Watermelon Gazpacho

. Oh boy, it’s almost September!! And although kids are back in school and Fall is just around the corner, we have a few more weeks of summer to savor. In the spirit of enjoying seasonal produce I’m bringing you one last beloved summer staple in our house: Watermelon Gazpacho! I shared a classic GazpachoRead more

Chicken Tortilla Soup

| Happy December, friends! I know we’re all knee deep in the hustle and bustle of the holidays, so I sincerely hope you are doing your best to relax and take care of you! It’s so important to slow down amidst the stress and be present. But easier said than done, right?? I have twoRead more

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

| Hello, friends! Long time no talk, but I promise I have a good reason! In June of 2020 we added a new member to our family: little miss Everly Rose is our sweet pandemic baby. She and big bro Rowan are doing amazingly well and it’s been a total joy to watch their bondRead more

Arroz Caldo

| It’s cold and rainy again here in Virginia (where are you, Spring??) and I’ve got the perfect recipe for this crummy weather….or for when you’re sick and need something light, yet hearty, to soothe your soul :)  Arroz Caldo is Filipino chicken and rice soup, made with the simplest ingredients that pack a seriousRead more


Happy first week of summer, guys! The heat (and humidity) has definitely hit Virginia. One of my favorite things to eat during the summer is Gazpacho! If you’ve never even heard of gazpacho, it’s a soup that originated in the south of Spain (in Anadalusia, to be exact). It’s made with raw vegetables (usually tomatoRead more

Red Pepper Soup with Parmesan Toasts

Years ago, my sister-in-law had me over to her place for a Christmas card party. Along with her best friend and my mother-in-law, we spent the afternoon writing Christmas cards for friends and family. It was a really fun idea, especially since my Belgian brother-in-law cooked for us :) I can’t remember everything we ate thatRead more

Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken & Wild Rice Soup

We’ve had a super mild winter in Virginia thus far, but temps took a big dip this past weekend. All I could think about was eating something that would be nice and hot in my belly. Enter this easy, satisfying, and hearty Slow Cooker Creamy Chicken & Wild Rice Soup. That’s a mouthful.  Let me tellRead more

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup with Crispy Bacon

It has been a longggg and rainy week. Amiright?! Thank God for movie marathons curled up on the couch and warm, hearty soups to make dreary days a little brighter :) Last weekend we hit up the farmers market, which is one of my absolute favorite things to do on a Sunday morning. The routineRead more