Apple Pie Pops Things You'll Need:2 large apples 1/2 cup white sugar 2 tablespoons white sugar 1/2 teaspoon apple pie spice blend 1 teaspoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon cornstarch 1 tablespoon water 20 wooden lollipop sticks ...more
Today I want to share a recipe that might just be new to all of you. I was first introduced to this particular pie when I lived in Texas via one of my mom's friends, and my family has been making it ever since. I have never seen this on a menu at a restaurant, and I honestly have a hard time trying to describe it to others, even though it is so simple! Simple...and wonderful. It has become a staple dessert at holiday get-togethers and special occasions....more
Hmm…pie. Apart from the annual pie fest that occurs every Thanksgiving, pies do not make nearly enough appearances in my life. Last weekend, I set out to change all of that by tackling a homemade pie. ...more
My weakness for good deals landed me with 4lb of blueberries in the span of one week. I briefly considered consecutive meals of nothing but fresh blueberries but that idea quickly went out the window. I’ll spare you from corny gems such as “I bake therefore I am”. Just take my word that I decided the amount of joy I would derive from baking 4lb of blueberries far exceeds the joy of eating them out of hand....more
It seems as though I was in hibernation mode back on January 23, 2012 (Pie Day). Or maybe I was recovering from post holiday stresses. Whatever the reason for my failure to acknowledge Pie Day, today I’m celebrating Pi Day.