Homemade Vegetable Soup

Since starting marathon training a few weeks ago, I had the opportunity to work with a nutritionist through my job.  I eat clean most of the time and generally get my recommended amount of fruits and vegetables.  One of the suggestions the nutritionist had for me was to add more vegetables.  The information that she…

Cheesy Broccoli Soup

As the weather gets colder here, I’ve been dreaming of warm, comfort foods.  One of my favorite comfort foods is soup.  There’s just something about a warm, steamy bowl of soup to warm your insides.  Even though we haven’t seen our first freeze in Texas yet (or even temps below 50 degrees), I’ve already started…

Avocado Lime Chicken Soup

I’ve been craving soup lately.  Perhaps it’s wanting something light or maybe it’s just wishing for fall when cradling a warm bowl of soup feels great.  Since it’s still mid-90s here for now, I’ll have to go with something lighter.  This Avocado Lime Chicken soup is perfect for a lighter meal and will be great…

Spinach Lentil Soup

Spinach Lentil Soup

A couple of weeks ago I started a 21 day purification program that eliminated certain foods from my diet.  While most people do detox programs like this to lose weight, I am trying to figure out if I have any food sensitivities that are causing problems for me.  As part of the program, I can…

Beef and Red Bean Chili

Beef and Red Bean Chili

Mr. Real Food loves chili so I challenged him to come up with a recipe that I could share with all of you.  According to Mr. Real Food, chili is must have food for football watching.  Considering that I’m not a football fan, I had to disagree.  But I went along with this idea and…