Masha's Latin vegetable soup... plus chorizo

Fuego Mundo and the meaty vegan soup

I’ve got this great soup recipe to show you. It came from a local woodfire restaurant called Fuego Mundo. I’d been there a few times before, since it’s a five-minute walk from my apartment, but I didn’t know until recently that the menu is mostly gluten free and full of veggie/vegan options. (I didn’t have any reason to know, so I’m …

Beef and Barley Stew

Barley alive

Beef and Barley Stew, and the kind-of-crazy story of my first time cooking it.

Martha Stewart’s Friend’s Thai Chicken Soup

One day at the gym last year, I forgot my headphones and got stuck on the elliptical machine with nothing but the YMCA’s slim collection of discarded magazines to entertain me. I had two hundred parenting magazines and a Martha Stewart Living to choose from. So. First, Martha taught me about tomato gardening. It’s not a particular interest of mine …