Last week was busy but good. Here are some images from my Instagram, you can follow by clicking below.
I spent an hour or so at the end of my weekend making some yum-fort (aka yummy comfort) food to eat throughout the week. Yummy, but still pretty healthy. Broccoli cheddar soup is one of my favorite chowder-y soups, and I found this recipe by Lulu the Baker, and it looked yummy. It makes way too much for just one meal, so its perfect for a few days of easy lunches or dinners. Plus, the weather in LA has been a bit cool this winter (minus the freak heat wave we had last week), and a good soup on a cold night always hits the spot.
I may have mentioned this before, but I have a lot of cookbooks that I rarely use. The problem is that I am a visual person, and I usually only want to cook something when I’ve seen it and it looks delicious. So cookbooks without pictures are pretty useless to me. The other thing is that I’m on a computer all day, not at home flipping through cookbooks, so it’s the recipes I see online that I’m drawn to. And Pinterest seems to be full of only the yummiest recipes. I want to try all that I have pinned, but the list is growing faster than I’m cooking! But here are some I’m trying soon: