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Ellie’s last supper
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Ellie’s last supper

I make this soup at least three times a week! It’s fast and versatile, flavorful and healthy. Any vegetables can be swapped or added, and you can change proteins or carbs at your whim, but this is my favorite iteration. Honorable mention to sweet potato chunks instead of noodles. Dash of olive oil ¼ onion…

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Autumn Jacket Soup

Ingredients: 1 medium onion 1 large spoonful of pre-minced garlic, or 2-3 cloves fresh 1 can chopped tomatoes 1 can beans of your choice (I’m using cannellini) 1-2 carrots A few (3) handfuls of mushrooms* About as much zucchini as carrots Bouillon** 3 handfuls rice* Leafy greens (I’m using kale) A lemon Spices: A bunch…

The weekly top 3 from Lee: Best Ramen
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The weekly top 3 from Lee: Best Ramen

I have eaten my fair share of 99-cent Ramen packets purchased from Superamerica. There is nothing wrong with them. They are very good (tasting, not for you). However, if you’re in a “treat yourself” mood, and maybe even want to feel a little fancy, give these ramen places a try. Obento-Ya Japanese Bistro ($$) –…

Mastering the Market: Hmongtown Marketplace
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Mastering the Market: Hmongtown Marketplace

Unassuming and tucked neatly behind an apartment complex, the Hmongtown Marketplace in Saint Paul is not the sort of place one would stumble upon. Thanks to an anthropology class assignment to visit and take notes on a local market and the rapidly approaching spring break, this hidden gem quickly rose to the top of my…

Recipe: autumnal butternut squash soup
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Recipe: autumnal butternut squash soup

I’ve never had butternut squash until I came to Macalester. Now I roast it every chance I get­­; even back at home. This recipe combines butternut squash with coconut, another favorite of mine. It’s also perfect to stock up on for those super busy weeks during the fall semester! Cinnamon-Roasted Butternut Squash soup Recipe: 40…