Gazpacho

Gazpacho

Summer vacation is almost here. The school day count is down to T-3 and soon the late nights of playing outside and lazy mornings will be here. Along with that comes the heat and humidity…and turning on the oven or stove to prepare dinner is the last thing you...
Beef Barley Soup

Beef Barley Soup

Soup is the perfect winter meal, and, let’s be honest, there is nothing quite like winter in Minnesota. Some are snowier than others, some longer than others – but they are always cold. Especially the last week of January. It really isn’t as bad as it’s...
Winter Minestrone Soup

Winter Minestrone Soup

I love Sunday afternoons. By this time in the weekend, our schedules have slowed down, and we can all enjoy some time to relax and recharge before the pace picks up again on Monday. You can usually find me in the kitchen on Sunday afternoons cooking something a little...
Creamy Porcini Soup

Creamy Porcini Soup

My family is pretty traditional when it comes to holiday meals. Some families change their Christmas Eve meal each year, but not us. We don’t touch it. Partly because it’s tradition and partly because we just love it. Kind of funny since we are pretty adventurous...