Cooking for Comfort

Sue's Simple French Onion Soup

Tonight, I made homemade French onion soup for the first time, and I gotta say, it was fabulous.

While I love French onion soup, I so rarely order it out — if anything, I’ll take a taste of my husband’s; it’s just simply too rich for me to have a whole bowl of on my own.

And while I’d heard it was easy to make, I’d never done it — til now.

Today was one of those cold, dreary, drizzly Michigan days where you just didn’t want to leave the house, and soup sounded like a perfect meal.

I knew my mom, dad and sister were making French onion soup back home in New Jersey, and I was already feeling pretty homesick and sad about us not all being together for the holiday. Continue reading “Cooking for Comfort”