Pork, Butternut Squash and Black Bean Soup

Pork, Butternut Squash and Black Bean Soup

Pork, Butternut Squash and Black Bean Soup

My P.S. (Princely Spouse) suggested I make more pumpkin soups, as he laid another pile of cans of pumpkin on me.  I’d just asked him “what is it you crave that we now have a dozen cans of pumpkin?”  Soup was a good answer.  I was thinking more along the lines of pie…  But the subject of soup did remind me I had roasted a butternut squash and froze it to make future soup.  It was time for the future. Continue reading

Kabocha Chicken Pasta

Kabocha Chicken Casserole

Kabocha Chicken Pasta

My P.S. (Personal Shopper/hubby) and I were grocery shopping together, which is rare.  He does the grocery shopping, it’s his thing.  I tailed along this time and he was pointing out the seasonal specials, one of which was squash.  In an unusual move, I chose three different squashes and put them into the cart.  I was trying to be optimistic.  I don’t really care to eat squash often. Continue reading

Spaghetti Squash Beef Chow Mein

Spaghetti Squash Chow Mein

Spaghetti Squash Chow Mein

My daughter, Emily, sends me Pinterest links in the middle of the night so I wake up to the most interesting food ideas!  When she sent a link to this chow mein I gasped.  I am SUCH a fan of spaghetti squash!  It amazes me that nature can make a bunch of semi crunchy noodles inside a squash skin.  Plus they can become part of so many kinds of dishes! Continue reading