Roasted Vegetable Stew

“Just as a painter needs light in order to put the finishing touches to his picture, so I need an inner light, which I feel I never have enough of in the autumn.” ― Leo Tolstoy My heart is not feeling autumn joy this weekend. The sky is gray and yesterday my husband Mike fired … More Roasted Vegetable Stew

Zucchini Noodle Soup

“Happiness must be grown in one’s own garden. ”  ― Mary Engelbreit The topic of last week’s Weight Watchers meeting was one after my own heart — “The Power of Produce”. My mom always tells me that she knew when I was growing up that I would become a vegetarian one day, because fruit and … More Zucchini Noodle Soup

Creamy White Bean Soup with Kale & Green Chilies ~ Plant-Based Comfort Food

“The snow itself is lonely or, if you prefer, self-sufficient. There is no other time when the whole world seems composed of one thing and one thing only.” -Joseph Wood Krutch Last night I peered out the window countless times in a transfixed state of both awe and horror. I was stunned by the beauty … More Creamy White Bean Soup with Kale & Green Chilies ~ Plant-Based Comfort Food