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Apple Pie

January 23, 2016

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Is there anything better than a warm slice of apple pie on a cool winters day?  And a homemade pie at that!  Nope. I didn’t think so!

In honor of National Pie Day, I thought I would make Apple Pie – for the first time ever!  I know, how is that possible?!  With all the baking I do, I’m not sure how I’ve never made an apple pie.  Perhaps, I had a sense of the patience and time it required and just never felt confident enough to tackle it.

Despite the lack of an incredible wave of confidence, I felt inspired to whip up an apple pie this morning, so I went with it.


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Apple Crisp

November 29, 2015


Well before I dive into Christmas baking, I thought I would enjoy a classic fall treat on this last Sunday in November.

Apple Crisp is nostalgic for me, not much of a baker, it’s one of the few things my Mom did bake growing up.  And every time I make it, I understand why – it’s so darn easy!  Simple ingredients, the more rustic the better, virtually impossible to mess up!

I found these adorable maple leaf dishes and divided the recipe among four of them.  But it tastes just as good baked in a conventional baking dish, I promise 😉


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