Category Archives: Soups & Salads

Slow-Cooker Chicken Tortilla Soup

Hi there, it’s Jesly! I’m back, guest blogging about another recipe that my entire family loves! I found this on allrecipes.com a while ago and make this soup at least once or twice a month. Not only is it great for dinner, but it’s perfect for lunch as well. I was inspired to make it the other day due to the freezing weather we’ve been having.
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Turkish Red Lentil Soup

One of my new friends is a vegetarian and I wanted to try and find new dishes suitable for her diet when she joined my sister at our house for dinner over the weekend. Since Whole Foods makes some very tasty prepared soups, I checked out their website to see what type of recipes they offered. This one caught my eye right away.   Continue reading

Greek Pasta Salad

My aunt asked me to make a pasta salad for our family Memorial Day BBQ to accompany everything that she’ll be grilling. One of my friends suggested pasta with Italian salad dressing, olives, tomatoes, etc. which sounded great. With that in mind, I came across this Greek pasta salad recipe that tied in some components of what my friend recommended along with a homemade fresh herb dressing. Continue reading