Basement of Butternut

squash soup 005

In my mothers basement I found a plethora of butternut squash just waiting to be eaten. Weird right? "Hey mom, you know there's a bucket full of squash next to the dryer right?!" It was strange, however, I took advantage of my mothers green thumb. I took a few home to make my first batch of Squash Soup [printable version here]. This is the simplest thing I've ever made, and one of the most delicious, hot OR cold. Hellllo! Can you say kick butt? There's nothing I love more [extreme exaggeration] than being able to eat something straight outta the fridge, partly because I'm a bit iffy about microwaves, and partly [mostly, I think] I hate unnecessary dishes. So here I am with a butternut … [Read more...]