Tomato Egg Drop Soup~Simply Irresistible

Monday Night’s Soup Bowl was the Tomato Egg Drop Soup. I think it was a big hit and simply irresistible. This is a common soup in Vietnamese families, like what the  chicken soup is for Americans. It is very similar to the Chinese Egg Drop soup in that it has the ribbony chiffonlike eggs and nice…

BOOYA Bowl- Monday Night Soup

That’s right. BOOYA. Sounds frightfully Halloweenish. But not to be too terrified of the name, it’s really a hearty pork/chicken stew-soup. The word booya, I hear, evolves from the French word “bouillon.” Can I just say this takes a bit of work and you might want to take this recipe and break it up over…

Vermicelli, Meat and Tomato Soup and other Stuff-Monday Soup Bowl

Soup Bowl Night on Mondays, you never know who’s gonna show up. You can only guess. This is a non RSVP event. Word of mouth and you hope that you strike a balance of making just enough soup and not running out of soup..so you never know until it happens. Yesterday’s weather hinted that perhaps…

Monday Night Soup Bowl Underground

Monday Night Soup Bowl Underground is a way to bridge community, friends and neighbors with a bowl of soup, bread and water in our home. This will be our 4th season-starting with the Monday after Labor Day up to Thanksgiving week. This is as much a way for me to cook as it is to…

Simply Soup

I imagined all kinds of things when I was a kid. My favorite imagining was that I wanted to be a fish (Warning: this is not a fish tale). The closest I got to it was having a goldfish. Day in and day out, contained in a glass aquarium, my fish swam and ate. Some…