Braised Lamb Soupe au Pistou

I hosted a dinner recently and wanted to take my guests to the south of France with the meal. My research lead me to a quintessential Provencal dish called Soupe au Pistou. At it’s simplest, it is a hearty vegetable soup topped with Pistou, which is very similar to pesto, only without the nuts and…

Simple, Healthy, Tasty food

Inspired by my friend Deb’s blog, I went shopping this week with budget and health in mind. Like Deb in her previous single-occupancy life, I often think nothing of going out to the store to shop for food for one meal and dropping between $40-$70. Mind you, these meals tend to be for 10+ people…