Cabbage Roll Soup

simmering pot

This Cabbage Soup is a spectacular dish that is easy to make and sure to become a family favourite. The flavor is reminiscent of Cabbage Rolls – Holubtsi, though I often do not add rice to this soup to keep it on the healthier side. Feel free to add rice if you are looking for…

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Roasted Butternut Squash Soup.

roasted butternut squash soup

This incredible Roasted Butternut Squash Soup is easy and inexpensive to make and will become a family favourite. Every once in a while you come across one of *those* recipes. You know, the one you make over and over when you first discover it. You make it so often that those around you start to…

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Traditional Borscht has it roots in classic Ukrainian dishes, made with inexpensive home-grown vegetables.                           Traditional Family Recipe This is a soup I have enjoyed my entire life. It was one made 1000 times in my baba’s kitchen. She kept it very simple…

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Clam Chowder

Clam Chowder is easy to make with simple ingredients that you can source locally. This recipe is an adaptation of a recipe I discovered in one of my most cherished cookbooks from my grandmother. The Lily Wallace New American Cookbook dated 1946. It is one of the few books I have on display in my…

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Creamy Bacon Lentil Soup

This Creamed Bacon Lentil Soup Features Canadian lentils and smoky bacon for the perfect creamy soup. 2014 seems to be the year of the lentil. I started off creating recipes from The Big Book of Little Lentils cookbook. Then it was announced that Canadian Lentils  was having a recipe contest that has seemed to explode online.…

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