You’re gonna absolutely LOVE this easy and creamy Tomato Basil Soup that is bursting with flavor!
It’s no secret that I’m a sucker for comfort food. But when I’m under the weather, I reallllly crave comfort food. Like a big bowl of soup that I can dunk a grilled cheese sandwich into.
It makes me feel better just thinkin’ about it. I recently felt like t-total CRAP… we all have those days, right? I’ve been trying to get back into my running routine after taking off
a few several months. I think I seriously overdid it. My lesson learned is to gradually start back. I’ve always loved good food (and drinks) and have been able to “have my cake and eat it too” with running regularly.
By the way, this is my step dog and new running partner, Tater. She needs to shape up also, and runs with me like a champ. My boxer, Chance, is too old and feeble to run so I can’t take him. I’ve never ran with a dog so it’s really cool having her canine company. I think she enjoys the “Amy and Tater time” too.
Back to the soup: I started out by trying to make this soup as low-fat and low-calorie as possible. I failed miserably by adding bread crumbs, sugar and Parmesan cheese. The big fat grilled cheese sandwich didn’t help, either.
Besides, it’s still not that much of a bad-for-you food by any means (minus the grilled cheese sandwich).
If you’re looking for a comforting and hearty Creamy Tomato Basil Soup… here’s your recipe: