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Savory Squash & Sweet Potato Soup

In Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by John Robinette0 Comments

We love our year-round CSA and in the winter, we get an abundance of squash and potatoes – both sweet and regular. What to do with them all? Soup! This vegan and gluten-free recipe is simpler than it looks. It just takes a little advanced planning since the squash takes about an hour to roast. Another great thing about soup …

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Manly Meatless Chili

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by John Robinette0 Comments

This hearty and spicy chili is packed with protein thanks not only to beans, but tempeh which gives it a meaty texture. Football and chili go together like Jackie and Jane, sitting in a tree. K-I-S-S-I-N-G! First comes love, then comes marriage, then come the chili in my tummy. Special shout-out to our family 10-year-old for that inspiration. Anyway, chili …

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Knock Yo’ Socks Off Vegan Chili

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by Lori Hill4 Comments

This spicy tomato-based vegan and gluten-free chili is made with simple ingredients and will earn you rave reviews!  Many, many years ago, I told my friend Celeste I wanted to make chili, but I had no idea how to prepare it. She replied, “Just take a can of black beans, a can of red beans, and any other bean you …

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Easy Tomato & Bean Soup

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by the dirty hippie and the bohemian girl0 Comments

About this time of year, we are ready for fresh veggies – but – they’re not here yet. Almost, almost… but not quite in the Maryland area. We are looking at lean seedlings in our garden and the farmer’s markets don’t start till May. Perhaps you folks in Florida are luckier… Still, this simple soup somehow scratches the itch. It …

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Hidden Veggie Cheddar Soup

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by the dirty hippie and the bohemian girl0 Comments

As a kid, I was not big on vegetables. I recall many unhappy meal times when I would be forced to sit – sometimes for hours- until I would eat the green leafy stuff on my plate. My parents would tell me tales of starving children, but I wasn’t moved. It felt like it was just me against the plant …

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Loaded Baked Potato Soup

In Main Dishes, Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by the dirty hippie and the bohemian girl1 Comment

Just the words “loaded baked potato” make me smile. I can see it in my mind… a big potato, steaming hot and piled high with all sorts of yummy goodness like sour cream, cheese, bacon bits and green onions. Maybe salsa or broccoli, too, if I am feeling healthy. So why not put all that deliciousness into a soup? This …

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Green Detox Soup

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by the dirty hippie and the bohemian girl2 Comments

Maybe you overdid it little during the holidays? No worries, you’re in good company. Most of America is in the same boat. Time to clean out the pipes, so to speak. This soup is all good, no crap. It’s packed with veggies and green goodness, guaranteed to nourish your body and warm you through. Don’t be scared by all the …

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Curry Butternut Squash Soup and Peppery Corn Bread

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by the dirty hippie and the bohemian girl0 Comments

For a cool November evening this sweet and spicy soup is just what you need to chase away the chills! The butternut squash is comforting and familiar, with exotic curry and hot peppers to warm you up. Don’t like spice? No worries, you can adjust by adding more or less red pepper flakes and jalapeños. The Peppery Corn Bread is a …

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Pumpkin Beer Soup

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Thanksgiving 2016, Winter Soup by the dirty hippie and the bohemian girl4 Comments

Now is the time for all things pumpkin. You see it everywhere – the flavor of fall can be found in coffee drinks, breads, cookies, pasta even beer. We’re all about embracing pumpkins and beer, and thus we’re ready to share our recipe for Pumpkin Beer Soup. Now, if you don’t happen to have autumnal pumpkin beer on hand, use …

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Winter Vegetable Soup

In Recipes, Salads & Soups, Winter Soup by Lori Hill0 Comments

This winter vegetable soup is chock full of veggies and has some kick! I discovered it years ago when participating in a recipe exchange. It’s a great way to use winter vegetables and you can serve it pureed or not. If you opt to puree, you can’t even tell which vegetables are in it (which makes it perfect for kids …