Creamy Potato and Carrot Soup

I love fall.  The air turns crisp.  Pumpkins pop up in windows and on porches, some al naturale while others wear dramatic expressions.  Trees dress in the latest fashions of amber, chestnut, and garnet.  This soup is perfect for transitional weather...creamy and dreamy and warms you up without weighing you down.  Even if you live … Continue reading Creamy Potato and Carrot Soup

Napa Coleslaw

The name of this cabbage got me imagining the picturesque landscape of Napa Valley, where I would be picnicking, sipping some locally produced wine and nibbling on artisanal cheeses.  I think this Napa Coleslaw recipe is a different, and I'd like to say elegant, twist on traditional coleslaw that would be worthy of such a … Continue reading Napa Coleslaw

Cleansing Carrot Ginger Soup

This soup is cleansing to the body, full of nutrients, and packed with flavor.  I'm a big advocate of making extra portions of food and giving them second and third lives as new dishes--this soup is no exception. I incorporated some leftover soup into grains (leftover) and veggies (previously washed and cut) for a creamy creation that took less … Continue reading Cleansing Carrot Ginger Soup