creamy chicken & potato soup {recipe}

good morning y'all!
i am not sure how the weather is in your part of the world, but it's "trying" to get chilly here in the south. i love to make chowders, chilies & soups for football weekends. i love to smell it all day while it simmers in the crock pot! ahhhhh

while this doesn't have to simmer, it's a simple & super quick soup!
i have stripped it from many of the ingredients to keep it plain & healthy.
here is the original version.

3 cups organic low sodium chicken broth
2-3 chicken breasts (i pulled apart an all natural rotisserie chicken)
1/4 whole wheat flour
1 cup horizons fat free milk
1 cup reduced fat evaporated milk
salt/pepper/cayenne (to your taste)

-in a dutch oven, stir in broth & potatoes
-bring to a boil
-reduce heat, cover & simmer for 10-15 min (or til potatoes are tender)
-stir in chicken
-salt/pepper/cayenne to your liking

in separate sauce pan over med heat:
-combine flour & fat free milk, stir until smooth
-add evaporated milk
-bring to boil, stir for 2 min.
-add to dutch oven
-simmer 5 more minutes

*my husband added cheese to his, that grossed me out but he said it was delish :)

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  1. Great to see you back my friend!! This sounds tres delish!!!! Hugs, HHL

  2. I'm all about making traditional dishes healthy. And I've been cooking tons of soups lately. This looks delish!

  3. That sounds so yummy! It's been so cold here

  4. Looks delicious! I am in a soup mood.

  5. That soup is making me sooo hungry! And I just about squealed out loud when I saw your Otterbox! Adorable! ~dawn

  6. welcome back! i've kept checking in on your family blog but either it's gone or i'm doing something wrong.

    hope all is well with you and your kiddos. i keep you all in my prayers :)