Black & Blue Berry Pie, oh my!

Mmmm…pie. I love pie. Don’t you love pie? It’s such a versatile dessert. Chocolate pies, fruit pies, cookie pies, pudding pies, ice cream pies…and that doesn’t even consider the savory pie options..ENDLESS! Is there anything you can’t put into a pie? As you ponder that question.. Today we’re going to make a fruit pie! A…

My favorite pie– bourbon, chocolate, & pecans, oh my!

Do you love pie? Yes? Of course you do– everyone loves pie! From savory chicken pot pie to the sweet American classic– apple pie, there’s a pie for each and every one of you. If you like bourbon, chocolate, and pecans, THIS is your pie! It certainly is mine! It has a creamy, custardy texture chock-full…

Fresh Peach & Blueberry Crisp

I love a dessert that is served warm, a la mode. The warm dessert with the cold ice cream is a combination that’s hard to beat. Enter: this sweet, succulent peach blueberry crisp. I was driving on my way back to DC from Delaware, and there were countless farm stands along the side of the…

Peanut Butter Mousse Snickers Pie!

Want to impress your family this Thanksgiving with a unique pie chock-full of chocolaty-peanut buttery goodness? Or just looking to make a decadent, delicious dessert? You’ve come to the right place! Let’s break this down: Need I say more? Oreo Crust: Made out of half regular Oreos and half Golden Oreos Chocolate Ganache: rich, velvety chocolate…

Bourbon Apple Pie & Apple Cake & Apple Crisp!

Thanksgiving is the best. A time for family, friends, good conversations, and, well, giving thanks. What’s even better is when you get to celebrate those things multiple times! Let’s back up: It all started in October with Apple Day: We went apple picking. Then, we cooked a bunch o’ apple-y things, like pork with apples,…

Apple Brie Tartlets

Brie cheese is amazing. SO good. Whether it’s with wine, crackers, baked, or just eaten plain, it’s always creamy and tasty. I decided to try out a new creation: brie & apple tartlets with a touch of either jam or honey. All you need is pie crust, diced apples, cheese, honey/jam, & cinnamon.  So simple,…

Holiday Treat #7: Cannoli Cups!

Do you love cannolis, but want to make them without the challenge of forming and frying the shells? Well, you should try these! They use pie crust, baked, instead of fried shells! I made them with my friend on one of our cooking/baking nights! We used a star cookie cutter to shape the dough for…

Day-After-Thanksgiving Dinner!

What do you do when there aren’t any Thanksgiving leftovers??? My family and I went to my Aunt’s house for Thanksgiving. Thus, no leftovers at our house! What to do the day after Thanksgiving without turkey?! Well, you have to make something else! I volunteered to make dinner, and decided to make a few new…

Apple Pie– Be Ready for Thanksgiving!

Who doesn’t love apple pie? Buttery, flaky crust, sweet & juicy apples, served warm (or not) with whipped cream and/or ice cream! It just isn’t Thanksgiving without an apple pie (or 2)! So, when I was figuring out what to make for Friends-Thanksgiving this weekend, it seemed like a no-brainer to make & bring apple pies!…