Category Archives: PIES

I made something quite delicious today. It was a battle . . . and I lost. My head was telling me “NO” . . . don’t you do it. That little monkey on my shoulder won! These flaky little Apple Pies are mini’s, so you can eat one or two. You will need to give […]

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Are you ready to heat up the kitchen? I am. Ready  . . . Set . . . Go! These delicious rolls are my favorite, but below is a list of our family favorites for the big feast.  If you need any help, or you’re looking for certain recipes just ask. You can either leave […]

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Oh what do you do in the Summertime, when all the world is green. Do you fish in a stream or lazily dream, on the banks as the clouds go by? Is that what you do . . . HECK NO! I pick Raspberries for hours upon end, as well as peas, beans and countless […]

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I sure hope you all had a perfect Mothers Day. You are going to be excited that you stopped by today! Really . . . you are. You get the recipe for this amazing Tart and also a great surprise. I have a great GIVEAWAY for you! This giveaway is now closed. The wonderful boutique […]

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I did it. Something I’ve wanted to try my hand at . . .  for quite a while now. My first try wasn’t perfect, but they are presentable and quite delicious. These would be the perfect Valentines Day Gift! MACARONS   If you blog hop at all, then you know that everyone is talking Macarons. I’ve never […]

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Lately . . . I seem to mini-ize everything. I’m just sure that’s not a real word, but it seems to fit. It’s “two bites” of heaven. If you have a big mouth . . . then you get “one bite” of heaven!   I couldn’t resist taking a bite myself. Well . . . two bites […]

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I’ve jumped the gun a bit on pie baking . . . and eating! Today, my kitchen smelled like heaven. See. Normally . . . I don’t start baking pies until Wednesday, but this year things might be mixed up a bit. We might be making a long trip – I will have to explain […]

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Did you know that you can almost remove a toe with your food processor? Oh Yes you can! I almost did.  It hurts. I’d post a picture of my left foot, but since this is a food blog . . . I won’t do that to you.  I keep the food processor on a shelf […]

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Hallelujah! I had a great day today. I didn’t touch the garden, pull weeds or anything close to it. Well . . . I take that back.  I did pick some fresh Raspberries to top this delicious tart. If you’d like to see my garden, go to Get Off Your Butt and WRITE! see . […]

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It seems that everywhere you look, our grand flag is waving proudly around neighborhoods and on City corners.  Today is a day of remembrance . . . a day to honor those who have died in our nation’s service.  We are very blessed to have Men and Woman serving so valiantly and bravely! Today, I […]

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COLD, WINDY, CRAPPY, RAINY, DREARY . . . and did I say Cold? There. You now have our weather report for today.  New buds have blossomed . . . freaked out and are now screaming . . . “Where the crapola are we!” There is only one thing left to do, and that’s eat some warm happiness.  These […]

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Get your taste buds ready for an explosion of yumminess! That’s probably not even a word, but that’s o.k. See . . .  It’s good Old Fashioned Homemade Pot Pie.  Not from the freezer section of the grocery store.  It’s not difficult, I promise. It’s flaky delicious . . . and fattening. You can run […]

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It seems that if I want my fruit-o-holic husband to eat a dessert, it must contain fruit!   Don’t give him chocolate . . . he wants fruit! This perfect dessert is fruit – a -licious.  He actually enjoyed it, but afterwards said; “I’d rather just eat the fruit!   Anyway, it’s really, really good.  So there. […]

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