It’s a snowy and cold day here in Portland! I have been making warming broths and soups to fill us up and keep us warm at the same time. I thought I’d share a round-up of some hearty and warm recipes here at

1. First, learn how to make homemade broth for practically free here. It makes a great base for soups! 

2. Tuscan Bread Soup is very filling and comforting on a cold day.

3. Enjoy a Vegetarian Pumpkin Chili here. 

4. Get your protein with this delicious Milk Braised Pork Loin recipe. 

5. This flavorful Curried Chickpea dish is a great way to enjoy legumes. 

6.Or, try out this Smokey Lentil dish 

7-11. Get five hearty soup recipes here, including Curried Carrot, a Black Bean soup, and an Easy Roasted Garlic Soup

12. This Curry and Maple Syrup Yam soup will stick to your ribs (in a very good way). 

13. Or try this Asian Mushroom Soup (pictured above). 

14. This Vegetarian French Onion soup creatively uses coffee!

15. And finally, learn how to make your own soup out of leftovers (perfect for a snowy day when you don’t want to go grocery shopping). 

15 hearty recipes for a cold day
With snow on the ground in Portland today, it's time for some hearty recipes! Here are some great choices.