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enough to be happy

September 13, 2013

One of my favorite yoga teachers, Judith Hanson Lasater, says, “How you answer the question, ‘What is enough?’ will change your life.” In the more than a decade since those words passed from her lips to my ears, I’ve never stopped thinking about them. What is enough? Enough food, enough stuff, enough money, enough time. […]

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Recovery Soup

December 28, 2010

Leftover turkey or chicken carcasses, flu or just a bad cold, suffering from holiday excess and needing to rest the old digestive system—whatever your trouble, this soup is the solution. We seem to live on the stuff these days. Our version, influenced by Martha’s Indonesian-style chicken soup and Popsy’s variations on Martha’s soup, and tweaked […]

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My girls love this soup

October 16, 2010

The original recipe is from the Soup Chick—her method for cleaning leeks is brilliant. I’ve made several changes: no bacon because we don’t do pork, the addition of cooked chicken to make the soup more of a meal—we use leftover roast chicken, but you could use whatevah—red-skinned potatoes, but not new potatoes (it’s October!), milk […]

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