It’s nearly winter. To me, this means soup several times a week. I love warm soup for dinner on a cold day. One of my favorite moments of winter is standing in my kitchen, chopping vegetables, having soup simmering on the stove, warm bread in the oven, and Christmas music playing in the background. Did I say Christmas? Yes! Can you believe it is already on the radio? With a husband like mine (Mr. Griswald himself!), we listen to it for nearly 2 months straight 😉
There are not many magical moments here at our house with five young and crazy kids, life busy as ever, but when we all sit down to a warm bowl of soup and homemade bread, life just seems to be good. It’s not perfect, but moments like that make me grateful for good food to eat, beautiful children, a warm home, a job to provide for our family and for this holiday season where family and friends seem to be more precious than ever. If you need a soup to warm your heart & soul this time of year, this soup is hearty, creamy, spicy and totally fabulous!! You will love every last bite, and soak up the juices with some homemade bread. Life is good, isn’t it?