It’s Soup Time!

One of the things I really love about fall is that it’s colder outside and it makes me want to cook soup again. I think soup is warm and comforting. It’s one of those things that make you feel right at home. I don’t like canned soup. I prefer home-made soups and I especially like…

Ham & Potato Soup

Easter was Sunday, so guess what? I have left over ham and au gratin potatoes! Jack took some to work today for his lunch and there’s still plenty left. I love ham and potatoes, but I don’t want to eat them for the next week. And there’s the question of what to cook for dinner…

Cream of Aspargus Soup

I love soups and creamy soups are my favorite.  Asparagus was on sale a few days ago and the spears were nice and thin, just as I like them, so Jack picked up a couple of bunches for us.  It was a bit chilly out yesterday, so Cream of Asparagus soup sounded like a really…

Vegetable Soup

I love making vegetable soup and using the crock pot frees up my time to do other fun things during the day. I start with about 10 small potatoes.  I used a combination of red and gold since that’s what I had on hand.  With the potatoes, I also have one onion, about four stalks…