Smokey Thai Shrimp Soup

Don’t shoot the messenger, or the cook as the case may be, because this isn’t “authentic” Thai food. Face it, I’m American/Canadian and I take liberties with all ethnic food if I want to. It’s my right as a cook. When I post a recipe, being told “it’s not authentic” really just annoys me, because…

Low Fat (no cream) Tomato Basil Soup

I love, love, love tomato basil soup, but it is soooo unhealthy with lots of cream and sometimes added sugars and thickeners, so running across this recipe was awesome. I made it tonight, and it’s yummy! No cream needed, though because I followed the recipe exactly, I wound up adding just 4 drops of liquid…