Potato Leek Soup

potato leak soup

Happy Monday and Happy St. Patrick’s Day!  Since I’m not Irish, leprechauns kind of freak me out and I think green beer  is gross, I have never been one to fully partake in this holiday.  However,  I’m a huge fan of people celebrating their culture and heritage, so I generally find a way to get… 

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Spicy Chicken and Vegetable Soup

chipotle soup

Happy Valentine’s Day! Also, perhaps more importantly, Happy ‘House of Cards’ Day!  In addition to telling all the important people in your life how much you love them, I hope anyone without a Netflix subscription is purchasing one today. ‘House of Cards’, Netflix’s amazing foray into independent programming is one of my favorite shows and… 

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Gumbo 2

Last week I woke up to a text message from my particularly homesick friend, Taylor, asking me how I’d feel about making some gumbo for a “girls night” at my place. How would I feel about it? Umm… I’d feel AWESOME! There was also the added benefit of getting to do something nice for Taylor… 

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