Flashback Friday – Soup’s On

Flashback Friday

The following originally appeared on 10/22/07 at Exit 51

Soup’s On

To celebrate the kitchen finally being functional enough to use, I swept the dust bunnies under the sofa, cleared off the dining room table, and invited a friend over for supper. Make no mistake, the work isn’t done and the house is still all torn apart but after weeks of frozen meals and take out, I was ready to cook. Continue reading “Flashback Friday – Soup’s On”

Food Memories – Creamy Vegetable Soup


This Food Memory is from Joanne of Inspired Taste.  She sent me the recipe right before Thanksgiving, which was inspired because I needed a serious infusion of vegetables into my diet after pigging out on turkey day.  This soup was easy to fix which was exactly what I needed on what turned out to be a busy day in the kitchen.  Thanks Joanne for helping to lighten my load. Continue reading “Food Memories – Creamy Vegetable Soup”


Soup and a Side

I’m having a bit of writer’s block today. I think I might still be a bit conflicted about posting Cook’s Illustrated Recipes.  Like the ex that you continue to drunk dial, long after the breakup, I can’t make a clean break from CI.  But you know what?  Quick and easy trumps moral dilemma in this instance.  So instead of trying to come up with a witty narrative, I’m just going to skip right to the recipe. Continue reading “Soupy”