Three Ways with Cranberries

Three Ways with Fresh Cranberries

Details are what make a good party great but if you don’t have time for all those time-consuming Martha Stewart-esque projects, I have three ways to use fresh cranberries to up the cheer factor at […]

Green bean casserole from scratch

Green Bean Casserole from Scratch

This recipe is excerpted from my e-book “I Can’t Even With Pumpkin Spice: 21 Recipes Celebrating the Real Flavors of Fall.” Order it here!  Green bean casserole — you know the one with the canned […]

Perfect tart dough

Tips for Perfect Tart Dough

In my years as a cooking instructor I’ve learned that dough is a four-letter word for many cooks. It’s sensitive – overwork it and it bakes up tough and dry – and fragile – how […]


Time-Saving Smoothie Prep Tips

Today I’m sharing time-saving smoothie prep tips to make prepping your fruit and vegetable smoothies a breeze. Smoothies are a great way to get in a healthy breakfast or snack on the go. They’re nutrient […]

Slow cooker food safety tips
Food Safety

Five Slow Cooker Food Safety Tips

Keeping your kitchen safe should be your top priority, especially when you’re using your slow cooker. Here are five tips to help keep your slow cooker meals safe. Slow Cooker Food Safety Tips 1. Remove […]