Monthly Archives: January 2012

Tuscan Bean Soup

After the past two “meat-centric” posts, I think it is time for something with a different protein source.  What could be better than a thick savory bean soup? I’ve always been a fan of soup, it is such a forgiving … Continue reading

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Bacon Jam

Last summer I posted lots of wonderful fruit jams; this is a jam of a whole different sort … bacon.  Warning … it can be addicting and is great on bagel with cream cheese for breakfast, as a modified BLT … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Meat Sauce: Bolognese Sauce

Not only have I been a poor blogger recently, I also fell off the cookbook challenge several months back.  The other day when I was reading this post on Dinner: A Love Story, I knew I needed to a). try … Continue reading

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Not My Mother’s Chicken Soup: Magical Asian Chicken Broth with Wontons

Nothing is more wintery than home-made chicken soup, perfect for cold winter lunches or even dinner, and of course, the best treatment for colds and flu. Yesterday, I was feeling like chicken soup, but wanted something a little more intense … Continue reading

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