Tuesday, September 27, 2011

A few fun finds...

First of all, before I forget, go enter this week's giveaway !  One lucky reader will win one of Fabric & Handle's brand new Tote Bags!  Lucky!

Now, on to the good stuff....

Favorite recipe of the week:  Pioneer Woman's Italian Chicken Soup

                             Source: thepioneerwoman.com via jennifer on Pinterest


This recipe makes enough to feed an army {seriously, we were centimeters away from a big mess....make sure you have a BIG stockpot.}, and it's perfect for the colder months.  Good old fashioned comfort food.

Favorite new cocktail:  Caipirinha
Our neighbor makes these, and they are the best!  Anything with limes and rum {in this case Cachaca} is alright with me.  I'd never heard of a caipirinha until they moved in, but apparently it's the national cocktail of Brazil.  


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Okay, I know it says "a few" fun finds...but I think that's all I've got!  I mean, I've been searching around for something else to share, but that kinda defeats the purpose right?  I mean, if I'm just posting something to be posting it, what good is that?  


In other news, Jon and I went for a run last night....together.  I don't think that's ever happened before.  It was kinda sad too.  For being a former marathoner and a former half-marathoner, we were sucking wind pretty bad.  But hey, at least we were fighting through the misery together, and without getting in a fight!  We're  I'm notorious for picking a fight during exercise.  Poor Jon.


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I am linking up to Yes, Teacher's Tickle me Tuesday post. Hop over and check out the other great finds!




9 comments:

  1. That soup recipe looks amazing! Perfect for this time of year too!

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  2. I made that soup a little while ago... sooo good! You're right about having a nice big pot though. It is misleading as you are making it. :P

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  3. I have an actual army so I can bet thaqt soup wouldn't last long here! Looks delicious!

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  4. That soup looks SO delicious! I may have to try that when it gets cold enough in Texas :)

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  5. MMMMM that drink makes me think of my honeymoon and the yummy rum and lime drink we had while we were there. I don't remember the name but it was TASTY!

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  6. Yum! I love soup in the fall! And thanks for the awesome giveaway!

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  7. Caipirinha's are awesome!! We started making them after we saw them in an episode of Anthony Bourdain. My favorite is with Leblon and then a little grapefruit juice to top it off...perfect lazy afternoon drink! ;-)

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  8. Oh man I am soooo hungry now looking at those images, well I was hungry earlier now I'm just really hungry lol.

    I posted your giveaway on my sidebar btw! Hope you don't mind!

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