Aug. 15: National Lemon Meringue Pie Day

Today we in the U.S. celebrate National Lemon Meringue Pie Day! Lemon meringue happens to be one of my favorite pies. It’s the perfect pie for a hot summer day. I may have mentioned before that when I was young, I wasn’t a big fan of fruit – or pies, for that matter. And I…

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Hi, welcome to my blog and let’s chew the cud for a while. Food has always been my passion and it’s ironic because I have a lot of dietary restrictions. However, I don’t let that get in the way of my love of food. My mom had a successful restaurant. I grew up in a large family that loved to eat. The dining table is where we congregated and ate our fill, exchange stories, laugh at jokes, got scolded. From a young age I had always been enthralled by cooking shows and I would spend Saturday mornings watching them instead of cartoons. I could watch cartoons any day anyway.