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Ingredient: Garlic, Finely Chopped

Zuppa Toscana Recipe

I’ve always loved going to the Olive Garden. It’s the perfect place to take the family. It has a kid friendly environment and, even better,  kid friendly food so they’re happy too. Plus, there’s a great selection of pastas, so hubby’s happy. Then, factor in all the delicious soups, bread sticks and the fact that I can get a decent glass of wine, I’m happy!!! Everyone always gets to order something they love. Pasta, soup, salad and ohhhh the bread sticks! But my all time favorite thing on the whole menu has to be the Zuppa Toscana. Who doesn’t absolutely love...

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My Favorite Tortilla Soup

Tortilla Soup is something I always, ALWAYS crave!  Warm chickeny broth with a hint of lime……lots of chicken…….chunks of avocado……and crunchy tortilla strips! As Ina always says, what’s not to LOVE?  This is “the recipe” I go to year round when I’m craving that wonderful comfort food. In fact, Spring and Summer are the times I most crave this soup. It’s funny, most people think that Southern California is always sunny and warm, but ironically, when the rest of Southern California heats up, the beach cities get pretty cool.  O.K. sooooooo……let’s be clear…..I’m NOT complaining AT ALL! It’s nothing like...

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