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Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup (E) – Seven years ago we moved from our home in Hawaii to a small town in Minnesota… That is a story for another day and another post!

Creamy Chicken and Wild Rice Soup (E) –

As we were getting to know our new home and the friendly people we met, I found an odd, reoccurring event taking place. People kept giving me bags of Minnesota Wild Rice as a welcome gift. It seemed a strange tradition to me but after receiving 4 or 5 bags of this deep brown, nutty looking grain I decided that I better go find some recipes. No Roux Chicken Sausage Gumbo - Grassfed Mama. No Roux Chicken Sausage Gumbo Gluten Free, Low Carb I have mentioned before, that I am a born and raised Louisiana Girl.

No Roux Chicken Sausage Gumbo - Grassfed Mama

You can take the girl out of Louisiana, but you can’t take Louisiana out of the girl! In Louisiana, when the weather gets cold (that one night, ha), everyone cooks a huge pot of gumbo to warm themselves. Our gumbo is full of chicken and sausage, and the trinity (onions, bell peppers, and celery). Loaded Broccoli Cheese and Potato Soup. This Potato Soup is so full of flavor and has so many delicious ingredients including cheese, potatoes and broccoli.

Loaded Broccoli Cheese and Potato Soup

Sure to be a hit at every home. 70 Fall Soup Recipes - Easy Ideas for Autumn Soups— Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Soup with Couscous. Turkey Meatball Vegetable Soup. Cracker Barrel chicken n’ dumplins – Easy Recipes. 2 cups Flour ½ teaspoons Baking Powder 1 pinch Salt 2 Tablespoons Butter 1 cup butterMilk, A Bit Less Than A Full Cup (you can use regular milk if needed) 2 quarts Chicken Broth 3 cups Cooked Chicken How to make itt: A bowl of chicken and dumplings.

Cracker Barrel chicken n’ dumplins – Easy Recipes

A glass of sweet tea. Use Your Slow Cooker To Make This Zesty Chicken Verde Pozole! What’s better on a busy weekend day than not having to worry about making dinner?

Use Your Slow Cooker To Make This Zesty Chicken Verde Pozole!

It can be such a relief and it can really let you relax and enjoy your time off from work. That said, it’s also not very budget or waist-line friendly to go out to dinner all the time. So, what’s the compromise? Enter, the slow cooker. These amazing little devices aren’t just for sitting in your cabinets and collecting dust! What You’ll Need: 10 tomatilloswater with ¼ tsp salt2 jalapenos1 yellow onion1 cup cilantro, chopped1 pound boneless, skinless chicken breasts1 whole onion1 bay leaf1 25 oz can hominy4 cloves garlic3 cups chicken broth¼ tsp cumin1 T salt¼ tsp pepper For garnish: diced red onionsliced avocadolimecilantroradish, thinly sliced What You’ll Do: Okay, so we know the ingredient list looks daunting, but with only a couple of steps, don’t worry—your Sunday still awaits!

SHARE the love, pass it on. Chicken Parm Soup - Chicken Parmesan Soup. Chicken parm is one of those dishes I never get bored of.

Chicken Parm Soup - Chicken Parmesan Soup

But it's kind of a b*tch to make. For me, too much work for a random weeknight; it's reserved for a special occasion. While brainstorming soup recipes, my coworker and the biggest chicken parm fan I know, suggested turning the beloved Italian dish into a soup. It was one of the those moments when you know you've heard brilliance: there were gasps and a loud "YASSSS. " Slow Cooker Pork Ramen Recipe - Warm and Spicy Cashew Tomato Soup and Honey Curry Bread. Here’s the thing.

Warm and Spicy Cashew Tomato Soup and Honey Curry Bread

On Wednesday, I was kidnapped. Yes, it’s true. Right in the middle of class, someone swooped in and transported me off to this alternate universe called “Fourier space”. It was the land where everything I apparently did not learn in my college differential equations class went to die. There were all sorts of weird symbols and these strange functions called “transforms”.

And, just to give you an idea, it’s the type of place where “it is convenient to write things as complex (i.e. imaginary) numbers”. Yeah, that’s totally a direct quote. All this time I thought I was doing science. Thankfully, I escaped from this awful, awful place. And upon returning home, I craved simplicity. Green Goddess Soup and Pesto Mozzarella Grilled Cheese. White Bean and Hominy Chili with SweetPotato Jalapeno Corn Muffins. A spicy vegan chili stuffed with white beans, hominy, and bold flavor served with sweet and spicy sweetpotato jalapeno corn muffins.

White Bean and Hominy Chili with SweetPotato Jalapeno Corn Muffins

Disclosure – I received free samples of California sweetpotatoes mentioned in this post. By posting this recipe I am entering a recipe contest sponsored by the California Sweetpotato Council and am eligible to win prizes associated with the contest. I was not compensated for my time. If tomato = tomahto. And potato = potahto. Then… …what exactly is the deal with sweet potato v. sweetpotato?!? Same thing? Bueller? I’ll just tell you. When sweet potatoes are (a) grown in California and (b) grown in soft sand and then hand sorted to minimize scarring and scratching…they become sweetpotatoes!

And sweetpotatoes, in case you didn’t know, are absurdly nutrient dense with 4 grams of fiber, 2 grams of protein, oodles of vitamin C, and MORE THAN A DAY’S WORTH of vitamin A in every serving.