Soups and Stews

lazy day stew blog feature

Lazy Day Freezer Stew

Keep a few bags of lazy day freezer stew in the fridge for those weeknights when you want a filling meal without any cooking. Hearty stew ingredients like beef, potatoes, carrots, and onions can be sealed in a freezer bag and stored for up to four months. When you’re ready to eat, just throw it … Continue reading Lazy Day Freezer Stew

fruit soup blog feature

Fruit Soup

Try this delicious, low-maintenance fruit soup when you need to serve a crowd with a sweet tooth. Fall flavors like apples, cherries, apricots and cinnamon combine for the perfect chilly day soup. Chunks of pineapple and mandarin oranges simmer on low in the slow cooker along with other delicious fruit flavors, leaving you free to work … Continue reading Fruit Soup

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup Feature

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Sure, you can heat up chicken noodle soup from a can—but with this homemade creamy chicken noodle soup recipe, you won’t want to! You can make this simple chicken noodle soup with just a handful of ingredients and hardly any hands-on time. Grab a medium saucepan and a few boxes of chicken broth, and let’s get … Continue reading Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe

Brunswick Stew Feature

Brunswick Stew: A Taste of the South

When we were researching our trip to the south and the region’s popular recipes, we ran across more than one recipe for Brunswick Stew. To be honest, we were skeptical at first, and weren’t sure how all of the different ingredients would come together. But one morning, we took a leap and made it for … Continue reading Brunswick Stew: A Taste of the South

Salty-Soup-Tip Feature

Fix Salty Soup with One Easy Step

Too much salt is never a good thing. But, sometimes we flinch, use the wrong measuring spoon, or just get a little carried away. Great news – there is an easy fix for salty soup!   Add a peeled potato to the pot and let it simmer. The potato will absorb the extra salt, and you’ll … Continue reading Fix Salty Soup with One Easy Step

Beef-Barley-Soup Feature

Slow Simmering Beef Barley Soup

Wouldn’t a hot bowl of Beef Barley Soup be perfect to help break this cold snap we’ve been having? It’s been bitterly cold throughout the Midwest and cooler than normal temperatures in other part of the country, too. Beef Barley Soup Submitted by J.Johnson from California Ingredients: 1 Tbsp. vegetable oil 1-lb. beef stew meat … Continue reading Slow Simmering Beef Barley Soup