Category Archives: Soups

Chicken Pot Pie with a difference – not the white sauce kind, but the tomato sauce kind!

I love pastry of all kinds – and this is an easy way to make a pot pie. I do not like the creamy white sauce that goes with most pot pies – so this one uses a rich darker … Continue reading

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Using corn in soup -yummy! Cooking with kids and comfort food

Using corn – fresh is great but canned or frozen corn can work in soup too. This creamy corn soup is good all year round. Corn and flax growing at the Little Farm in the summer – bring on summer! … Continue reading

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Spending time with family – focus on the positive! A family bonding recipe – fast and easy

All families have their challenges – it is so important to focus on the positive – you can only be upset if you choose to be – and although sometimes family gatherings tend to trigger old hurts, there is always something … Continue reading

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Homemade Tomato Soup – Yummy when Cooking with Kids!

Simple Fast Recipe for Tomato Soup Ingredients: Two onions chopped medium Two cloves of chopped garlic Better than Bouillon chicken stock – one tsp for 8oz of hot water – make up about 4 – 6 cups ( use Vegetable … Continue reading

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Tasty Thursdays – An Easy Curry Soup with Squash – Cooking with Kids!

Curried Butternut Squash Soup Ingredients 1 butternut squash – large 1 white onion – chopped 1  tomato chopped 1 minced clove of garlic 2 cups vegetable stock ( I use Better than Bouillon and make up the concentrate with water) … Continue reading

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Gazpacho Soup

Ingredients: 1 medium Cucumber 4-5 inch squared of bread crusts removed 3 large beef steak tomatoes 1 red pepper cored seeded and chopped 1 clove of garlic 1/3 cup of olive oil 2 tsp of red wine vinegar 1/2 tsp … Continue reading

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Tomato Soup

As you can see from the photos, we have a plethora of tomatoes – multiple varieties, shapes, sizes and tastes. So when tomatoes are in season, I have to become immediately creative to find recipes using fresh tomatoes – lots … Continue reading

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