This is another soup with as many variations as there are cooks.
One would think something this simple would be fairly standard, like Vichysoise, but it’s not.
Some like it puréed, some thicken it with flour; some like it thick, some thin; some use carrots, some wouldn’t think of it.
My mother made it with bacon, onions,celery, potatoes and cream.… Continue reading.....
The flu or a cold?
The humans are sick and the puppies are bored.
What I hate most about being sick, besides the lists of things that need doing that aren't getting done….
Well, actually, that is what I hate most.
I had big plans for great accomplishments this weekend.
I had such good intentions!
Yes, well, we … Continue reading.....
I like soup.
I like soups and stews and gravy and foods with lots of sauce.
Mon mari likes grilled meat, potatoes or rice with butter and steamed vegetables.
I’m changing him, slowly…..
In the meantime I take advantage of being on my own by making a big pot of my favorite soup, whatever that happens to be at … Continue reading.....
How we spent our fall vacation.
by Guapa, the brown and white puppy
We had a fun time while our Human was away on holiday.
Our Other Human didn’t play with us a lot so we had to invent our own games.
Bonnie suggested we see how many new holes we could dig. Here are six of our best.
When … Continue reading.....
Friday was The Glorious Twelfth!
For those of you who don’t know what The Glorious Twelfth is, in the interest of not repeating myself, yet again, please read about it here…..
Yes, it is, in fact, more than just my birthday. (Want to see my childhood birthday cakes?)
This year it was more glorious than usual (sorry, grouse).… Continue reading.....
Finally, at long last…..
We have insulation.
Isn’t it pretty?
He had to build a frame around the skylight first….. Always something…..
We can tell the difference already, with only a third of the roof done.
He’s not going to get it all done before winter, but he’ll be able to block off the bit that isn’t so … Continue reading.....
What would you like?
Soup? Salad? Hot? Cold?
You'll find it here.
There's something for everyone.
Pasta from around the world…. For you!
Get your fork and get ready.
Presto Pasta Nights #73
Gilli, of So So Simple decided to make soup do to the cold, winter weather in Auckland, New Zealand. Well, one thing led to another and … Continue reading.....