Pasta with cream

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I feel like I’ve been failing in my duties as a blogger. This time last year, I was scouring the depths of the internet, cookbooks, food magazines and old standbys for the best summer recipes. Recently, I’ve only flipped through the food magazines that I get just so I can rip out a few recipes and ditch the rest of the magazine, stopping the pile from forming before it starts.

Cooking is still happening in my kitchen, there just aren’t many recipes being used, and when I do test out recipes that I think sound good, they aren’t good enough for me to want to share with you. Continue reading “Pasta with cream”

Creamy spinach soup

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I realize that I was just recently discussing how it still feels like winter, but I must reopen this topic so I can confirm that I definitely was correct. This past weekend was just downright cold, especially given that there’d been a few daffodil-filled days in the not so distant past. I’ve been an icicle for a few days now, but according to the weather forecast, I should be thawing by later today, and hopefully fully by Thursday. I’m looking forward to it.

For the time being, though, I’ve still been looking for foods that warm me up. Luckily I found something that is quite warming and also shows glimmers of spring, and even hints toward a spring vegetable. Creamy spinach soup. Continue reading “Creamy spinach soup”