Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. – John Ruskin

A snowy night calls for homemade soup.

snowy soup

This recipe was inspired by Tara Stile’s Veggie Detox Soup…mine just has a bit of a kick!

-1/2 onion chopped
-2 cloves of garlic
-Handful of Kale
-Handful of Spinach
-Celery
-Shredded cabbage
-Carrots
-4 cups no salt added chicken/veggie stock
-1 cup water
-1.5 cup almond milk
-Juice of 1 lime
-Italian seasoning, salt & cayenne pepper to taste

Directions:

Brown garlic and onions in pot. Add stock, water, almond milk and let boil. Add in all veggies and seasonings. Cover and let simmer on low heat for 25-30 minutes, or until veggies are tender. Enjoy and watch the snow fall. Store the excess in a container for the rest of the week!