Welcome to the weekend, my associates! I’m curled up on the sofa at my sister’s cabin this morning as I ship this e-mail. The snowy view out the window is making me very grateful for indoor heating, fuzzy heat socks, and comfortable blankets.
ON THE BLOGS THIS WEEK: With a velvety broth loaded with the goodness of corn, potatoes, and bell peppers, this tacky, Creamy Vegetable Soup is one heck of a hearty meal.
Hearty noodles function the proper backdrop for barely candy cabbage and savory bacon on this easy Cabbage Spaghetti. That is SO good, I ate it three days in a row. After which, I made it once more.
The sweetness of caramelized onions offers conventional hummus a rare improve with this Caramelized Onion Hummus.
There’s loads of spicy kick on this easy-to-make Canned Tomato Salsa. It simply might need you saying goodbye to store-bought varieties without end. (And nobody is extra shocked that I’m writing that than I’m!)
Loaded with pecan items and loads of coconut taste, these Coconut Pecan Cookies are completely chewy with simply the correct amount of crunch.
These Cranberry Orange Oatmeal Cookies are mushy, chewy cookies full of tart cranberries and infused with candy oranges and aromatic cardamom.
Contemporary Lemon Sorbet is a light and refreshing treat that is a terrific addition to any meal. At first look, a scoop of sorbet is unlikely to seize your consideration and impress. Nonetheless, at first style, you’re sure to be gained over instantly.
What I’m CRAVING: There aren’t many cookies that I crave the way in which I crave my good friend Christi’s Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies. In the event you love chocolate and peanut butter, these cookies are actually pretty much as good as that mixture will get. I have to make one other batch quickly. They’re FANTASTIC.
My FAVORITE THING this week is that this travel toiletry bag. The inside is waterproof, so it wipes clear simply. The compartments are so effectively thought out that after utilizing it for nearly 3 years now, I’ve no complaints in any respect. I prefer it much more now than I did once I first began utilizing it. And it will get bonus factors for the hook that lets you dangle it on a towel rack or hook for tremendous easy accessibility to all the things.
What I’m READING: The Midnight Library by Matt Haig. This was a unique form of learn for me and it took me fairly some time to get into it. A number of individuals really helpful this e book, so I wished to get by means of it. But when I’m being trustworthy, I used to be effectively over midway by means of this e book earlier than it stopped annoying me.
Usually, that will be sufficient to stop me from recommending it right here. HOWEVER, the ending of this e book is so significantly better than the start. I discovered that I didn’t need to set the e book down by the point the tip was in sight. It’s an fascinating story and the ending is heartwarming. I’m glad I learn it.
What I’m LISTENING to: Hymns That Are Important To Us by Joey & Rory. In the event you get pleasure from conventional Christian hymns, you’re prone to love this album. This duo is a more moderen one for me and I’ve actually been having fun with their music. Whereas their story is unhappy, their love for one another and for the Lord comes by means of clearly of their music.
“‘Love the Lord your God with all of your coronary heart and with all of your soul and with all of your power and with all of your thoughts; and Love your neighbor as your self.” Luke 10:27 NIV
Wishing you a stunning week stuffed with little issues that make you smile!