Split Pea Soup

When I was growing up, my mom would make Split Pea Soup every winter. Now that I’m a student with low funds and a lack of time, she’s passed on the recipe to me and it is truly one of my favorite things to make. It is so tasty, takes so little effort, is very affordable to make, and is really good for you! A lot better than pizza, anyway.

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Fish Pie

Oh you British weather you, with your fake sunshine and sudden showers.

Winter is most definitely here in England. You know when it arrives because you suddenly need a new umbrella (I swear I just bought one), but the shops are all sold out of them. Parts of campus begin to resemble a large pond. Normal shoes are no longer an option Рthey must be waterproof and at least cover your ankles. Everyone begins to resemble multi-coloured penguins in their thick coats. The temptation to fill up with warm, thick food becomes difficult to resist.

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