Caregiving from my kitchen

Soup

Instant Cream of Spinach Soup

Instant Cream of Spinach Soup

Instant soup doesn’t have to come out of a can or box. You can make Instant Cream of Spinach Soup from scratch for a quick cup with lunch! Several factors came together to create this soup. I have started making protein smoothies for the parents. […]

Red Lentil Soup with Butternut Squash

Red Lentil Soup with Butternut Squash

Add butternut squash to basic red lentil soup, and enjoy the flavor sensation! Simple and easy to make, this delicate orange-colored soup will keep people guessing! I did not develop this recipe for the blog. Nor have I made it for years and years… Instead, […]

Spicy Black Bean Soup

Spicy Black Bean Soup

I make a spicy black bean soup with plenty of tomato! Great for lunch, or a cup of soup to start a meal, and it freezes and reheats beautifully. As we and Rich’s parents get used to living together, we figure out how to work […]

Pressure Cooker Lentil Soup

Pressure Cooker Lentil Soup

Lentil Soup in a pressure cooker – fast, easy, and delicious, Great for warm days and chilly nights – don’t heat up the kitchen! Why, you ask, have I posted a hot soup recipe when it’s 80° in the shade where you are today? Well, […]

Chestnut Soup

Chestnut Soup

Rich and sweet, Chestnut Soup made with butternut squash is gluten free and vegan (with optional dairy garnish.) Luxurious first course for an elegant meal! Last year I found, and we feasted on, ready to use roasted and peeled chestnuts. Looking through old posts I […]