The key to consistently staying slim? Balance and portion control. No need to go on these extreme diets (they never work in the long run anyway). This holiday season, enjoy yourself but also be good to yourself with lighter and healthier options - Keep this Detox Crock Pot Vegetable Soup in individual portions in your freezer and take one out whenever you've overindulged. http://www.pickledplum.com/detox-crock-pot-vegetable-soup/
Vietnamese Pho Soup -- This came out pretty good for our first try, though we wanted a bit more flavor, so we need to do some research. We halved the recipe and it made more than enough for the two of us. Let the pho cooking adventures BEGIN!