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”

Guest Post: Harvest Veggie Stew

The blogging community is really a wonderful place.  With only 3 weeks before our 5 week long trip in Nepal, I realised that I needed to sort something out for my blog.  Heather is wonderful and jumped at the opportunity to share an Autumnal Recipe from where it is currently Summer. I look forward toContinue reading “Guest Post: Harvest Veggie Stew”

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”