“I think every woman should have a blowtorch.”

- Julia Child -
Quick and Easy Dill Pickles

Quick and Easy Dill Pickles

I’ve always been a huge fan of pickles, and you can make quick and easy dill pickles yourself in about 10 minutes of prep time. I…

The Perfect Chicken Pot Pie

The Perfect Chicken Pot Pie

Making the perfect chicken pot pie is not difficult, but it isn’t exactly a piece of cake either (sorry for the bad pun). This recipe is…

Pie Crust in a Minute!

Pie Crust in a Minute!

It’s easy to make pie crust in a minute…all you need is a food processor, some flour, butter, salt and ice water. No need to…

“I drink it when I’m happy and when I’m sad. Sometimes I drink it when I’m alone. When I have company, I consider it obligatory. I trifle with it when I’m not hungry and drink it when I am. Otherwise, I never touch it. Unless I’m thirsty.”

- Lily Bollinger on Champagne -

To make a good salad is to be a brilliant diplomatist – the problem is entirely the same in both cases. To know exactly how much oil one must put with one’s vinegar.

- Oscar Wilde -