It is almost Wednesday and that means I get to go home to Texas for a week! I’ve been looking forward to seeing family, high school friends, and eating Tex-Mex and BBQ for months now. Today, though, was wonderful as well. I started the day off with the usual coffee and greek yogurt bowl and … More ‘duck liver mousse?’ ‘omg so much vitamin A!’
Hello! It is only day 2 of Spring quarter and I am already feelin’ the heat! And by heat I mean pressure, not really the temperature. Unfortunately. Hopefully, the sun will come out to play and stay put soon! I am so much happier when it is warm and sunny :). Before the weather gets hot … More not one, but two carrot + nut butter soup recipes.
Gooood morning. Rather than pick one thing to talk about in this post, I feel like talking about some current events in bullet points… This morning I read a really interesting article from Al Jazeera about how American biotechnology corporations (basically Monsanto) are literally taking over the crop production around the world by enforcing farmers to … More Spicy chipotle pumpkin soup!
I have been craving comforting, savory foods in the morning. This is odd considering I have typically been a fan of syrupy waffles, sweet oatmeal, or sweet yogurt bowls. It may seem strange, but I have been enjoying this creamy, delicate butternut squash soup for breakfast several mornings as of late. The soup is filling … More walnut butternut squash soup
Yesterday, I had a work from noon to 4pm at the Nugget here in Davis. I was sampling out a new Dreyer’s product – milkshakes and smoothies! I, of course, tried them before handing them out to people (the chocolate and banana-strawberry were pretty good) and read all the ingredients and nutrition facts. The fruit … More Lessons learned in Nugget
Y’all. I made something delicious. It wasn’t even hard. I don’t even like soup. And this hit the spot. It is hot and creamy and saturated with flavor. Make it and love it yourself. Creamy, Delicious Mushroom Bisque Recipe: Makes 2 servings 1 can beef broth (make sure there is no MSG!) 2 tbsp real … More Delicious Mushroom Bisque
Hello dear readers. Yesterday, I referred to a soup recipe I was hoarding from you. I made squash soup and it was the perfect thing on a chilly, fall afternoon. Heartwarming Winter Bisque Recipe: Serves 1 2 cups roasted butternut squash (or any other squash or pumpkin!) 1/2 cup 1% or 2% milk 2 tsp … More Winter Squash Bisque