Posts Tagged by kale

Ham, Kale And White Bean Soup

Whenever I make a spiral ham I always save the bone. If you don’t want to use it right away it can be placed in a freezer bag and frozen for up to 6 months. What can you do with a ham bone? Well, when you cook it in the crockpot it makes the best ham broth for soup. It’s super easy to do. Simply take the bone that’s left over after removing much of […] read more

Quick Portuguese Kale Soup

Thankfully it seems we have passed the multiple heat waves that had been making it so miserable for cooking. And making soup? Forget it. I think I’m the only one in my family that could eat soup no matter what the weather was like. Today I made this quick version of my grandmother’s Portuguese Kale Soup. My grandmother would say that this is not “real”  kale soup because I didn’t spend the day slowly cooking […] read more

What I Ate Wednesday 8 – The Back To School Edition

Today was the big day….the first day of college for my oldest daughter. She was rather nervous but everything worked out well even though she got lost. She’s not the only one. I returned to school today as well. And got lost too! Seems they decided to move a few classes around due to their size. But, eventually, someone somewhere knows where the room is hidden. So here we are at the beginning of September. […] read more

Kale, Onions, Peppers and Eggs

This ever happen to you? You get up in the morning, toss down a cup of coffee (or other beverage), maybe pack a quick lunch or need to get the kids out the door to school and then you rush off to work without thinking about dinner. When you finally get home it’s late and you don’t want to spend an hour making something. Your meal options end up being sandwiches, take out or something […] read more