St. Patrick’s Day Mint Pie

As a kid I looked forward to St. Patrick’s Day solely for the McDonald’s mint shamrock shakes. I’m a fan all things mint—mojitos, thin mints, this pie… The problem was…shamrock shakes aren’t sold at every McDonald’s. So it was essentially a month long scavenger hunt. With no clues. 🤷‍♀️ But because people are lazy there’s anContinue reading “St. Patrick’s Day Mint Pie”

7 “Pi Day” Hot Spots in Chicago

This is not a drill…Pi Day (aka the best day of the year) is one week away. I’m counting down these next seven days with seven Chicago hot spots for Pi Day. If you live under a rock don’t know what Pi Day is: it comes around on March 14th every year. 3.14…March 14th…get it? SpeakingContinue reading “7 “Pi Day” Hot Spots in Chicago”

Dark Chocolate Raspberry Pie

Just because Valentine’s Day is over, doesn’t mean I’m going to stop eating chocolate. If anything, I’m going to go to the store and get more right now. It’s on sale. You can’t say no to a good sale. Last week I bought sandals solely because I had a coupon. It’s 30 degrees outside. IContinue reading “Dark Chocolate Raspberry Pie”

Chocolate Banana Cream Pie

It’s almost February which means both Valentine’s & GALentine’s Day. Aka chocolate season. Aka it’s time to throw a bunch of chocolate into some pies (see: chocolate pie crust). We all know Banana Cream Pie is delicious—definitely in my top 5 favs. So naturally a Chocolate Banana Cream Pie is right up my alley. You can’tContinue reading “Chocolate Banana Cream Pie”

Chocolate Pie Crust

Happy National Pie Day! It’s the perfect excuse to eat pie for dinner so I hope you’re celebrating accordingly. But can we talk about pie crust for a hot second? We all know that a buttery, flaky crust is the secret to a perfect life pie. It’s the unsung hero if you will. Now letContinue reading “Chocolate Pie Crust”