This week, the mercury in the thermometer is bottoming out.
Meteorologists aren’t predicting a daily high temperature of more than 40 degrees in this portion of the Piedmont.
And during Carolina cold snaps like this one, nothing beats a pair of thick wool socks and a piping hot bowl of soup.
Homemade soups not only soothe the soul, they also ease the pocketbook.
Recent studies show that one of the way American consumers have responded to hard economic times is by altering their eating habits, which includes eating at home more.