Roasted Acorn Squash Soup

Roasted Acorn Squash Soup

Today, I decided to make soup. I kept seeing acorn squash on sale at the store. Teasing me with its simple and sweet acorn squash goodness [...]



So…I was gonna call this recipe post “Easy Minestrone.” But, then, I noticed my last recipe was called “Easy Coleslaw.” And the one before that was called “Easy Lobster Bisque.” Apparently, like the word, “easy.” Which, I suppose, is no real big surprise here. Well, even if I can’t put it in the [...]

Easy Lobster Bisque

Easy Lobster Bisque

Lobster Bisque is one of my absolute favorite things. Without fail, I will order it if at a nice restaurant. It’s kinda like my barometer for whether the restaurant is a “good” restaurant. If I order a lobster bisque [...]

Butternut Squash Bisque

Roasted Butternut Squash Bisque

So...I'm not sure what was going on with me this week, but I made three different soups. That's right: three. I made minestrone, lobster bisque and this yummy butternut squash bisque. Funny thing is that I didn't even really recognize I had made so many soups until [...]


My Favorite Soups and Stews

Holy smokes! It's December already!! If you're anything like me, you are getting super excited for the recent colder weather. And you are totally giddy with delight at the notion that this means you can make more soup! More yummy, soul-warming, comforting soups and stews. Heehee! To share my excitement, I thought I'd highlight a [...]

Baked Potato Soup

Do you ever have those moments when you're eating at a restaurant and you're really enjoying whatever is in front of you... Then, you think to yourself, "Aha!  Why don't I try making this at home?!?" Gotta love those glass-shattering moments when you recognize the possibilities of what you can do in your own kitchen, [...]

Making Chicken Stock

The more I cook, the more I truly believe good quality ingredients are the key to good quality food. I sounds so simple, right?  You put in good ingredients and you get good food.   Even with all that simplicity, it is hard to remember. is for me, at least. Now, I'm no Ina [...]

Cream of Fresh Tomato Soup

Is there anything better than tomato soup on a cold day?   Tomato soup really is a comfort food for me.  I'm sure it can't be as good as my memories serve me, but a can of tomato soup used to be a favorite treat when I was growing up. However, as I've grown up, I [...]