Broccoli Cheddar Soup

I’m always looking for way to make some of my restaurant favorites at home because I honestly believe that certain foods just taste better when made at home, using my seasoned pots and spice blends. The first time I had broccoli cheddar soup was at Panera Brea, of course, and I would go there a … Continue Reading

Spicy Black Bean Chicken & Shrimp Stew

A few years ago my sister made a spicy black bean chicken dish and I distinctly remember inviting myself over every time she made it 🙂 It was delicious and the memory of the savory spices and tender chicken really inspired me in the kitchen last week. I’ll start by saying this, I apologize for … Continue Reading

Best Zuppa Toscana Soup (Olive Garden Copy Cat)

The temperature is dropping, pumpkin spice everything has taken over, and all of my favorite stores are stocked with patent leather booties, and heavy cardigans. You know what that means! Fall is finally here and I figured the best way to kick off the season is with my…I mean EVERYONE’S favorite fall special; Olive Garden’s … Continue Reading