Pie Plant

Pie Plant

It really isn’t a pie plant. That honor goes to rhubarb. But after making this pretty strawberry rhubarb pie this afternoon, I couldn’t resist! The pie is “planted” in my Shuksan strawberry patch.

Baking a Pie Outdoors

Orcas Island Rhubard Pie

I can make pie. I make them all the time. But last week I really made PIE. I made a pie outdoors from beginning to end. This more than anything makes me feel like a real pie baker…like I am connecting with some unbroken chain of pie making grandmothers who have come before me. You […]

Pies for the Fair: Part 2

Fair Pies in baskets

Four pies all ready to go to the Clallam County Fair. After a few hours of sleep (remember I was up until 3AM baking!), I could hear the kitchen calling to me to tidy up, both me and the counters! The pie baking session had gone long and late pie the night before and I […]