Category: Soups & Salads

Vegetarian Rice Soup

Vegetarian Rice Soup

An easy vegetable rice soup that is vegetarian and full of flavor.  This homemade soup is packed full of fresh vegetables, broth, seasonings, diced tomatoes, and cooked long-grain rice that you add to the soup at the end.  This recipe calls for a vegetable broth…

Broccoli Apple Salad with Greek Yogurt Dressing (no mayo)

Broccoli Apple Salad with Greek Yogurt Dressing (no mayo)

This healthy broccoli salad with carrots, raisins, apples, and cheese is amazing. The creamy greek yogurt dressing is low-fat and made without mayo. This homemade broccoli salad recipe is tangy, crisp, fresh, and sweet in every bite. You can add nuts, bacon, sunflower seeds, or…

Keto Cream of Mushroom Soup

Keto Cream of Mushroom Soup

This restaurant-quality low-carb keto cream of mushroom soup is easy to make and simply delicious. The creamy texture with sherry creates a rich velvety mushroom soup that is so much better than any Campbell’s condensed version you can buy. I will be honest, this is…

Vegan Mushroom Broth

Vegan Mushroom Broth

A delicious vegan mushroom broth soup recipe that’s easy to make and a great usage for vegetable leftovers. The rich umami flavor is lovely and it is a great broth alternative for those on a vegetarian or vegan diet. A bonus is that it is…

Pot Pie Soup

Pot Pie Soup

Homemade creamy pot pie soup is an easy recipe that is tasty with any savory protein filling like chicken, turkey, beef, or a vegetarian option. This is comfort food in a bowl that is a wonderful weeknight meal or hearty lunch. Pot pie soup is…

20 Best Fall Salad Recipes

20 Best Fall Salad Recipes

These Fall favorite salads will get you excited to eat your vegetables.  There are so many choices that everyone will love including those with protein, fruits, nuts, grains, or squash.   Some of the best that Fall has to offer are in these salad recipes including…

Butternut Squash, Apple, and Kale Salad with Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

Butternut Squash, Apple, and Kale Salad with Honey Dijon Vinaigrette

Butternut squash and kale make the perfect simple Fall or Winter salad. The crunchy pecans, crisp apples, sweet raisins, and roasted butternut squash make the most amazing Autumn harvest salad recipe.  So many bright flavors and colors for a beautiful presentation. Top it all with…

Rice and Fava Bean Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Rice and Fava Bean Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

Rice and fava beans are a perfect match for one another.  Delicate rice paired with the protein of crisp fava beans results in a well-rounded combination.    The lemon vinaigrette and zest are the acidic punch that the dish needs to bring it all together. …

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

Slow Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

The best chicken tortilla soup recipe cooks slowly all day so every bite is full of flavor.  That is exactly what happens in this recipe.  The spices and sauce help flavor the vegetables and infuse into the shredded chicken for full flavor in every bite. …

Pomegranate Spinach Salad with Pears and Goat Cheese

Pomegranate Spinach Salad with Pears and Goat Cheese

Spinach is one of my favorite salad greens since it holds up well with any kind of dressing and is a bright green color.  To fancy up this salad, I love having a pop of color, a mixture of textures, and flavors, and a light…