Perfect Mashed Potatoes Recipe

perfect thanksgiving mashed potatoes | pamela salzman

A few years ago, I asked my husband if I could make cauliflower mashed potatoes for Thanksgiving instead of the "real" kind.  "I think you're taking this healthy food thing too far," was his response.  Really?  "Who cares about mashed potatoes?" is what I thought.  For someone who loves planning and ...

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Pumpkin Bread Pudding with Apple Caramel Sauce Recipe

pumpkin bread pudding with apple caramel sauce | pamela salzman

Have you been waiting for that one Thanksgiving recipe that is going to knock your socks off?  The one for which you would change your menu?  That makes you say, "that's it!"  Here it is.  This has been my absolute favorite Thanksgiving dessert of all time.  I don't make it every year because I also ...

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Healthy Green Bean Casserole Recipe

healthy green bean casserole | pamela salzman

I was talking to a few ladies in my class this week about the Thanksgiving meals we remember from our childhoods and how they have evolved, if at all.  We celebrated with my mother's family some years and with my father's family other years.  Even though my mother's family is Italian-American, their ...

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The Best Butternut Squash Soup Recipe

the best butternut squash soup | pamela salzman

I had such a lovely weekend visiting my older daughter at college. I was sitting with my husband and all three of the kids talking about Thanksgiving. You all know how much I adore planning this holiday and having a full house all day long. My favorite part is when the kids help me in the kitchen, ...

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arugula salad with persimmons, beets and burrata

arugula salad with persimmons, golden beets and burrata | pamela salzman

I have a bad habit in my classes of demonstrating a recipe and then going on and on about all the ways to tweak it.  It's one of my favorite dorky cooking things to do.  I'll say, " … and then you can sub avocados for the cheese for a different twist.  And if you use avocado, toasted pumpkin seeds ...

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Whole Grain and Almond Pulp Apple Quick Bread Recipe

whole grain apple quick bread with almond pulp | pamela salzman

I know not all of you are making your own almond milk and therefore aren't desperate for almond pulp recipes.  But believe it or not, it's one of the most common SOS's I receive in my email inbox.  "More uses for almond pulp, please!"  "I have a freezer full -- HELP!"  Believe me, I'm in the same ...

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