all in vegetable & bean soup

I have a really weird love/hate relationship with soup. As you know I love nothing better than chomping down on a giant cheeseburger or eating a plate full of tacos – so soup just often seems kind of meh to me. Geez, am I selling you on this soup recipe I’m about to post? Lol.…

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spicy jambalaya with shrimp + sausage

Well, I woke up sick this morning with some plague-esque situation, which is especially a bummer since I’m on day three of my ‘funemployment.’ I start a new and exciting gig on Monday, so I suppose I’ll spend the rest of my time curled up with some tea and a Harry Potter movie marathon so…

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beef goulash with blue cheese and dill

Sometimes all I want is to throw a bunch of hearty stuff in a pot and be done. So Goulash it is! It’s so, so easy to make and is a nice change from Italian pasta dishes. This recipe is super tangy with the blue cheese and has a sweet kick with the mound of…

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chicken cassoulet with fennel and sausage

Well friends, I’m starting off the year with a post that does not check anything off of my 2015 to-do’s (see here, here and here) – but the stomach wants what the stomach wants. I first had a cassoulet when my great friends Justin & Jim had us over for dinner recently. I was hooked…

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