soup

creamy greek chicken noodle soup

creamy greek chicken noodle soup

I’ve got spring fever, so I’m just going to blame that for my lack of interest in blogging right now.  To be honest I feel like that’s a healthy thing for me right now though; I’m enjoying so many other things in life and not worrying so much about getting certain posts out each week. … more

mushroom barley soup

mushroom barley soup

There are so many things I could tell you about how life has changed recently (and I do tell you about these things a lot).  One of those changes is that I seem to not end up here as often.  I had every intention of showing back up last week with a post about soup … more

baked potato soup

baked potato soup

I’ve always been one to think that Thanksgiving deserves is own un-interrupted holiday attention.  We shouldn’t be decorating our trees before Thanksgiving or putting out lights.  We shouldn’t be playing Christmas music or baking Christmas treats or watching Christmas music.   Thanksgiving should get its own attention, its own aisle of decorations in the store … more

leek and potato soup

leek and potato soup

I am going to admit something perhaps a bit embarrassing here.  This is the first Julia Child recipe I have made.  At least directly from her cookbook.  I have an excuse because I didn’t actually own her cookbook until a couple of months ago.  But even those several months seem like a long time where … more

pureed chickpea soup

pureed chickpea soup

We’ll just make a general understatement today and tell you that I am still recovering from this weekend.  For some reason I agreed to host both sides of our families for an Easter lunch (and, also, for some reason, I have agreed to let this become a new tradition).  Gerrit and I spent all of … more