Lisa’s Autumn Squash Soup

Don’t you love Panera’s Autumn Squash Soup?  We’ve got the perfect copycat recipe you can make easily at home!

1 Butternut Squash
1 small Onion
2 tbsp Olive Oil
15 oz Pumpkin Puree
2 cup Vegetable Broth
1 1/2 cup Apple Cider
1 1/2 cup Heavy Cream
2 tbsp Honey
1/4 tsp Curry Powder
1/2 tsp Cinnamon
2 tsp Salt
1/2 tsp Black Pepper
Pumpkin Seeds (for garnish)

Preheat oven to 450.
Peel and seed squash and cut into chunks.
Peel and quarter onion
Toss squash and onion in olive oil and salt and pepper to taste.
Cook for 20 minutes.
Allow to cool at least 10 minutes.
Puree in blender or food processor.
In a large sauce pan, combine squash puree, pumpkin puree, vegetable broth, apple cider and cream.
Bring to a low boil over medium heat.
Add honey and spices and simmer for 10 minutes.
Garnish with pumpkin seeds.

(adapted from CincyShopper)


Dress Codes and #PassTheSkirt

Dress Codes and #PassTheSkirt

Students at Parkview High School in Little Rock started #PassTheSkirt in response to dress code enforcement.  We asked the question: What do you think about dress codes for students?