Butternut Squash Soup

I made butternut squash soup today. One onion, one leek, three carrots, a hefty pinch of sea salt and another of cayenne pepper, a chicken stock cube, and of course, a butternut squash. It was very interesting to use a vegetable I had never even seen before, let alone prepared. The outside was the shade […]

Practical silences

There are some seasons in your life that are marked by practical silences. Silences where you listen, you use other people’s words to communicate, you save your word-crafting energy for survival and sanity. But sometimes you are thirsty for the times when words used to softly creep into your mind and dance around, just when […]