Tag: bacon

bacon broccoli risotto

bacon broccoli risotto

  When I was little my mom didn’t cook a ton.  She made maybe six or seven dishes.  One of the dishes she used to make was cheesy broccoli casserole.  It had white rice, chicken, broccoli and some kind of condensed cream of something soup. […]

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

springtime lemony asparagus pasta

Cooking dinner these days has been a little different than in the past.  Long gone are the days of trying to spend hours in the kitchen prepping dinner.  Baby girl makes that a little difficult when she is still in unpredictable with her feedings.  By […]

soup sundays: cheddar ale cauliflower soup

soup sundays: cheddar ale cauliflower soup

  In true Sunday fashion we were sitting around watching playoff football (Go Pack Go!) trying to figure out what soup to make for dinner.  Notice I don’t say “what to make for dinner” but “what SOUP to make”?  Because I make soup seriously every […]

soup sundays: roasted poblano chowder

soup sundays: roasted poblano chowder

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]fter being in Greece for a week my husband was CRAVING spicy food.  There isn’t much spicy food in Greece.  The best we could find was in Croatia when we found red chili oil for our pizza.  Once we got home my husband was putting […]

classic combos: summertime soup and grilled cheese

classic combos: summertime soup and grilled cheese

[dropcap]W[/dropcap]hen I think grilled cheese I immediately think tomato soup.  The two are classics that go so well together.  I already have a post for the two found here but I feel like you can’t go wrong with any version you make.  It is the dead […]

the best pairing: bacon-y side dishes

the best pairing: bacon-y side dishes

[dropcap]L[/dropcap]ately in our house carbs are scarce.  My husband has been on a carb-cycling plan so he isn’t eating as many.  It hasn’t been too bad.  I actually have eaten less by default as well.  If he is following his plan strictly it’s pretty much […]

a family favorite – potato soup lightened up

a family favorite – potato soup lightened up

[dropcap]G[/dropcap]rowing up I remember my dad making us soup a lot as a kid.  When I was in high school and my parents got divorced I lived with my dad and my sister lived with my mom.  My dad worked shift work so when he […]

simple yet gourmet – BLTs

simple yet gourmet – BLTs

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]here is a running joke in my house about the time we eat dinner.  If we are eating before 9:30 that is a GOOD night.  We often entertain at our house.  My husband and I both love to cook so we often have friends over […]