Soup can be such a comfort. Auguste Escoffier once said that “Soup puts the heart at ease, calms down the violence of hunger, eliminates the tension of the day, and awakens and refines the appetite.” As I sit here writing this post my home is peaceful and quite. My Little Jedi is at the movies with… Continue reading Soup! Creamy “Potato” Chowder
As I was filling in my calendar I was hit with the realization that I was letting it slip through my fingers. In between planning various winter activities and special surprises, looking over Christmas wish lists and dreaming of holiday menus, it became all too easy to be carried away into extravagance. So quickly I… Continue reading Soup and giving thanks
“Advent creates people, new people.” -Dietrich Bonhoeffer In a time when narcissism is glorified, instant gratification is sought after like gold, and people are coming to more and more a place of unrest I feel a draw to something greater. I crave beauty. I want a love that is selfless and lasting. I long for a joy… Continue reading Advent: A time of waiting, a time of hope, a time of wonder.