2013 in Review

The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2013 annual report for this blog. Here’s an excerpt: The concert hall at the Sydney Opera House holds 2,700 people. This blog was viewed about 11,000 times in 2013. If it were a concert at Sydney Opera House, it would take about 4 sold-out performances for that many … More 2013 in Review

The 30 Minute Soup

We went to a local gluten-free restaurant the other night that we really want to like. Unfortunately, they just don’t always hit the mark and this time was no exception. They had a pumpkin soup that sounded great. However, it arrived looking very much like dark brown baby food. It wasn’t horrible, but it wasn’t … More The 30 Minute Soup

Gazpacho with Olives

I’ve been wanting to make gazpacho, not only because I have an abundance of tomatoes, but I’ve also never made it before. The night before I pulsed some salsa and with the water content of the fresh tomatoes, a few more pulses could have made soup. So after consulting a few recipes, I decided to … More Gazpacho with Olives