The Best Damn Chicken Noodle Soup on Earth!!!

Yet again I find myself in search of the ultimate version of a dish. I scour recipes, play a lot of trial and error until finally, it all falls into place. One delicious, satisfying place. And then I share it with you! Let me introduce you to the best damn…

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Spaghetti and Meatballs Soup

Spaghetti and Meatballs Soup

I’ve been sitting on this recipe for a month! I’ve been so distracted with house stuff that the idea of writing a recipe post seemed so small and insignificant in comparison. Well now that I’m over that, I’m sharing, darn it! This was so easy to make and so tasty.…

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Stir Fry Soup

As Chinese New Year approaches, I thought I would share some fun new Asian inspired dishes I’ve been playing around with. This one is a little bit stir fry and a little bit pho mixed together. What can I say, I wanted both. More specifically, I wanted broth with my…

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Fully Loaded Crock Pot Chicken Chowder

Winter is definitely here. It’s been a surprisingly cold winter for Washington to be sure. We’ve actually had several days barely below freezing and a couple of snow dustings. That’s crazy talk for our typically mild climate. We haven’t had a good snow in at least 4 or 5 years.…

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Turkey and Tortellini Soup

I have to hand it to myself, sometime I just win. That’s what I thought after finishing my first bowl of this yummy soup. What a brilliant way to use up those Thanksgiving leftovers.  It was one of those rainy days after Thanksgiving. I still had tons of dark meat…

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Italian Stew

Delicious Italian Stew. The perfect comfort food for a cold winter day!

 This is one of my go to winter meals. I’ll make a huge batch of it and have the leftovers for lunch all week. Yes, it’s that good. I never get sick of it! Every time I bring it in, my coworkers swoon with envy! As with so many of…

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Malia’s Minestrone

Warm, tomatoey, heaven in a bowl. Minestrone is not only delicious, but healthy, hearty, and satisfying. What makes this recipe stand out is the addition of roasted garlic and prosciutto. The rich flavors these two ingredients bring to the dish add a whole new dimension of awesome. Toss everything in…

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Tortilla Soup

Tortilla Soup

This is one of my favorite crock pot recipes. It’s based on a Guatemalan recipe I learned while working at a little cafe in Bellingham, WA. The owner was from there as were the coffee beans and several delicious soup recipes. This one is the best! It’s spicy, hearty, healthy, and ridiculously…

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