Tag: Winter Minestrone

Oh So Easy Pie Crust Crackers

Transform store-bought pie crust into savory homemade crackers, a snap to make and a tasty addition for your soup bowl! These pie crust crackers are a fun and easy way to use that refrigerated pie crust that’s hiding in the back of your fridge and fast approaching its expiration date. They’re also super easy to…

Weekend Waterview: First Snow of the New Year

Are you covered in snow? We received a beautiful 7″ layer of snow, courtesy of Winter Storm Helena Friday night into Saturday. I always look forward to snow when it’s not accompanied by freezing rain. It gives me an excuse to stay inside and be lazy, reading and watching the birds. Our snow doesn’t stick around very…

Surviving Ol’ Man Winter: Keep Calm and Winter On

Are you surviving Ol’ Man Winter and are you sick of snow? We’ve been warmer than last winter with no severe weather so far but I’d like to see a few snowflakes this winter, the kind that are here today and gone tomorrow. In February please Mother Nature, not March, thank you :) Here are a…

Winter Minestrone Soup

Ina Garten’s Winter Minestrone. I can’t say enough good things about this soup recipe…foolproof, hearty, comforting, but the proof is in the bowl.  From Barefoot Contessa Foolproof: Recipes You Can Trust, Ina Garten’s Winter Minestrone is not only foolproof, it is hearty, comforting, and the perfect soup for a cold winter day!  I borrowed this cookbook from…