Alright I was forced into this post!! My daughter Rachel is 25 today. She starts her new career next week as a Physician's Assistant. My mom got her this very heavy iron skillet because she thinks she is the barefoot contessa!Barefoot something for sure! This is how she'd really like to use this pan... Rachel in work clothes... and in play clothes.Good luck Rachel...you pain in my.....I mean, be good!!