Soup, Glorious Soup!

I love soup.  I know I’ve mentioned this before–like every January, but January seems to be a good time for soup.  At least in the Northern Hemisphere.  Of course, I’m one of those weird-can-eat-soup-any-day-of-the-year people so I don’t necessarily need cold weather to indulge, just a spoon.  This is very handy when one is experiencing … Continue reading Soup, Glorious Soup!

January Recap!

What the hell happened to January?  How is it already February 1st?? (btw, Happy Birthday James!) Oh, yeah…I got a new job.  Great for bank accounts and pesky things like paying rent and bills, bad for blogging!  Well, not bad–I just need to figure out a better blog strategy! We took a very brief trip … Continue reading January Recap!

27 Reasons

I know you’re thinking 27 reasons to what?  like soup?  like Portual?  do the hokey-pokey? While all great answers, nope.  It’s 27 reasons to like cauliflower.  It’s probably one of the most underrated veggies out there.  I can count on one hand the number of people in my life that have actually uttered the words … Continue reading 27 Reasons

New Directions!

That’s not a band or a school or something fancy schmancy from GoogleMaps (or whatever might pop into your head).  It’s actually what I want to do with this blog. Oh sure, when I started out, I wanted to talk about travel and food and drinks and whatever…and that’s not going to change.  What I’m … Continue reading New Directions!

Soup du Jour

I love soup.  To me, it’s a bowl of comfort.  Warm and inviting.  Rich and hearty.  Spicy and nourishing.  And yep, like risotto, oysters & cheese, soup gets it’s own tag : ) This is a simple, but amazing recipe given to me by my friend Rebecca, who is a HATER of onions and cilantro … Continue reading Soup du Jour