Adventures in Bean Cookery: White Bean Soup

Our family has been going through a financial rough spot. The grocery budget has taken a backseat to larger urgent needs. So I've been trying to cook from our pantry as much as possible. It's a challenge, but I've learned a lot, and made some good discoveries. This recipe is one of them. It comes… Continue reading Adventures in Bean Cookery: White Bean Soup


Bean Soup by Marla – Recipe

From Marla Bond Ingredients: 1/2 Ham or 2 nice size ham steaks cut in chunks 1-pound  white beans 3 carotts sliced diagonally 3 onions chopped 3 stalks cellery sliced diagonally 1 small can tomatoes (16 oz.) Directions: Rinse beans.  Put beans in a 5 quart pot and cover beans with water 3 inches above beans. … Continue reading Bean Soup by Marla – Recipe

Day in the Life, Recipes

Upcoming Adventures in Bean Cookery

A friend of mine (hey Amy!) asked for some interesting bean recipes. So I went looking. I've been looking for more protein-heavy meals that I can cook on the weekends and take for lunch during the week, and this challenge coincided nicely. I've got a handful of bean recipes, and a few non-bean recipes, went… Continue reading Upcoming Adventures in Bean Cookery