A bowl of hearty classic beef stew with a side salad.

Classic beef stew


This classic beef stew recipe has everything I love about a hearty beef stew. Tender beef, potatoes, carrots, garlic, onions, celery and gravy. It’s savory and beefy.

Spicy bowl of chipolte chicken chili topped with avocado, cilantro and lime.
Main courses, Soups

Slow cooker chipolte chicken chili


This slow cooker spicy chipolte chicken chili features tender shredded chicken, chickpeas and corn in a warm and spicy broth. Bust out the slow cooker for this chipolte chicken chili for an easy hands-off dinner preparation. Top the chili with fresh avocado slices, cilantro and a light squeeze of lime […]

A bowl of tomato soup with a wrap next to it.
Gluten free, Soups

10 minute tomato soup


Perfect for those busy weeknights, this homemade 10 minute tomato soup is healthy and contains no additives, preservatives or wheat thickeners unlike many canned soups. Warming up with a delicious bowl of fresh tomato soup on a cold day really hits the spot. The fresh ingredients and San Marzano tomatoes […]

A hearty bowl of Irish beef stew. Fresh thyme leaves on the side.
Holiday favorites, Soups

Irish beef stew


There is something so delicious about a great bowl of rich and hearty Irish beef stew made with Guinness. In this recipe, I use beef chuck roast, which when roasted low and slow becomes very tender. Traditional Irish stew is made from lamb. I can only imagine the lovely green […]

Pretty bowl of roasted carrot and red pepper soup. Rosemary on the side.

Roasted red pepper and carrot soup


Roasted red pepper and carrot soup is delicately sweet and a little savory. This delicious and beautiful bowl of soup can also be easily adapted to meet plant-based dietary needs. I’ve been on a homemade soup kick lately. I like the idea of incorporating fresh healthy vegetables into soup. It’s […]

Warm bowl of minnestrone soup with basil pesto on the side
Plant-based, Soups

Minestrone soup


Minestrone is a great way to get your veggies! Eat the rainbow in one bowl of healthy soup. This colorful minestrone soup recipe features fresh in-season vegetables. It tastes great with a sprinkling of Parmesan cheese, but this garnish can be left off for a well-balanced plant-based meal. Minestrone is […]