Holy Spoons

The gift of hospitality sometimes comes with food.

Category Archives: Soups and stews

First Fall Soup with Roasted Garlic

This soup is loosely based on this recipe. After weeks of 90+ degree weather, today was a cool and rainy day. (And, quite honestly I was cleaning out the fridge … Continue reading

September 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

Curried Lentils: Go try this at home!

First, I did this: Then, I did this: But after the carnage, there was this: We had this dish at a meeting a few weeks ago and it was SOOooo … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · Leave a comment

Ham and Bean Soup

A glorious collection of leftovers and this n’ that. Use what you have! INGREDIENTS: 1 – 2 cups diced spiral sliced ham 14 oz can diced tomatoes 15 oz can … Continue reading

November 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Leftover Rotisserie Chicken Soup

This is simple, easy and yummy. It is a hearty chili-style soup. You can simmer it for a couple of hours on the stovetop, or in the crockpot all day. … Continue reading

January 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

Chicken Chili

“MAKE IT AGAIN!” That’s music to my ears when I try a new recipe. I tweaked one I found on the web because I didn’t have the ingredients they listed. … Continue reading

February 16, 2013 · Leave a comment

Chicken and Dumplings

Due to technical errors (I swiped the wrong way on my DumbPhone), I deleted this post. So I’m going to try and remember it as I made it last time … Continue reading

February 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Corn Soup

This used to be my recipe for “corn chowder” — but I took the milk out of the soup base. So I guess technically it is not a “chowder” any … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · 1 Comment

Chili Con Carne

Chili Con Carne I suppose there are as many recipes for this dish as there are cooks. This is the “base” recipe. In other words, I try to have approximately … Continue reading

September 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Chicken Chili Verde

Chicken Chili Verde This is one of those filling, zesty comfort foods. You can add all sorts of extra “hot stuff” to this if you like it spicier. It’s great … Continue reading

September 22, 2011 · Leave a comment

Squash and Mushroom soup

Well. This recipe was inserted in the packaging around an LLBean order. It’s delish. However, our progeny think squash is from Mars or something and don’t like it. Phooey on … Continue reading

August 16, 2011 · Leave a comment