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Top 15 Chocolate Pie Recipes

  I’ve learned a thing or two about what you like since I joined Pinterest. You like heathy food, football food, chocolate food and pie food. Today, I’m focusing on those last two, they’re the most fun anyway. If you fancy yourself a bit of a Pinterest junkie and need a new fix, you might […]

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Caramel Apple Galette with Champagne Whipped Cream

  I made three Galettes in the past week. This one, one I’m working for the cookbook I’m writing and a small caramelized onion and cheddar one that got devoured. These are like a secret weapon, in a way. The crust (which you absolutely MUST be made from scratch) is one of my favorite recipes […]

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Deep Dish Apple Streusel Pie

  This was the big winner at Thanksgiving. It was the first to be devoured, even before the impromptu poker game ended. And, I’m not gonna lie, having every guest who ate it say, “Oh my GOD. This is so good” is really awesome. When you are trying (fairly desperately) to wedge your way into […]

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Cherry Peach Tart With Coconut Cointreau Whipped Cream (Vegan)

Julia Child would have turned 100 today. She’s an inspiration, not just for those of us who cook, but for anyone who is sitting in an unfulfilling life wondering how then ended up where they did. Anyone who thinks they are “too old” to start a new path. Julia didn’t start cooking until she was […]

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Nation Pie Day Lemon Pie With Animal Cracker Crust

Nation Pie Day Lemon Pie With Animal Cracker Crust

A Deep Dish Lemon Pie with an Animal Cracker Crust for National Pie Day, plus the secrets to the making the perfect animal (or graham) cracker crust.

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Easy Homemade Chocolate Raspberry Mousse pie

Easy Homemade Chocolate Raspberry Mousse pie

A beautiful Chocolate Raspberry Mousse pie, that is easy and delicious. Includes a two ingredient chocolate mousse that is sure to be a hit.

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How To Use Thanksgiving Leftovers: Candied Yam Empanadas

How To Use Thanksgiving Leftovers: Candied Yam Empanadas

Thanksgiving is the perfect holiday because gratefulness is such an underrated personality trait. I wish people admired that quality in others like they admire shoes and jewelry and waist size. “She is SO grateful! I wish I had that.”  We should start the day that like. Before we ever get out of bed, list the […]

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Top Five Best Classic Pies: Reinvented

Top Five Best Classic Pies: Reinvented

  A pie post for you. I feel a little guilty about this, even though I know this is super valuable information if you were, in fact, the person who was chosen to bring the pie this year. Usually, I spend all weekend cooking, baking and photographing to present to you 3 solid posts each […]

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Pecan Pie French Toast

Pecan Pie French Toast

I’ve already told you all about my deep love for weekend breakfasts. But maybe I haven’t told you why. I have this amazing husband, that I sometimes think loves me more that I deserve. And I always worry that I’m going to fall off this pedestal he’s placed me on. And I have this daughter […]

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Party Food: Mini Galettes {Strawberry Brie & Bacon Goat Cheese}

Party Food: Mini Galettes {Strawberry Brie & Bacon Goat Cheese}

The requirements for party food are pretty simple, but hard and fast. Yummy Must travel well Must have the ability to sit at room temperature for extended periods of time Bonus if it evokes this sentence from at least one other party goer: “Can I get that recipe from you?” Mini galettes also have the […]

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