Food Buddy Valastro Joined Rachael Ray To Talk About His Injury Recovery And 5th Hand Surgery
Let Rachael Ray's Eggplant Stacks Prove There Is No Such Thing as Too Much Flavor
OK, we might be more than halfway through January, but our love of comfort food isn’t going anywhere anytime soon. We’re still living for soul-satisfying dishes that leave us feeling warm inside. We’re always on the hunt for new recipes that will replicate this feeling at the dinner table (and will give moms brownie points), which is why when we found Rachael Ray’s incredible eggplant stacks, we were thrilled. Whether you’ve been feeling the jitters of a new year commencing or you simply are in need of a new recipe to add to your meal rotation, we have a feeling this will be one for the books.
It's been eight months since singlesuffered a hand injury after a freak accident while bowling at home. He's been sharing his road to recovery ever since and recently appeared on the to give an update following his fifth surgery.
"I'm feeling good, my hand is coming along," he told Rachael:"I had my fifth surgery about a month ago and it was a huge success because now I definitely have a lot more of my mobility back. I can make a whole fist, I can make all my fingers straight."
Back in September, the expert baker shared a photo on his Instagram account with a cast on his dominant right hand. At the time, a representative for Buddy explained to PEOPLE how the injury occurred. While, Buddy was"trying to release the bowling pin from the cage mechanism" when his right hand became"lodged and compressed inside the unit."
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The injury led to a hospital stay and several surgeries, but Buddy explained to Rachael that at this point he has about 75 percent of his mobility back. He is still going to physical therapy and has adjusted some of his cake decorating processes to be simpler.
In the clip from Rachael's show, he demonstrated a simple piping technique that makes a wavy icing design and a finished product that looks like a bed of flowers on top of a cake, which Buddy pointed out is perfect for. You can watch the full clip to learn how to decorate your own cake .
Mike 'The Situation' Sorrentino, Lauren welcome baby boy Romeo to the world .
Mike Sorrentino welcomed a baby with his wife Lauren on Wednesday. Romeo Reign Sorrentino weighs 6 lbs., 8 oz. and is 19 inches long.He's with mom and dad, Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and Lauren Sorrentino of “Jersey Shore Family Vacation.” Romeo Reign Sorrentino was born Wednesday, weighing 6 lbs., 8 oz. and 19 inches long, according to MTV.