Simple Homemade Vegetable Stock

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Making a stock is always a great way to use up any leftover vegetables you have hanging around your kitchen. Any peelings, stems, or skins you would normally discard of can be kept in the freezer and used at a later time in a stock. Alternatively, you could make the stock right away and freeze it until it’s needed. Continue reading Simple Homemade Vegetable Stock

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White Wine Pork and Turnip Stew (Low Carb)

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I got up really early this Saturday morning to start on this soup. This was because I hadn’t done my stock ahead of time and I was wanting to use up some chicken bones and vegetables I had hanging around. Continue reading White Wine Pork and Turnip Stew (Low Carb)

Smokey Bacon and Jalapeño Cheddar Soup (Low Carb)

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Adopting a low carb lifestyle hasn’t been easy. Especially since I love food more than I love almost anything on the planet. If it were up to me, I’d quit my job in a heartbeat just to hang out in the kitchen all day long. I would eat only the most delicious foods and create the most complex meals. Of course, I’d also be able to eat whatever I wanted without feeling like human garbage in this magical, fictional scenario. Continue reading Smokey Bacon and Jalapeño Cheddar Soup (Low Carb)

The BBT: Bacon Basil Tomato Soup (Low Carb)

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Last weekend my kitchen was graced with the presence of Dan, one of my closest friends I’ve lived apart from for quite some time. A fellow lover of soups and generally just appreciative of good and creative food, we decided it would be a shame not to cook something up together. Continue reading The BBT: Bacon Basil Tomato Soup (Low Carb)

Thai Chili Fish Chowder (Dairy-Free, Low Carb)

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Thickened with cauliflower rather than a roux, and slightly heated with Thai chilies, this recipe is reminiscent of a Thai coconut soup and a hearty chowder. Continue reading Thai Chili Fish Chowder (Dairy-Free, Low Carb)

Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Soup (Low Carb)

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I don’t want to say that I’m replacing potatoes with cauliflower in this recipe because cauliflower in place of other things is mostly bullshit. I may even go a step further to say that cauliflower is mostly bullshit. It depends on my mood. Continue reading Roasted Garlic Cauliflower Soup (Low Carb)