Category Archives: Soups

The Backup Plan: Kabocha Squash Soup

In our over-scheduled lives that feel overwhelming from the moment the alarm jolts us awake every morning, do people have time to cook anymore? If you’re working a job that makes you feel completely depleted at the end of the … Continue reading

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Going With Strengths Instead of Fighting Weaknesses: Roasted Eggplant and Tomato Soup with Parmesan Crostini

You might think that since this is the second recipe I’ve posted with eggplants in a starring role, that I like them. But I’d have to be honest and admit they’re not my favorite. They can be too soggy fare … Continue reading

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Late Summer Plum Soup

When I swung by one of my local farmer’s markets last week for my at-least weekly visit, there they all were, beckoning brightly to me in the warm afternoon sun. Hundreds, or so it seemed, of juicy plums, pluots, nectarines … Continue reading

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