A Giveaway Today

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A few things… 1. I’m doing a giveaway today. Leave a comment at the end of this post* and the winner will be picked randomly and notified on 4/28/14 by email. This is the first giveaway that I have ever done. I had no idea how much would be involved with it on my end […]

A Very Easy Kind of Fruit Pie

Apricot and Blueberry Pie, Art of the Pie

A VERY EASY “ANY” KIND OF FRUIT PIE When I looked in my chest freezer today there were partial bags of sour pie cherries, raspberries, blueberries all from last year’s (2013) harvest. I like to pick and freeze when I can from u-pics, farm-stands, and my own little garden. Having a surplus of pie pans […]

A Pie Cottage Pilgrimage

Kate McDermott's Pie Cottage

I love it when visitors come to Pie Cottage! It’s a wonderful opportunity for me to share everything about it that makes it so special to me. Plus, you know how it is when you have company coming. Everything gets cleaned, put away, and tidied. Several weeks ago, food friends Tom Conway and Linda Nygaard made […]

The Artful Pie Top

I have the best time creating art on my pie tops. It’s pretty easy to do and I feel that I reconnect with the 5-year-old part of me that got to play with cookie cutters and sugar cookie dough. Do you remember how much fun that was? I’ve collected cookie cutters for years and I’m […]