Hap-pie pi day, friends! Hope your day has been filled with lots of pie (sweet, savory, pizza…whatever floats your boat). No shame: I had pizza for lunch and dinner, plus pie for dessert. In honor of Pi Day I have a new *delicious* recipe. But first…there’s some Nutella controversy out there, so let me startContinue reading “Nutella 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”
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”
Has anyone who says: “easy as pie” ever actually made a pie? Because if so, they’d know it’s anything but easy. It’s time consuming and messy and tiring and…absolutely delicious. But for real, a lot of recipes can be seriously hard work.
During my three years in NYC, my favorite breakfast by far was bacon, egg, and cheese on an everything bagel. It didn’t matter if it was from a neighborhood bodega or a fancy bagel shop—there’s just no match to the cheesy, salty goodness. It’s everything you want when you’re so hungover you want to dieContinue reading “Bacon, Egg, & Cheese Breakfast 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”
Break out your heart-shaped cutouts because I’ve found some of the most creative, Cupid-approved Valentine’s Day pie crust ideas.
I like to optimistically think of February as the end of winter…but this morning I had to dig my car out of a foot of snow. So basically winter is never leaving. At least February brings a few fun holidays to help us forget about the dreadful weather (aka Mardi Gras & Valentine’s Day). NothingContinue reading “Tart Cherry Pie”
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”