Blueberry Galette

   Blueberries are showcased atop an all-butter pastry made with toasted pecans and cinnamon making this easy galette recipe a standout.   A galette is one of the most humble desserts you can make, however the grand impression it leaves is anything but modest. Its irregular shape and rustic charm also lands it in the […]

Fresh Cherry Pie

Steel Mandolines Their bond is strong―a group of gals who’ll hold each other up without hesitation, display kindness of heart, laugh, and cry, all within a tweet, post or group text. Though no serious crisis has tested this sorority to date, I have no doubt if one were to befall upon tribulation, plane tickets would […]

Wood-Fired Pizza with Dana Commandatore

L to R: Michelangelo, Michael and Dana Today’s mail delivery brought a pleasant surprise?a missive which left me feeling jubilant like a child who receives their first-ever letter. I heard from my lovely friend Dana Commandatore of Los Angeles. An East coast native, her Italian heritage has roots in Naples and Sicily, but this all-American […]