Happy Birthday, Dorie!

Today I am here to wish my favorite cookbook author, Dorie Greenspan, a very Happy Birthday!  A group of us, current and former TWDers and FFWDers, banded together to create a virtual dinner party to celebrate how special she is to each of us.  We each chose a recipe from her new (and amazing!) cookbook […]

French Fridays with Dorie…Hachis Parmentier

It’s names like this that scare people off. Hachis Parmentier. What the what??  Let me clue you in…it’s Shepherd’s Pie.  And in case you are from a small town in Southwest Virginia whose mama didn’t make Shepherd’s Pie and you may as well be eating Hachis Parmentier, it’s like beefy mashed potato casserole.  That help? […]

French Fridays with Dorie…Gougeres

A couple of weeks ago, I introduced you to the new cooking group entitled French Fridays with Dorie, a group of several hundred Dorie Greenspan fans who are amped up to make our way through her new cookbook: Around My French Table.  I am so thrilled to be a part of yet another Dorie group! 

French Fridays with Dorie

I’ll admit it. Dorie Greenspan is responsible for making me the baker I am today. Now, maybe she doesn’t know this, because apart from a few Twitter conversations, an email or two, and some blogger chit chat, I’ve never met Dorie.  Never spoken to her.  But her book, Baking: From My Home to Yours, and […]