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Soupapalooza 2012 recap and winners


Soupapalooza – over 400 soup, stew and chili recipes

soupapalooza 2012 features

You know the saying “Soup warms the soul”…….well I have to tell you how much everyone who participated in Soupapalooza 2012 warmed my soul!

Kristen and I were just blown away by the 325 recipes linked up not to mention another 90 in the comments! so that is over 400…..FOUR HUNDRED SOUP STEW AND CHILI RECIPES! WOW

Soupapalooza Speechless

Congratulations to all of the winners of incredible prizes our sponsors provided!! Kristen and I both used the to each choose four winners .  So be sure to check out Kristen’s four winners at Dine and Dish, because there were two winners for each prize.

Soupapalooza Winners

KitchenAid 7 Qt. Mixer (ARV $650) – #36 Lisa with Blessed With Grace

KitchenAid 6 Qt. Slow Cooker (ARV $149) – #308 mvdonnamae64

Le Creuset 8 Qt. Stockpot (ARV $55) –  #169 Amber with Amber’s Confections

Red Star Yeast Gift Basket (ARV $65) – #58 Laura with Pink Cake Plate


Soupapalooza Thank you

 Visit Soupapalooza Sponsors:

KitchenAid: For the Way It's Made         le crueset


Congratulations to all of the winners and a big thank you to the sponsors and everyone who participated, tweeted, shared on facebook, instagram and pinterest!  Soupapalooza was every where!


We hope to see you all again next year!


If you’re on Pinterest, be sure to follow the Soupapalooza Pinterest board! (we are still working on getting all of the soups pinned)

Soupapalooza Pinterest

Don’t miss More Soups

Soupapalooza 2011 had over 200 recipes shared.

I also wanted to thank Kristen for working on this fun project with me again this year! and  Heidi from Foodie Crush for putting together the collection of Soupapalooza soup pictures in the top of this post!


Disclaimer: Thank you to KitchenAid, Red Star Yeast and Le Creuset for providing compensation and prizes for Soupapalooza. The views and opinions expressed on TidyMom are purely my own and based upon my personal experiences with the products and brands.

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Cheryl Sousan

A self-proclaimed neat freak, Cheryl chronicles her journey through homemaking on her blog,, where she shares recipes, tutorials, crafting and her ever-growing love for photography. This St. Louis mom juggles her passion for life, her daughters and her tiger-loving husband, all while her obsession with tidiness cleans up the trail blazed behind her. Google+


  1. oh what great prizes, congratulations to all, and thanks for the great recipes.

  2. Woo hoo!! Speechless is what I am!! I feel so blessed to be the winner of the KitchenAid 7quart mixer. Thank you Cheryl and Kristen for hosting such an awesome event. I cannot wait to use my mixer! 🙂

  3. Thank you soooooo much so excited to get my goodies!!!

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  5. Thanks for hosting Soupalooza! Lots of fun 🙂

  6. Thanks for hosting another fun event! Have a great day, Cheryl! Congrats to the winners!

  7. Congratulations to all the lucky winners! Thanks again to Cheryl and Kristen for hosting again this year…it’s one of my favorite blog parties. Love all these amazing recipes and can’t wait to try so many of them…and love the Pinterest board…woo hoo!

  8. 400 recipes.. .one every day of the year and then some. AMAZING turnout!

  9. Oh, I love this and am looking at the recipes on Pinterest. Thank you for sharing !!

  10. So excited to be a winner of the Crock Pot- The perfect thing to make all the incredible recipes. Also made the Baileys Irish Cream cupcakes- the Carmel Ganache filling is amazing!!

  11. That’s awesome! Congrats to all the winners!

  12. Thanks again, Cheryl! I just got the Le Creuset stock pot this morning! It’s beautiful!

  13. I love to cook obviously, from my books and website, but I never do anything with soup and I love soup. I am definitely going to make your creamy bacon potatoe soup. Looks delicious. Great site.


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