This Curried Thai Coconut Ramen with Shrimp is zesty and spicy with a protein boost from the shrimp and whole-grain, gluten-free noodles. A bone-warming soup recipe that comes together in 40 minutes.
When I decided to bring back Souper Sunday, a part of me was worried that my new life in California wouldn’t be as abundant in soup as it was when we were living in Toronto.
I’m a warm weather girl, through and through, but spent 27 years living on the East Coast before realizing that every year I deal with the worst seasonal depression from the cold winter weather. So in 2016 I vowed it would be our last and we took the plunge and moved to California.
What I didn’t realize was that we had quite literally taken a plunge into the biggest rain puddle I could have possibly imagined. I mean California is in a drought, right? WRONG. California was in a drought…until we moved here.
Over the years I’ve heard from so many of you about how THM has helped you feel a little less alone, get creative in the kitchen and transform our society’s very narrow definition of health. And while these things completely fill me with joy, what you don’t know is that I needed this place more than you. As dramatic as it may sound, THM saved me.
As my recent podcast guest Natasha Adamo shared, “you don’t need to be healed to help others” and this statement could not be more true. While I’m certainly not healed, sharing my journey on the internet has made me better. To know I’m helping you is just icing on the cake.
I know I’m on a very long journey and certainly have plenty to work on, but I’m no longer that scared, self-conscious and completely lost 23 year old that was living in my “basement apartment”. I’ve found purpose in my day-to-day life and in the process, also found myself.