(warning: this is not a recipe)

This is NOT a recipe,   but this IS a warning. I would never steer my readers wrong. Hubs and I have put forth vigilant efforts to detox our bodies post-Christmas-over-indulgment-of-fattening-deliciousness. Hence, I have been spending more time at the gym and less time writing, for which I apologize and plan to remedy soon. (NOT that I will be spending less time at the gym … Continue reading (warning: this is not a recipe)

pantry raid?

Sundays are always our last chance to be lazy. Football, napping, napping while the game is on, going for a drive, vegging around the house–all prime Sunday post-morning activities. So who in their right mind would want to slave over a hot stove on such a deliriously delightful time of ease and respite? I wanted something delicious and homemade for dinner, but I didn’t want to … Continue reading pantry raid?

i’ve got some soup to keep you warm, mon cherie

If there’s one thing I like about the French, it’s their soup.  It’s not that I don’t enjoy indulging the baked buttery sweetness of their patisserie, because, honestly, who doesn’t enjoy a good pastry? It’s just that true onion soup made with tender patience transports me to the France of my imagination:  hoity chefs juxtaposed with rustic countryside and jazz. This is only my second … Continue reading i’ve got some soup to keep you warm, mon cherie