Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Oh Butternut squash! Not much for me to say on this particular food. I don’t know too many people who cook with it let alone eat it. Once you conquer your fear, you discover this vegetable can be cooked into so many delicious meals and snacks. And its inexpensive as well. Can’t beat that! Recently…

Red Cabbage Soup

Who loves cabbage?? Red cabbage, also known as purple cabbage due to its color, has a relatively high ratio of nutrients and can be cooked and ate in numerous ways. The purple color in red cabbage comes from a class of pigment molecules called anthocyanins. It turns out that anthocyanins are found in flower petals,…

Creamy Lobster Bisque

One of my all-time favorite dishes to eat, and also a meal I hate to make lol Be forewarned…this recipe is not a quick and easy dish to prepare. Takes time and patience and lots of food prep. However the ending result is most definitely worth it. Creamy Lobster Bisque   This recipe calls for…

Roasted Green Tomato Soup

Ahhh winter is finally here and the weather forecast in your area is probably cold or you’re having a bit of snow. Stepping out in this kind of cold weather this time of year can be daunting.   No better time then to bust out your favorite soup recipes! This particular recipe is healthy, easy, inexpensive, and…

Homemade Herb Bread

I love making my own bread mainly because it tastes so much better than store-bought.  I like fresh bread to go with my soups and stews that I cook around this time of year.  I believe most people do not make their own bread because they assume its difficult and time consuming. I am here to show…

Beet Soup

Yep, you read that right beet soup. Doesn’t it sound delicious? Don’t knock it until you try it!  This was actually a test recipe.  As you know I love to cook meatless meals and of course I wanted to try something meatless and healthy.  Since Fall season is approaching I decided to go the soup…

Étoile Cuisine et Bar

My final and last stop for my foodie adventures on my Houston Restaurant Week trip was to Étoile Cuisine et Bar located in the Uptown Park area of Houston.  I don’t believe in my 33 years I have ever treated myself to a nice French cuisine.  I have tasted French food but only in passing, like hors d’…