Monthly Archives: April 2011

Aunt Helen’s Brown Sugar Pie

Bonjour! After a week of strolling through the Louvre and binging on crepes and croissants, I’m back in good ol’ Davidson, North Carolina.  As much as I wish that I were still leisurely munching on pastries and shopping at H&M … Continue reading

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The Weir-Brownie Conundrum

So I have this problem.  I call it the Weir Brownie Conundrum.  Ever since I was a wee-tot, my mother has nurtured within me a love for her homemade York Peppermint Patty Sensational Brownies.  Since that title is a mouthful, … Continue reading

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Pie-Eating Secrets & Strawberry Galette

  While some people are into hot dog eating competitions or even weight loss competitions, I, on the other hand, consider myself a champ at the annual Fourth of July Pie Eating Competition at Pocono Lake.   Despite the fact that … Continue reading

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Food for thought…

“One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating.” — Luciano Pavarotti and William Wright, Pavarotti “The quickest way to a woman’s heart … Continue reading

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