Top any soup with a big grilled cheese soup crouton, just like you’ve seen on French onion soup! Just three ingredients needed: toast, butter, and cheese.
A cold snap blew in as expected. This one arrived with a thunderstorm, the first of many spring ones to come. March would not be the same without big temperature swings. This time I was ready for a chilly, rainy day. I did a little roasting, simmering, and blending. Plus I played with my favorite […]
Winter cold finally hit the south. Finally. Almost 80 degree temperature on Christmas day was crazy. I do have to admit a small part of me liked it. Wearing flip-flops in December sure was nice. I almost broke out shorts yet compromised with jeans and short sleeve shirts. Anyway, the temps changed to below freezing […]
Old Man Winter seems to be a little confused. Either that or Mother Nature is messing with him. Today (or the day this post published) is the first day of winter – December 22, 2016. What is the temperature here in Atlanta? It is mid-60’s and getting warmer to be close to 80 degrees on […]
Suddenly it went POW! Glass shattered and shards went in every direction. In a split second more than a few very bad words went through my mind. It was the result of either poor judgement, not thinking it through, or sheer habit. I’m so used to using a glass bowl for a double boiler. I’ll […]
This fall started out very wet. It rained every day for almost two weeks. They say April showers bring May flowers and that is quite true. Yet chilly, rainy fall days bring cravings for comfort food. It’s time to change from grilling to low and slow cooking. A big pot of hearty soup or stew […]