We all know what comes after the holiday blitz of December: the gym workouts and kale smoothies of January. But before we step into our New Year’s Resolutions, there’s still New Year’s Eve and Day to celebrate. So enjoy one last chance to indulge in decadence with these delicious treats, perfect to serve with your family and friends. To watch us … Read More
We love all those Holiday parties, but who likes all the work? In our first on-location segment for Daytime Tri-Cities and Food City Fridays, out of my own kitchen, Danielle, (my oldest daughter and side kick from TLC’s Next Great Baker), and I share some time saving hints that will put the ho-ho-ho back into your Holiday celebrations. Make it … Read More
These two holiday favorites are Santa-approved and are certain to put you on the ‘nice’ list at your house this Christmas season! Pecan Tassies Yields 24 small tassies Not quite a cookie, not quite a pie, this delightful little treat is the perfect size to satisfy any holiday sweet tooth. Who needs an entire piece of pecan pie when … Read More
Want to know a secret? I’ve been saving my very best recipes for one special class, but now the secret is out and YOU can get the inside scoop, in person and hands on! Join me at ETSU for Let Them Eat Cake 2 and discover the same recipes and techniques that I’ve used on national television and as a … Read More
You want some potatoes to go with that homemade gravy? No problem! And why not add some delicious cranberry sauce and relish to your menu while you’re at it? Enjoy this video tutorial and add some yum to your Thanksgiving!
Friends don’t let friends eat gravy from a jar. Let me teach you how easy delicious gravy is to make!
Pumpkin Roll This classic recipe just screams Thanksgiving. While the baking and mixing is simple, the technique is intimidating at first, but not difficult to master. Make sure and follow the instructions and the timing carefully, or you will end up with a broken cake and/or a gooey mess. At our house, we make two each Thanksgiving: one with nuts, … Read More
Make some extra special Holiday memories this season at my latest ETSU class, Holiday Baking with Julie! Just in time for the Holidays, I’m putting together my favorite Thanksgiving and Christmas recipes — gingerbread, pumpkin rolls, pecan tassies, candy cane cookies and more — and sharing them with you. Join me at ETSU’s Foods Lab Kitchen on Mondays, November 14th, … Read More
As Halloween draws closer, Daytime is on location at Food City, featuring all sorts of holiday fun. Here’s the ideas displayed on my segment, with the youngest trick-or-treaters in mind. As you can see, there is so much you can do with veggies, sandwich cookies, candy, and even olives, to put a smile on your kids’ face, … Read More
Crepes might sound like a fancy French dish, but this versatile staple should be in every home cook’s repertoire. These thin pancakes have several wonderful qualities: 1) they’re the perfect canvas to handle a wide variety of flavors, including everything from fresh fruit to chicken; 2) crepes can be made well in advance, either kept in the refrigerator for a … Read More