Category Archives: Soup

Lentil and Spinach Soup

With a big sigh of relief Term 1 is over and I’m sure I’m not the only parent out there who found it incredibly busy and exhausting.  I’ve just had a few hours of sitting up at hospital this afternoon … Continue reading

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Potato and Leek Soup

The good folks of Boulder need to send me the morning memo about what to wear each day.  Lately there has been a lot of legs and arms on display because spring arrived and yet I have found it so … Continue reading

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Butternut Pumpkin Soup

The leaves are slowly, slowly changing colour and there is an ever so slight chill in the air now that Fall has officially started.  But if you missed those signs of the new season then every shop seems to have … Continue reading

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Carrot Soup

There are so many variations of carrot soup – creamy, spicy, curried, caramelised etc.  I would say this is a creamy carrot soup which is more appealing to my kids but it wouldn’t be my favourite version.  I knew that … Continue reading

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Spiced Cauliflower Soup

The last couple of weeks have been a blur of activity and there has hardly been a minute in each day to stop and catch my breath.  Unfortunately not all the activity has been of the fun kind.  There have … Continue reading

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Spicy Pumpkin Soup

This is the dish that both girls request for their birthday dinners.  Pumpkin soup with a little greek yoghurt dolloped on top and a big crusty loaf of bread to rip up and dunk. This is a complete meal for … Continue reading

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Roast Vegetable And Red Lentil Soup

This a good hearty soup that can be made from any vegetables you have that need using up. I haven’t a whole lot of time this week to be grocery shopping so I have tried to use what is in … Continue reading

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Tom Yum

There are so many recipes I want to try from Bill Granger’s new book that it is a little overwhelming. This seemed like a simple recipe to start with that only took 10 minutes to make (not including peeling the … Continue reading

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Persian Style Onion Soup

This is another recipe from our schools cookbook. I took my time trying this recipe because I am just not a huge fan of onions. I wish I had tried this earlier as I really couldn’t stop eating it. So … Continue reading

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Tortilla Soup and Mexican Chocolate Sorbet

Lunch today was to the the tunes of Baja Marimba Band. It was Mexican all the way. And a group effort as we had some guest chefs in the house. Josh and Sharolyn were put to work slicing chillies, crushing … Continue reading

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