Reasons this blog fails as a food blog (aka Fall Chili)

Reasons this blog fails as a food blog (aka Fall Chili)

I’m a food writer, but not a food blogger. There’s a big difference, in case you were wondering. When I develop recipes for publication, my energy is completely devoted to the timing, order, and taste. After I’ve finished that part, someone at the...
Scallion Potato Soup

Scallion Potato Soup

It’s fall…officially and unofficially. I love fall for many reasons, but chief among them is that I can start making soup again. Soups are satisfying. Warm and cozy. Fragrantly mouthwatering. The whole family, even Jonathan, slurps them down. I found this...
My apron: all practical, no pretty

My apron: all practical, no pretty

The other day Derek looked at my apron and asked if I wanted him to buy me a new one. The one I have is six years old. He bought it for me as a thank-you for being his Sugar Mama through four years of seminary. Four years, and all I got was an apron! Kidding. It was...