No Hassle Homemade Minestrone Vegetable Bean Soup Without Pasta

As I learn what is best for me to eat and not, I adjust my menu items. I love soup and always have, it's just that certain soups have ingredients that aren't too healthy to consume. For example, I ate a can of minestrone soup the other day I bought from the store and negligently … Continue reading No Hassle Homemade Minestrone Vegetable Bean Soup Without Pasta

Spicy Hot Tofu Vegetable Soup Recipe

I have said in my posts I love soup. I don't like eating cold food. I like things either at room temperature, warm or hot. It's good to have more than a few meals to look forward to eating everyday. But, it's not really necessary to have much on the menu. For example, I eat … Continue reading Spicy Hot Tofu Vegetable Soup Recipe

Bean Lover’s Soup with Potato, Carrot & Celery recipe

In case you didn't already know, I love soup. My bean lover's soup with potato, carrot and celery is a good staple to make and freeze for later in your refrigerator. Cooking this one is a 'no brainer' like most all my recipes I 'purposely' make simple and easy to cook and prepare. It's set … Continue reading Bean Lover’s Soup with Potato, Carrot & Celery recipe

Healthy vegetarian recipes for weight loss that taste great

I love my own recipes. Usually, the chef doesn't like eating his own recipes. I am sharing with you what I like to eat and what made me healthier and lose about fifty pounds. It's basically low calorie food. But, it's whole food. Plant based whole food. I truly believe it saved me, and could … Continue reading Healthy vegetarian recipes for weight loss that taste great

‘Everything but the kitchen sink’ manhandled vegetable soup

You know, I just love vegetable soup. It's an important part of my diet, especially since I'm not eating grain anymore. I really look forward to eating a hearty vegetable with bean soup, as I love a hot lunch and dinner. I just made a batch up this morning because I ran out of potatoes. … Continue reading ‘Everything but the kitchen sink’ manhandled vegetable soup

Cabbage and white bean soup recipe: Thou must enter ‘cabbage heaven’!

I simply love cabbage, but I love soup, too. Everyday, I add cabbage to a salad. I have learned that fruits and vegetables aren't everything and that you can't subsist on them alone. But, 'cruciferous vegetables like cabbage' are among the nutrient dense 'powerhouse' fruits and vegetables [1 cdc.gov]. Cabbage is also supposed to fight … Continue reading Cabbage and white bean soup recipe: Thou must enter ‘cabbage heaven’!

Healthy soup recipes you will love

I have always loved soup. But, I didn't favor healthy soup recipes. Not salty enough. The saltier it was the better. Soup is salty enough, but I can't believe I used to add even more to it with the shaker. But, now I watch the salt I eat. My salty days are over. I don't … Continue reading Healthy soup recipes you will love

Hearty ‘mountain man’ vegetarian minestrone soup

Today, I had a craving for soup. I also wanted to write another recipe page for this site. I knew I didn't have a minestrone soup recipe, so I decided to experiment. From memory, I remembered the 'general' ingredients from a can of minestrone soup I 'once' had in my cupboard. Let me tell you, … Continue reading Hearty ‘mountain man’ vegetarian minestrone soup

Lentil soup recipe: Healthy protein without the meat!

You want to find and keep recipes you really like looking forward to cooking. This lentil soup recipe is simple. I like easy. You can cook it all in a large slow cooker and have it ready to eat in about eight hours. Lentils are nutritious like beans. Legumes include beans, peas and lentils. They … Continue reading Lentil soup recipe: Healthy protein without the meat!