Mixed Greens Blog

Mixed Greens Blog
Living Sustainably in the Pacific Northwest

Tag Archive for ‘vegetable soup’

From Bones to Broth

So yeah, this is my waistline right about now. It’s been a good couple of months. I’ve been bad in such delicious ways, but it might be time to reclaim a waistline. Like my husband’s grandmother would say, “I’ve had a good time, but I’ve had it long enough.” Used to be – was it […]

Transition to Fall: Harvest Season Soup

By the time you read this, summer will be officially over (sniff, sniff). With the changing of the seasons, our taste for salads is quickly turning into a demand for soup. Case in point – last weekend I attended a natural dye workshop on beautiful Lopez Island that I can’t wait to tell you about […]

Winter’s Favor, Curried Root Soup

A few winters ago we regularly potlucked and played poker with a group of friends. We drank beer, savored an array of delicacies, and then gambled our little hearts out. If you got lucky you might have left with $17 or so in small change in your pocket. I made this soup over and over […]

Versatile Vegetable Soup

Groundhog’s Day yesterday and Imbolc mean we’re halfway to spring. There are wee signs in the garden – the earliest flowers unfolding, and rhubarb gallantly punching hot pink nubs and crinkled neon leaves through its own mulch. Still, it’s winter and the hardiest vegetables rule. A steaming pot of homemade soup is winter’s snooze on […]