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Lazy Wonton Soup

Lazy Wonton Soup

Lazy wonton soup: for when you don’t want to spend money on takeout, but you don’t want to spend time making dumplings. Wonton-filling meatballs and wonton wrapper noodles is the easy solution! These little meatballs taste just like my favorite takeout Chinese, so good that I […]

Southwest Roasted Corn Chowder

Southwest Roasted Corn Chowder

It’s getting cold cold here lately, the kind that makes you want to curl up under a blanket with a big mug of soup – this is the right choice for dreary Mondays. Creamy and sweet but packed with veggies, this roasted corn chowder combines southwest flair […]

Sweet Potato Coconut Crab Soup

Sweet Potato Coconut Crab Soup

I’m bringing you a creamy, slightly-sweet, gorgeous orange soup that’s perfect for fall – and we’re not even talking about pumpkins! Yet. We all know that’s coming. But today is all about sweet potatoes blended into dreamy coconut milk with heaps of crab and roasted […]

Colorado Pork Green Chile

Colorado Pork Green Chile

Get out the slow cooker and turn on the broiler because you’re about to be obsessed with this mind-blowingly delicious stew! This isn’t your usual beans-and-tomatoes chili, it’s green chile stew loaded with freshly roasted chiles. Big slices of pork shred apart during the long, […]

Classic Miso Soup

Classic Miso Soup

Miso soup has the same soul-warming, ill-curing magic as chicken soup. There’s nothing too special about the separate ingredients, but when they come together it’s perfectly comforting. I’ve always enjoyed it as a pre-sushi starter, but didn’t think about making it myself for far too […]

Simple Feel-Good Veggie Soup

Simple Feel-Good Veggie Soup

Okay, let’s start by being honest with each other: this is vegetables and broth. It’s not sexy and it’s definitely not photogenic. But it is easy, and it is so, so good for you! A heaping two-cup serving will keep you full for hours at […]

Creamy Chicken Farro Stew

Creamy Chicken Farro Stew

Oh, this stew. Trust me when I tell you that you need it in your life now, because it is the perfect way to warm up these freezing winter days. And when I say stew, I mean it – we’re talking thick, creamy, and hearty, […]

Spiced Carrot & Lentil Soup

Spiced Carrot & Lentil Soup

We’ve hit that lull between Halloween and Thanksgiving, when the sugar rush is wearing off but plans for the tryptophan coma are in full swing. Work is crazy and travel plans are constantly changing and it feels like it’s almost Christmas already, when did that […]

Italian Wedding Soup

Italian Wedding Soup

Fall hit Colorado hard this past weekend and it’s finally soup season! Soups almost feel like cheating at eating healthy – a hearty broth can be so filling and satisfying. Italian Wedding Soup has the classic comforts of meatballs and pasta but it’s also loaded […]