Sopa de Conchas (Pasta Shell Soup)

Whenever I think of childhood winter home-cooked meals, my mom’s recipe of sopa de conchas definitely comes to mind. It takes me back to cold rainy days (like the ones we’ve been having lately) and I recall loving the smell of the soup, the taste of the soft russet potatoes and, I hate to admit, … Continue reading Sopa de Conchas (Pasta Shell Soup)

Crock Pot Recipe: Sweet Potato and Chickpea Soup (Vegan and Gluten-Free)

When I saw a recipe online for a crock pot meal with garbanzo beans (or chickpeas) and sweet potatoes, I immediately ran to the kitchen to see if I had all the ingredients I needed to get started on it.  I had all but fresh spinach (no biggie), so I took out the crock pot, … Continue reading Crock Pot Recipe: Sweet Potato and Chickpea Soup (Vegan and Gluten-Free)