Upside Down Caramel Apple Pie

Upside Down Caramel Apple Pie
  Pie and I have a long history together.  When I met my husband he was totally obsessed with “American round pies.” (Did you know pies aren’t round in every corner of the world?)  Fueled by hollywood pie references he plotted to taste every pie imaginable while in the U.S.  Once he returned home every ...

Big Salad 1

Big Salad
Hey remember Elaine from Seinfeld? Throughout that iconic show she always ordered the “Big Salad.”  I have no idea what her big salad entailed, but this week, filled with jet lag and recovering from vacation over-indulgence; I saw this blog post and then a big salad is all I could think about! Of course I’m ...

All Beet Up

All Beet Up
So you don’t like beets huh? Betcha you do. Yeah that’s right I’m being totally antagonistic and daring you to try them.  Why am I so sure you ask? Because roasted anything is delicious and WAAAAAAAY better than the yucky ones in cans everybody is traumatized about.  Whenever I teach beets in a cooking class ...