I love soup. It's the one thing I don't mind making, and it's such a comfort food through the Autumn and Winter! Especially with some delicious chunky bread. I've grown up with my Mom making homemade soup all the time, and it's a tradition that I do now too. She has her own special recipes… Continue reading Roasted Squash and Winter Vegetable Soup
Sorry for the absence of posts from me lately, things have been progressing with my visa application and it's been taking up a lot of my time to get things organised. We finally have an interview date though! Yey! Unfortunately it's not before our first anniversary, so that's not so good :/ but we'll still… Continue reading Getting Closer!
I love peas. In the age old question of "what luxury item would you take to a desert island with you?" it would be peas without a doubt! Fresh garden peas (or frozen ones) though, not the canned variety because that's just blasphemy. When my husband and I first started dating he bought me a… Continue reading Soup Season: Garden Pea Soup
When I went food shopping a week ago, Sainsbury's were selling bags of parsnips at a reduced price. They were all perfectly fine so I bought a lot, deciding I would make a parsnip soup 🙂 I've said before, and will say again, soups are so easy you really don't need to follow a recipe… Continue reading Soup Season: Parsnip Soup
We are now definitely into "soup season" where everyone loves comfort, warm fires and hearty food. Soups are so easy to make and you really don't need a recipe to follow - just throw a bunch of vegetables into a pot with some stock, cook, blend, et voila! Soup 🙂 But there are a lot… Continue reading Soup Season: Pumpkin and Carrot Soup