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Mofo 8: Gothic Purple Soup with Eggplant Chips

     Today's color scheme is "goth" inspired...I went with purple, since I happened to find a bag of organic purple sweet potatoes one day.  It was a very exciting find.  I've never tried these little guys before...I'm sure I'll love them just as much as their orange and white cousins!  Sweet potatoes are a… Continue reading Mofo 8: Gothic Purple Soup with Eggplant Chips

Entrees · Gluten-free · plant based · Soups

MoFo 7: Forbidden Ramen and Black Bean Croquettes

     Quite simply, I thought this meal would look fabulous in black and white, as well as in color.  These ingredients jumped to my mind when I saw this prompt so I ran with it. This is a quick blog post, as it's mainly about the picture! The recipe follows if you'd like to… Continue reading MoFo 7: Forbidden Ramen and Black Bean Croquettes

Gluten-free · plant based · Soups

MoFo 2: Quick and Easy Rice Noodle Soup

     This MoFo prompt is my kind of low-key meal! I love to cook, don't get me wrong.  😉 But, some days and nights are busy.  I hate to make a ton of dirty dishes just to feed myself.  My favorite quick and easy food used to be instant ramen in my younger days.… Continue reading MoFo 2: Quick and Easy Rice Noodle Soup

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MoFo Day 26: Caramelized Leek & Onion Miso Soup

For my rainy/snowy/generally dreary day meal, I'm going to make some broth and put stuff in it.     I love soups of all types, all year round.  The best time for soup, though is the fall and winter for me.  I love coming inside from the cold to a bowl (or sometimes cup!) of piping… Continue reading MoFo Day 26: Caramelized Leek & Onion Miso Soup

Entrees · Gluten-free · Oil-free · plant based · Soups

Lotus Root Miso Soup

I have been continuing to welcome spring with light, cleansing dishes (for the most part! ^_^').  I recently found myself in my local Asian market looking for new things to cook with.  I found some lotus root, which I have tried before in a tea/broth form.  When I attended Natural Kitchen Cooking School, one of… Continue reading Lotus Root Miso Soup