One of my favorite soups to make on a rainy day is Julia Child’s Soup a la Victorine. However, Julia’s version has a lot of […]

Back again!

So much has happened since I last posted here. ¬†One big change is my new job – I’m now working for¬†Veritable Vegetable, the nation’s oldest […]

Tortilla Soup

For the last two weeks, I was fighting off a cold, and yesterday I lost the battle. So when I got home from work today, […]

Celery Root

Celery root – my new favorite vegetable!! This gnarly looking thing, once peeled and cooked, is really yummy. My experimentations so far: mashed with potato […]


Drizzly winter days call for warm foods, like Chili! I decided while at Whole Foods that I needed to make chili, even though, surprise, I’ve […]

Pasta e Fagioli

Another cold, rainy day; another soup! Tonight, I had a craving for one of my favorites, Pasta e Fagioli (or if you’re from Naples, Pasta […]

Split Pea Soup

This rainy day put me in the mood for soup, so I made a big pot of Split Pea comfort. One of my first memories […]