• Slow Cooker Supper: Chocolate Chicken Chili Soup

    I had them at “chocolate”. For my kids, the thought of chocolate being incorporated into dinner was nothing short of heavenly. For me, it was a way to get them to try something new. So, if you...

    • Posted 3 months ago
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  • Winter Vegetable Soup

    What better way to spend a snow day than cooking? That was my day when the first storm of 2018 rolled in on January 4. At 6 a.m., there was no snow, but my plans for the...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • Roasted Root Vegetable Soup

    When the team at Sustainable Verona told us about the people at Field Goods I jumped at the opportunity to have sustainable, locally grown fresh fruits and vegetables delivered once a week. What I loved about it...

    • Posted 11 months ago
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  • Turkey Soup For The Soul

    It was the great trifecta of my childhood: Thanksgiving-My Grandmother-Turkey Soup. In the early years of my childhood, before we started spending Thanksgiving with friends, turkey soup was an anticipated part of the holiday. The other expectations were...

    • Posted 2 years ago
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  • Crock It! Pumpkin Tomato Bacon Soup

    It’s Oktoberfest MyVeronaNJ style! That’s right, we’re embracing everything pumpkin for the month and sharing with our readers. Every Friday we’ll post a recipe and we plan to keep things active, interesting–and delicious. So get ready to slow cook,...

    • Posted 4 years ago
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  • Crock It! Seeing Double

    In my previous life, I had a colleague who owned two slow cookers and would use them at the same time to make enough pulled pork for a small army. At the time, I just couldn’t grasp...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Crock It! Bean And Bacon Soup

    I grew up on Campbell’s Bean with Bacon Soup.  And their Chicken Noodle and Cream of Asparagus. Through the winter, these were staples in my house, often accompanied by a perfectly made grilled cheese sandwich, courtesy of my dad....

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Crock It! Butternut Squash Soup

    Last winter, while visiting my dad in North Carolina, my daughter had her first taste of Butternut Squash Soup. Since then, she’s been doing two things. The first: waiting patiently until the fall vegetables arrive, and the...

    • Posted 6 years ago
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  • Crock It! Tuscan Bean And Spinach Soup

    I love hearty soups, and what I love even better is being able to make them and freeze them. As I end this season’s Crock It! series with a final vegetarian meal, I’m ending, as Jerry Seinfeld...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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  • Crock It! Spicy Corn Soup

    This recipe will be my official debut into an April of trying vegetarian dishes. As I said in a post last month, I figure there’s more than one vegetarian out there, so I’m going to try something new...

    • Posted 7 years ago
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