Shrimp Bisque With Friends

Shrimp Bisque With Friends

 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.  Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.  You are my friends if you do what I command you.  No longer do I call you servants,   for the servant does not...

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Pasta e Fagioli Soup

Pasta e Fagioli Soup

One of Olive Garden's most popular soups is also one of my sous-chef dish-washing mom's favorite.  Olive Garden's recipe can be found all over the internet and includes ground beef.  But the recipe I chose to use came from Our Best Bites and includes bacon but not...

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Cream of Fresh Tomato Soup II

Cream of Fresh Tomato Soup II

It's soup season!  My first new soup of the fall came from a recipe by Ina Garten of the Food Network.  This summer when our Roma tomatoes were coming in by the dozens I didn't have time to do anything with them.  My sous-chef dish-washing mom was fighting breast...

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Lobster Bisque

Lobster Bisque

[ Trials and Temptations ] Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.   James 1:2-3 NIV I have put off posting this Lobster Bisque recipe because I can't...

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Chipotle Chicken Chowder

Chipotle Chicken Chowder

It's fall. Days are cooler and nights are cold.  The soup kettle is on in our home. When I think of chowder it is clam chowder or corn chowder that comes to mind.  When I saw this recipe for chipotle chicken chowder, originally from Cooking Light, it piqued my...

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Homemade Chili Soup

Homemade Chili Soup

Last February I made Chili Soup with the intention of sharing my recipe with you. It's not that I don't think you have a Chili recipe, I'm mean, who doesn't? But, when I made this one it was so good I thought we should all have it in our winter soup arsenal. And then...

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Cream of Fresh Tomato Soup

A Time for Everything Ecclesiastes 3:1-8 For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and a time to pluck up what is planted; a time to kill, and a time to heal; a time to break...

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National Grilled Cheese Day!

It wasn't until I became a "foodie" and started following a few food bloggers that I was even aware that April is National Grilled Cheese Month.  Really?  A whole month celebration for a grilled cheese sandwich? If you are a grilled cheese connoisseur, which...

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Crock Pot Tomato Basil Soup

Crock Pot Tomato Basil Soup

John 3:16 For God So Loved the World “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. ESV As Christians all over the world are preparing to celebrate Christ's resurrection on Sunday, March...

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