A Trio of Soups

trio of soups

  My college-aged children arrive home for the holidays like most people’s: mere shadows of themselves, survivors of the semester, starving for mom’s cooking.   I am all too ready to comply as I’ve been in the seasonal spirit for weeks.  The French build up to the holidays with lovely dinners beginning in early December, […]


I was driving down a familiar country road on Friday, after a visit to one of the high schools my daughter is considering. I say familiar, because I drove my son down that road daily during his high school years, reveling (yes, reveling), in the small, stone villages, the brick farmhouses, the expanses of waving […]