Yesterday it was sunny and I took the dog for a long walk in shorts. Today it is freezing and gray. Again. My immune system is confused and hanging on and so are my plants. I am being productive but really I just want to stay in and cuddle and watch the winter olympics. At lunchtime I was craving a warm bowl of soup- so I got curious in my kitchen and made it happen.
Here is a happy healthy veggie comfort soup recipe! Perfect for a cold winter day or to provide warmth and relief to those suffering from the common cold.
I will post what I made today but the beauty of this guy is using what you have in your pantry or fridge. Turn forgotten produce into cold weather magic. I had some beautiful yukon gold potatoes and a zucchini and it started there. Just like in your yoga practice- make it your own. Not vegetarian? Use your meaty broth or bouillon whatever its called. Add chicken and find what tastes good.
So, take a look in your fridge, make do, give thanks, waste not and cook with love.
While I was making the soup I had some rice in the rice cooker. This adds to the "comfort" level of the soup, for sho.
If you like, scoop a little rice or quinoa into the bowl then ladle soup on top.
Or, serve with some crackers or a slice of bread - and some lerv.