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Birthday Pie

Birthday Pie

Last week I was talking to my neighbor, Jim. He's a wonderful neighbor, we couldn't wish for more. I was in the process of pruning the rose bushes in front of our place and wanted to know if he would like me prune his as...

Mincemeat Pie

Mincemeat Pie

For years, my father-in-law (he hates that term, but I'm not sure what else to use) has talked with longing about mincemeat pies. His mother used to make them for him. Dave's grandmother (mom's side) used to make them for him. I had never eaten one myself and the...

Perfecting Pie Crust

Perfecting Pie Crust

Growing up, my idea of making a pie was to buy a Mrs. Smith's frozen pie from the grocery store and put it in the oven. I didn't even do that well. My first pumpkin pie was blackened and burnt on the top. My best friend's mom made the most wonderful apple pie from...