A Recipe for Inspiration- Plated Stories Workshop

Hotel Diderot

If ever there were a place to become inspired, it is in France.  Artists, poets, and writers have all flocked to Paris for centuries in search of inspiration. And while Paris certainly conjures up a multitude of inspiration inducing thoughts, there is a small city in the Loire Valley along the banks of the Vienne…

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The Viking 5-ply Everyday Pan

Viking Everyday Pan-1

When you cook often, like I do, at some point you will find that your pot cupboard begins to expand. You begin collecting vessels for every type of situation- skillets, sauté pans, Dutch ovens, sauce pans, stock pots, fajita pans, comals, griddles etc. You get the point.  But, not only do you find that you…

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