Posts tagged soup
Top Ramen Spots in DC!

GET YOUR SLURP ON

Ramen is not just a trend, it's a movement.  The Japenese comfort classic is taking the U.S. by storm with new and interesting takes on the traditional noodle bowl.  With the help of photographer Andrew Sherman, I'll walk you through the BEST places to get ramen in DC. Not only will I tell you where to go, I'll tell you what to order! Trust me on this - we spent days trying ramen and I wouldn't steer you wrong. No matter where you choose to go, slurp with confidence and feel all of your troubles melt away through the power of ramen.

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Soup's On!

No soup for you? Make your own!

Soup.  One of my most frequent cravings.  I'm not picky either - I like all the soups: noodle, tomato, bisque, chowda', vegetable, lentil, etc.  Soup has that magical way of making you feel cozy and happy - a memory associated with the comfort of my childhood.  One thing I love about soup is that you can basically take whatever you have in your fridge and pantry and turn it into soup - so that's what I've done below!  Check out three of my favorites - Butternut Squash, Broccoli Cheddar, and Zuppa Toscana -  with topping variations to keep leftovers interesting!

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Tortellini Soup

Dinner in a Flash!

I taught myself how to cook during college - after eating every flavor of Hot Pocket that was ever made.  I remember sliding the hot pock out of the sleeve and thinking to myself, "enough is enough."  Anyway, I was learning the basic comfort foods throughout my four years and was excited to move in with my besties after graduation so that we could all cook together and share recipes.  My honorary sister, Kari, made this soup for us while living together and I have been making it consistently ever since.  It is so easy and SO GOOD! I'll always think of her when I make it and I think that's why I make it when I'm not feeling so great - instant comfort!  Keep reading to find out how to boil up this ridiculously easy crowd-pleasing soup.

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