Soups / Stews

Chicken and Stars Soup -- quick, easy, all-natural, and SO good | gimmesomeoven.com

Chicken and Stars Soup

Have you ever had that thing happen when you’ve been pushing 100mph to get through some big project, and once you reach the end, you finally get a chance to rest…and then totally get sick?!? Yep, right here. I’m actually on about day 7 of an annoying winter cold, which is...

7-Ingredient Zuppa Toscana (Creamy Gnocchi Soup with Sausage and Kale) | gimmesomeoven.com

7-Ingredient Easy Zuppa Toscana (Creamy Gnocchi Soup with Kale and Sausage)

One of my favorite things about meeting new friends is getting to visit their homes for the first time. Ok ok, I’ll admit, often I’m totally “that friend” who will figure out a way to casually invite myself over, because I love getting to see where someone lives.   I love...

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Slow Cooker Chili + Crock-Pot GIVEAWAY!

I’m now calling this “victory chili”, because when I made it a few days ago for the Royals’ big wild card game, they freaking won and earned their way to the play-offs for the first time in 29 years!!! Oh my goodness.  People reading this post years from now will probably have...

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15 Slow Cooker Dinner Recipes

It’s that time of year again.  The time when we sadly bid all those lovely summer tomatoes adieu, and turn on the slow cooker.  As summer fades into fall and the nights grow cooler, there isn’t much more comforting than coming home after a long day’s work to a...

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20-Minute Cheesy Chicken Enchilada Soup

As promised, here is your second chicken enchilada soup recipe in one week! For those of you who missed Monday’s post on Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup, I mentioned that our Gimme Some Oven Facebook seemed split down the middle when I asked whether they would like a slow...

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup | gimmesomeoven.com #crockpot

Slow Cooker Chicken Enchilada Soup

Can I tell you one thing that makes me unreasonably happy on a day-to-day basis? Strangers smiling at me. Even better? Strangers waving, or nodding, or offering a pleasant hello, or even (my favorite) the ol’ one-finger-raise-on-the-steering wheel. For whatever reason, I always notice those little things and they...

Italian Orzo Spinach Soup | gimmesomeoven.com #recipe

Italian Orzo Spinach Soup

This past Sunday, I woke up on the wrong side of the bed.  The Let’s-Be-Unusually-Hard-On-Yourself-About-Everything-Today side of the bed. First of all, I woke up to the sound of my oven timer beeping loudly at me at 6:30am because Forgetful Here accidentally left my phone (a.k.a. the only “alarm...

Bacon Corn Chowder | gimmesomeoven.com

Bacon Corn Chowder

I am seriously in denial that it is the middle of August, that temperatures are back down to being in the 80s, that my Facebook feed is full of adorable kiddos proudly heading back to school, that Halloween candy has arrived in grocery stores, and that summer — my...

5-Ingredient Pesto Chicken Soup -- seriously one of the best soups I've ever had! | gimmesomeoven.com

5-Ingredient Pesto Chicken Soup

Whoa.  I just realized that 2 weeks from today, I will be in Italy!  Italia!!! (Oh yeah, and today I also just realized when reading my flight confirmation email that I fly out next Tuesday instead of Wednesday, the date I’d had in my mind for months.  Tiny detail....

Condensed Cream of Mushroom Soup | gimmesomeoven.com

Condensed Homemade Cream of Mushroom Soup

Alright, I couldn’t post about how to make homemade condensed cream of chicken soup without featuring its famous counterpart as well — condensed homemade cream of mushroom soup. I have to be honest though.  As a kid, I detested mushrooms.  Like, absolutely hated them.  My mom loved them and occasionally tried...

Cream of Chicken Soup | gimmesomeoven.com

Homemade Cream of Chicken Soup

As promised, here is the first recipe that I made with my homemade condensed cream of chicken soup — actual cream of chicken soup! That’s right.  I know most people equate condensed soups with casseroles and the like.  But if you ask me, it doesn’t get much better than a good...

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(Condensed) Homemade Cream Of Chicken Soup

Oh yes.  You read that title right.  We’re going retro today and talking about one of the staples of my childhood — condensed soups. Of course, the main reason that most families had (and still have) condensed soups sitting in their pantry is to use them for the other...