A grateful heart: Baking with Marm

When I was little, we lived next door to my grandparents for awhile. On Thanksgiving, I remember traipsing the few hundred yards over to watch my grandma and mom in the kitchen, the sound of parades and football blaring, and begging, sometimes successfully, to play my uncle’s Atari or Nintendo....more

Thanksgiving Favorites: Fresh Pumpkin Pie

Few flavors epitomize the Fall season quite like pumpkin.  It's E-V-E-R-Y-W-H-E-R-E right now: Pumpkin Spice Lattes, Pumpkin Bars, Pumpkin Rolls, Pumpkin Bread. This pie is a perfect addition to your Thanksgiving spread, topped with whipped cream.  Ditch that canned pumpkin, roll up your sleeves, and let's start baking! ...more

Buttermilk Sky Pie Shop: New sweet spot in Bearden!

Rusha SamsOh, the Places We Seehttp://ohtheplaceswesee.comGreat new shop opening in Knoxville this Thursday: Buttermilk Sky Pie Shop: http://ohtheplaceswesee.com/2013/11/11/buttermilk-sky-pie-shop-new-sweet-spot-in-bearden/...more

The Ultimate Comfort Food: How to Make Chicken Pot Pie {from scratch}

What is it about Chicken Pot Pie that makes it taste so heavenly? Is it the buttery, flaky crust? The rich, savory gravy? I'm salivating, just writing this. ...more
So glad you enjoyed it!  It's a favorite at our house :)more

It's Pie!

It's not that I can't cook......

 Oh, I can cook. I'm just not crazy about it......but I can. Today I'm going to the store to buy some fresh ingredients and make a pecan pie to take to a celebration tomorrow.And somehow I bet town is going to be crowded. Maybe if I go early....we'll see how that goes.I'm looking forward to having a few days off to recharge.What will you do, during this first holiday of the season, to recharge?I want to work on my creative life. Blogging, maybe my art room, which right now is a total blank slate....:)And read. I love to read....more
Mmm pecan pie!more

easy Cherry Pies

I love this idea! It looks delicious and easy to make :)more