Potage au Cresson – Watercress Soup

The entire world was a lovely, snowy place today.  We were ankle-deep in beautiful, clean, white snow!  Children either didn’t come to school or they left early and teachers looked forward to getting away early and no school tomorrow!  We had a game of dodgeball for p.e. and some of the boys (and a couple…

Oeufs sur le Plat- Oeufs Miroir (Pipérade)

I love eggs.  They may not be the fanciest of foods but they are an excellent source of protein (and fat if you don’t watch out)!  I also have found in recent years the invaluability of a strong breakfast.  It is Saturday morning and my day to get caught up on things that I never…

Potage Parmentier

Tonight was my first experiment with Julia Child.  I enjoy cooking and I had a major burn today with Jillian Michaels’ Banish Fat, Boost Metabolism, so I decided to treat myself to some French cooking.  I miss the days when I lived thisclose to a La Madeleine and could go drink vigorous cafe au laits and…