All posts by Catherine Hall

Catherine Hall

About Catherine Hall

Catherine lives in Bangor, Maine with her family. She gained her appreciation for food and cooking from her grandmother and learned most of her technical knowledge from watching the Food Network. When not in the kitchen, Catherine can be found outdoors attempting to grow vegetables (not always successfully), practicing yoga, and taking Capoeira classes in downtown Bangor. Catherine can also be found walking around town with her Guiding Eyes guide dog, Caleb.

Banish the Hangry Beast

A dog with a sign hanging from its nose that says "Surrender thy Treasure".

Have you ever been going about your business, slipping further and further into a bad mood, until you’re ready to bite someone’s head off for daring to speak to you?  This is what I think of when someone tells me they get “hangry” — that horrible feeling of being so hungry that you’re angry, too. […]

Halloween Fun

A lone pumpkin next to a pumpkin sign in a field.

In just a few days, kids will be roaming the streets in costumes looking for free candy.  That’s right, Halloween is coming!  I don’t know about you, but I love Halloween.  It’s so much fun to see all the costumes and decorations.  Unfortunately, Halloween also has a reputation for being a very sugary, high calorie […]

Apples to Applesauce

Applesauce in a bowl with a spoon, ready to eat.

Apple picking season is fully upon us, and that can mean only one thing.  It’s time for apple everything.  People will be making apple pies, apple cakes, apple muffins, apple crisp — you get the idea.  Most of the apples I get this time of year, though, aren’t so good for baking.  Macintosh, Empire, and […]