More articles about pies

Quick Fixes for Thanksgiving Dinner Disasters

If it’s your turn to whip up a Thanksgiving feast for the family this year, chances are you might be feeling a little anxious. Will the turkey turn out dry? Will the mashed potatoes have lumps? Will the pie come out cracked? If these are thoughts racing through your mind, then let us put you at ease. For every disaster... CONTINUE READING 2

5 Fall Pies Ready For Your Thanksgiving Table

Turkey? Check? The fixings? Check. Cocktails? Got ‘em. What could be missing? Duh, the pie! Thanksgiving dinner simply isn’t complete without a yum-filled pie and we’ve got not one but five of them. Filled with fall goodness like caramel apples, cranberries, pumpkins, pomegranates and maybe a shot or two of bourbon (oh come on, it’s the holidays!), you definitely won’t... CONTINUE READING 12

Healthy Twists on Bad-For-You Sweets

It’s hard to give up on those deliciously fattening desserts altogether if you’re looking to drop a couple of lbs before bikini season. So, don’t just quit cold turkey! You can still satisfy that sweet tooth with low-fat treats that taste just like the real deal. Forget that whole "half the calories is half the taste" spiel—these treats are so... CONTINUE READING 14

Oscar Party Menu Ideas

Since the Oscars are all about acknowledging the most creative movies, forget your standard chips 'n' dip fare while you watch. This year, create some award-winning eats to serve up while you watch the stars receive their statues. Best part is, all of Celebrations six recipes are based on Oscar-nominated films. Dig into small plates like a Moneyball-inspired Award Winning Spinach... CONTINUE READING 6

Heart-Shaped Sweets to Show Love for Valentine's Day

On a super-teeny budget for Valentine’s Day this year and don’t know what to gift your beau? Or, don’t have a guy but do have a million people in your life who could use a token of appreciation? Edible treats are a cost-effective way to show your love on February 14th. My recipe picks run the gamut and—bonus!—they’re all heart-shaped... CONTINUE READING 9

10 Bite-Sized Holiday Appetizers

Happy 10th birthday to Shecky’s! In honor of the awesome party attitude that goes along with a b-day and our love for Fridays, we’re bringing you a TOP 10 AT 10AM every Friday. Chances are you’re throwing some sort of holiday shindig or you’ll need to bring a li’l somethin’ somethin’ to the next soiree you’re invited to. Forget schlepping around with schloppy dips... CONTINUE READING 5

Maple Pecan Tart with Dried Cherries

Thanksgiving is TOMORROW! Still need a stellar seasonal dessert to grace the table? Pass up the usual pecan pie recipes for this Maple Pecan Tart with Dried Cherries. It includes the usual pecans but offsets 'em with cherries, maple syrup, cinnamon and other flavors. Bake this up and have a happy Thanksgiving from all of us here at Shecky's! Ingredients: For the... CONTINUE READING 4

Totally Indulgent Thanksgiving Pie Recipes

T-Day means giving thanks to all of the fabulous things in life—that includes tantalizing treats that are usually off-limits. On Thursday it’s okay to eat all you want during dinner and dessert and by tradition there’s always a surplus of delish pies on the table. I've found the richest recipes worthy of your one-day-only indulgence. Calories hardly count on Thanksgiving,... CONTINUE READING 8

Not Your Grandma's Thanksgiving Decor

You may go over the river and through the woods to see her every year (thank goodness for four-wheel drive), but why are grandma’s Thanksgiving decorations so fugly? Replace outdated turkey salt-and-pepper shakers, pilgrim figurines and ugly autumnal wreaths with these mod T-Day decorations. Plus, they’re reusable for years to come! -Cait Rohan Add a little turkey to any entranceway by lighting... CONTINUE READING 8

Peanut Butter All Day Long

Whether you prefer crunchy or smooth, peanut butter is one unstoppable American staple. From PB&J to Reese’s Peanut Butter Cups, I just can’t get enough! And with November being National Peanut Butter Lovers Month, I’ve been laying it on extra thick recently. So to spread the love for this salty ‘n’ sweet treat, I’ve found recipes for every meal and... CONTINUE READING 9