Category Archive: Soups and Stews

The Root of the Root {vegetable beef soup}

66 years ago today my mom was born and this is the tenth year I’ll be celebrating her birthday without her. In every single way I credit her with giving me my love… Continue reading

Es Sopa, Cabron {tortilla soup}

So, the soup wars continue. Score? Me: 2, husband: 0. Why? Because I make delicious food, that’s why. It usually goes like this: Him: What’s for dinner? Me: Tortilla soup. Him: What? Yuck. Will… Continue reading

Soupersonic {roasted tomato soup}

We’re J.J. Fad and we’re here to rock. In case you weren’t into female hip-hop bands in the late 80’s, and I can’t imagine who wouldn’t be, Supersonic was the first rap song I ever… Continue reading

Chili Today, Hot Tamale {vegetarian chili}

If you recognize that punchline, then you’re probably either my father or someone in my immediate family.  Or someone awesome.  Welcome. The chili was good.  In fact, it was some of the best… Continue reading