Simply Sophisticated Cooking | Voodoo Chicken Soup

Cure Your Blues with Voodoo Chicken Soup

It’s that time of year again. Flu season! Everywhere the hubby and I go, people are hacking and coughing. We just look at each other and cringe, figuring that it’s just a matter of time before we both are sick as well. But we do have a secret weapon. My special voodoo chicken soup! The…

Simply Sophisticated Cooking | Creamy Grits with Aged Cheddar Cheese and Spinach

Creamy Grits with Aged Cheddar Cheese and Spinach

I’m sneaking back to my Southern roots in honor of Black History Month and bringing you a recipe for Creamy Grits with Spinach and Cheese. I have to admit that I didn’t like grits growing up. Both my sister and I would just groan when mom put them on the table almost every morning for…

Recipes for One

20 Amazingly Easy-to-Make Recipes for One

It’s almost that time of year again. Valentine’s Day! The day of lovers, roses, chocolate, sex and all things decadent. I have a love-hate relationship with Valentine’s Day. While it’s nice to have a day celebrating love, like other holidays, it’s gotten so commercial, I feel the love part has gotten lost. It’s time to…