Delicious! Mushroom and Barley Soup!

Mushroom and Barley Soup

Bob asked me recently why I hesitate to make soup.  Soup recipes tend to have a lot going on, and I can be intimidated by a long list of ingredients.  But what is probably more accurate is that I’m unsure how throwing a bunch of items in a pot on the stove will turn out tasting good.  But lately, my willingness to try has been increasing!  « Continue »

Cream of Asparagus Soup

Cream of Asparagus Soup

I hope everyone had a fantastic Christmas.  My family certainly did.  It was such a blessing to relax, exchange gifts, eat wonderful food and spend time with everyone.

It’s turned pretty cold in the Chicago-land area, and the thought of a nice, warm soup was sounding quite appealing so I decided to try my hand at a healthy version of Cream of Asparagus Soup.« Continue »