Cook sausage with onion until lightly browned. Add garlic and cook for another minute. Drain off fat. Stir in chicken broth, carrots, potatoes, mushrooms, beans and spices. Bring to a boil and simmer until vegetables are almost cooked. About 20 minutes. Add pepperoni and cook for at least 10 more minutes. Stir in heavy cream. Serve hot and Enjoy!!!!