When the weather gets cold, soup is the only way to go. Lately, I realized that rather than bread, biscuits would go better with soup. I’ve never made biscuits before, but when I saw the combo of sweet potato soup and goat cheese biscuits, I got on that. It was really convenient too as I had just gotten a bunch of sweet potatoes in my farm share. I tend to like blended soups a lot. I think the texture is tasty, though I almost always make them thicker than called for. I like a hearty soup.
Our condo is finally presentable, so we did what any logical couple did and threw a housewarming party. Unfortunately, there was so much excitement and fun at the party, I didn’t get any actual pictures of the party, so you’ll have to take my word for it. I definitely have a fun time playing hostess (though cleaning up the next morning–not so much). Even with playing hostess though, I decided to take advantage of my talented friends and make it a potluck so I wouldn’t be in the kitchen all day. I knew that there wouldn’t be enough chairs for a fussy sit down meal, so I decided to make a couple of finger foods for people to graze on the entire night. read more »