Small Birds in a Pie

My take on "Small Birds in a Pie"

Small Birds in a Pie Fall is here and the first snow of the season is on the Olympics! During the sun breaks, I run outside to see it sparkle on the peaks of Hurricane Ridge. Greta, Mr Fez, and I are sleeping in a bit later in the mornings and as I grind the […]

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


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 […]