Pie A La Road Day 17

Kate in San Francisco on Ben & Jerry's Free ice Cream Day

Pie A La Road Day 17 Pie A La Road Day 17: Yup, the pie-mobile is still on the road and doing great. We’ve taught 8 classes and made 50+ pies. Yesterday we took the day off in San Francisco meeting up with some of Duncan and Robin’s friends, walking around and seeing the sites, […]

Pie A la Road Starts Tomorrow!

Ready for a La Road!

Wow! I can’t believe it’s really here. Tomorrow morning, my pie assistants, Duncan and Robin and I, leave on the very first Pie A la Road Trip to California. We’re packing the car as I type this, double-checking our lists of equipment and supplies, addresses and directions to each of 8 locations from Danville to […]

My Friend Olivia


From 1976 through 2006 I made my living and supported my family as a music teacher, accompanist, and coach as I tried to instill my love of music and the arts to hundreds, maybe thousands of students, who came to sit on the bench in front of my grand piano each week. Students (and families) […]

A New Affair


I’m Having a New Affair Well, not quite like that. I’m having a new affair with my new camera. This is a huge step for me. I’ve been using my iPhone for years to take pictures of family, friends, fruit, and pies. But over the last six or so years, I find myself looking at my images […]