Indian Spiced Red Lentil Soup

Indian Spiced Red Lentil Soup

OMG this soup is SO GOOD! It is the perfect meal for a cold winter day when you don’t feel like going anywhere, including the grocery store! One of my intentions for 2018 is to get more creative in the kitchen. So I’m working to incorporate more flavors and diverse...
Cioppino (Seafood Stew)

Cioppino (Seafood Stew)

When I think of cioppino, I am reminded of a romantic lunch for two at a cozy waterfront restaurant overlooking the Golden Gate Bridge – that was twenty years ago when I tried cioppino for the first time. It was so delicious, I slowly slurped every savory...
Black Beluga Lentil Soup with Chicken

Black Beluga Lentil Soup with Chicken

Black beluga lentils are one of my favorite foods. When I first discovered them I was in awe. Perfectly round and smooth, they are so naturally beautiful. Magic, little gems of the earth, they were one of my staples when I was vegan. I’d cook a batch and eat them on...
Creamy Asparagus Soup

Creamy Asparagus Soup

This beautiful and delicious soup will not only profoundly satisfy your taste buds but is sure to impress others as well 🙂 It’s perfect for a brilliant sunny spring day with a chill in the air. Or even on a dreary rainy day. The soup’s bright green color and...
Creamy Zucchini Dill Soup

Creamy Zucchini Dill Soup

One way to have fun with cooking (or to avoid getting bored with it) is to try new ways of making the same vegetable. I love this trick. This week I cut my zucchini into tiny cubes and sautéed them with some cubed carrots for dinner. They were beautiful and delicious....