Brie and honey!

This week I took a quick trip with my husband to Ojai.  We were able to visit lots of interesting markets, restaurants and the ever-so-interesting Bart’s books.  We also had a visit to the spa and the local tasting room.  It was meant to be a relaxing trip and it was definitely that.  We stayed at the Su Nido Inn which happened to be steps to almost every place we wanted to go.  We actually ate at the same place for dinner two nights in a row, it was so good. Continue reading

Lane’s Chicken Noodle Soup

Earlier this week, I promised my sister Erin that I would post a couple of our favorite recipes on the blog.  Since this is a new thing we are doing together, I haven’t quite got my blogging schedule figured out yet.  Let’s just say, between having a baby that still wakes up every couple of hours, plus two other kids that have school, church, and other extra curricular activities-it can get pretty hectic around our house…Did I mention my husband caught a stomach virus this week?  Which leads me to my first recipe.  When someone is feeling under the weather at our house this is the first thing I make.  I guess I got that from my Grandmother. She was always ready to whip up some of her homemade chicken noodle soup and deliver it when we were sick.  It was the best!  Although this is not her recipe, which includes making your own stock and rolling the noodles by hand, it is quite delicious and can be ready to eat in about 45 minutes. Continue reading