, for us means, a tripContinue reading “Slow Cooker Pea and Ham Soup”

Ham, Vegetable and Barley Soup

Bags have been packed for a week.  I think we have everything, clothes for tropical humid weather, to be modest and to provide warmth, a big heavy sleeping bag for a trek, camera, and extra batteries.   Our 5 week long adventure has begun. After a week in Queensland, visiting J’s family, we will beContinue reading “Ham, Vegetable and Barley Soup”