Life is returning to a pace that feels right. I’m home now at Pie Cottage with Greta. We wake in the morning to the joy of another day. A cup of tea, or lately it’s been homemade chai. Rekindling the wood stove. Rekindling me.
When I was a little girl I lived next door to our family business, McDermott Colonial Mortuary in Santa Barbara. My father, Thomas Joseph McDermott was a mortician as was his father, Charles Stephen McDemott. Charles moved from Morris, IL with his wife, Hanora in 1906, to open McDermott Undertaking Co. on the corner of […]
Just in time for your Thanksgiving Pies it’s Pie-One-One Time again. Here are a few links to my recipes, videos, tips, tricks, and technique. Flour, Salt, Fat and Water (a pie-dough tutorial on the original Art of the Pie Dough) About Bowls, Pans, Pins, Cups, Aprons, Fruit, Filling, Dough, Vents and Baking.