Adventures in Everyday Entertaining
Yeah….it’s been that kind of week. Forget Gandalf the Grey or even Gandalf the White. I think we all need a little Gandalf the Pink this morning, complete with Hello Kitty wardrobe!
We are the type of family that eat soup all year round. However, there doesn’t seem to be anything better than a steaming, hot, delicious bowl of soup as the cold weather sets in. Pair it with a crusty French Baguette and you have the perfect meal! I’ve been working on creating a whole list of satisfying soups that I’ll be making this fall and winter, including some of our favorites like Roasted Cauliflower Soup with Tarragon and Butternut and Shallot Soup.
To further get you in the soup making mood, here are some great concoctions from some of my fellow bloggers:
As Halloween approaches and people get ready with costumes, party plans, etc. I thought it would be appropriate to share with you a very important staple in my Halloween traditions. “The Life and Death of a Pumpkin” is a dark comedic look at what pumpkins go through during Halloween time. It was created by Blame Society Productions (who also created the Chad Vader series). I had the good fortune of working with Aaron and Matt (the creators) years ago while running a non-profit arts service organization in Madison, WI. I’ve been a huge fan of this short film ever since and it’s tradition to watch it every year at Halloween.
Catch up with this week’s Green Door Hospitality posts!