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 […]


Nicole Kidman’s Pasta; Or, I Need *People*

And Barbra Streisand  would tell you that makes me one of the luckiest people in the world. (Don’t miss the dreamy eyed look that Robin Williams gives her at the beginning of this song!) Gosh, she has a lovely voice. Unfortunately, I don’t think that what Barbra had in mind in that song was exactly […]


Bambi Burgers

It’s 72º outside right now in the Boonies! Can grilling season be far behind??? If you’re a vegetarian, or object to hunting in general, you might want to click away now. This post isn’t for you. I do eat meals that are vegetarian fairly often. In fact, I did so last night! So please, stop […]