Pumpkin Carrot Ginger Soup with Coconut

My sister started to tell me about a yummy pumpkin/carrot soup that had coconut milk in it. She sent me the link, and since I made quite a few substitutions, here’s my version of the soup.   1 medium pumpkin or winter squash (mine was probably 2-3 #’s)....

Easy Winter Squash Soup

Start with fresh winter squash, about 2-3 #’s. I have been getting incredible delicata squash from our local farmer’s market. Very sweet! I cut them in half (I used 3), scooped out the seeds and stringy pulp, and spritzed them with the tiniest bit of olive...

Heirloom Beans and Rice

just discovered heirloom beans, and having tried a few varieties, will never go back to ordinary store dried beans or canned ones. What a difference. If you are trying to incorporate more beans into your diet, you owe it to your taste buds to check out Rancho Gordo....

Heirloom Beans and Eggplant

Have I mentioned how much I am loving heirloom beans from Rancho Gordo? They are so flavorful. The other night I paired Vaquero beans with eggplant, and it was quite yummy in the words of my 6 yr old.     2 small/medium eggplant 1 pkg sliced baby bella mushrooms 2...

Garden Vegetable Soup

Here’s an easy soup recipe that was enjoyed by all.  If you are pressed for time, buy the veggies pre-sliced/diced and you’ll save on prep-time. 2 onions, diced 1 carrot, diced 1 stalk of celery, diced 12 ounces of sliced baby bella mushrooms, diced 2...