Springtime Fresh Strawberry Pie

  I remember well the first time I had strawberry pie. My mother was hosting a graduation party for my brother and had made several strawberry pies. I was 10 years old, and didn’t even think I liked strawberries. They had that awful little seed/crunch factor going on. But then I tried one small bite. […]


Expensive Steak House Taste at a Fraction of the Price

  We had the best steak we’ve ever eaten in our own home the other night, the kind you hope to get when you pay the big bucks, to eat out at a steak house! The flavor was fantastic! Our steaks had the same amazing flavor and tenderness – that steak house taste – that […]


How To Make Great, Flaky Pie Crust

Anne and I were talking the other day about pie crust, as I was working on making a strawberry pie. She made an astute analogy that I want to be sure she gets the credit for. I was telling her that really, I didn’t understand why people made such a fuss about pie crust. I […]