Best Blackberry Pie Ever

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Best Blackberry Pie Ever It’s almost August. Berries are simply bursting near Pie Cottage. The sour cherries have finished for this season. Yes, I made a few pies and pitted and froze the rest for special pies to share during the winter and spring. Who can resist the taste of summer on a cold winter’s day. […]

An Easy Gooseberry Pie


An Easy Gooseberry Pie It’s berry season in the northwest and I hope it is where you are, too. Last week at my local grocery I felt exceptionally lucky to score two 1/2 flats of red gooseberries. Not only were they beautiful, they were exceptionally sweet! I couldn’t believe that no one…let me repeat that…NO ONE had […]

History of the Original Morning Glory Muffin


History of the Original Morning Glory Muffin Yesterday I posted my adaption of a recipe for Easy Gluten Free Morning Glory Muffins. I was curious to find some history about the original Morning Glory Muffin—who created it, when and where. So here’s the brief rundown of what I learned. Morning Glory Muffins are attributed to Chef Pam McKinstry of the Morning […]

Easy Gluten Free Morning Glory Muffins

Easy GF Morning Glory Muffins to start the day.

I am passionate about baking. I don’t think there is a day that goes by that I’m not involved in some aspect of it. Last night I was hungry for something sweet as well as being a variation from pie. Looking in my baking cupboard there were plenty of staples on hand plus a few odds and ends like shredded coconut […]