Calendar of National Pie Days

A pear for pie!

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 […]

Pie Camp May 2015 Early Bird Registration

Art of the Pie Camp

Save $200 with EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION! Join Kate McDermott, Creator of Art of the Pie for PIE CAMP Pie Camp May 21-25, 2015 The Ultimate Pie Making Experience $1595 Early Bird Registration through Dec 31, 2014 $1795 Registration after Dec 31, 2014

Pie Birds

Pie Angel

Pie Birds Some people use them and some don’t. I’m in the later group. Pie birds have been around for some time now…at least since the Victorian era. Their purpose? To provide a vent in a pie for the steam so the filling inside doesn’t boil up or leak through the crust. One older book I have, “The Mystery […]

My Eastern Washington Weekend

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My Eastern Washington Weekend Today I’d like to share with you some pictures from a lovely trip I had this weekend to Eastern Washington. After taking Greta-pie to her B&B, it’s time head to Seattle for my Walla Walla flight.  My dear friend, Robin Leventhal picks me up for our girls weekend. After seeing her new digs and a bit […]