Sausage and potato soup with collards and spicy green sauce

I love making soup for dinner because it’s quick, warm and a way to get a serving of greens in. I think people get scared off because they think a soup needs to be cooked for hours or have a lot of complicated technique, or maybe that was just my feeling at first. But never… Continue reading Sausage and potato soup with collards and spicy green sauce

Swiss chard, white bean and tomato soup with farro and mashed potatoes

Fall is really in the air now in Boulder, especially this weekend. Yesterday was 55 degrees and rainy so it’s officially time to make soup, drink hot cider and wear sweaters! This is a perfect soup to make for a chilly fall day. It’s tasty, it’s hearty and y’all – it has mashed potatoes IN… Continue reading Swiss chard, white bean and tomato soup with farro and mashed potatoes

Collard green and farro soup with sausage

On a recent trip to the library, I found what may be my new favorite cookbook. It’s called Greens and Grains by Molly Watson and is full of recipes for ….. greens and grains! Since we have a lot of kale, collard greens and swiss chard planted in the garden, we have a ton of… Continue reading Collard green and farro soup with sausage

Chicken and cheese tortellini soup with swiss chard

I love soup. It’s so warm, comforting, and depending on the soup, quick and easy to make. I particularly love this soup because it’s all of those things. Using the rotisserie chicken is a big short cut on time but not on flavor. I made this the other night because 1) I wanted a quick… Continue reading Chicken and cheese tortellini soup with swiss chard