Welcoming Fall

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Welcoming Fall It’s Fall. I wonder sometimes why we call it Autumn when Fall is so much more apt. Welcoming Fall. Branches heavily laden with ripe apples and quince.  A shawl around my shoulders and socks on my feet in the morning, instead of bare. The first scent of woodsmoke wafting in my window from a neighbor […]

Four Great Workshops

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Four Great Workshops All of my rolling pins, bowls, measuring cups & spoons made it back to Seattle. I taught four great workshops over the days that I was on the other coast. Here are some of the highlights of my time there.  The workshops in Annapolis and New York were wonderful. I met lovely people who were […]

Pie A La Road East Coast

Packing for Pie A La Road

Pie A La Road East Coast I’m just about the step out the door for all points East. Tomorrow morning I take the non-stop from Seattle to Baltimore where I will be met by a pie camp grad, Andy, also known as Dog Mama. She will be picking me up for ten days of pie making […]

Calendar of National Pie Days

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National Pie Days Here’s a list of National Pie Days. For the life of me, I don’t quite know why Apple Pie Day is in May when apples in the Northern hemisphere ripen in the Fall, and why is Blueberry Pie Day celebrated in April when they ripen in the Summer. Global warming? I think we […]