Archive for the 'Pies' Category

Sweet Potato Pie

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Bear with me on today’s post as I try to type with a pinky finger covered in layer after layer of gauze, then topped off with a finger sling (what do you call these things anyway?). Word to the wise, don’t get into a fight with your vaccum cleaner…it will win! Ugh, so now all [...]

Crescent Pecan Pie Bars

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

My hubby is a really big pecan pie fan, so naturally as soon as I saw this recipe I thought of him. I made these this summer to take on our beach trip and everyone loved them. They are much simpler than the traditional pecan pie bars as there’s no crust to make, you just [...]

Tomato Pie

Wednesday, July 27th, 2011

When I was growing up my Paw Paw was well known for his garden. Some summers I even remember him having a garden in two different locations. He’d get up early and water the plants in the backyard garden, then load up his bright green Chevy Luv pick-up truck (which had the most memorable horn [...]

Chicken Pot Pie

Wednesday, March 16th, 2011

The first time that I had this dish was when I was in the 8th grade. We had just moved into our new house in the country and my mom had just had surgery, so I was taking care of the tasks that she couldn’t do. Our new neighbors had sons in my grade in [...]

Pecan Pie

Friday, December 10th, 2010

This time of year something just makes me want to eat sweets…doesn’t matter what it is as long as it has LOTS of sugar in it. I can’t resist so why even try? I’ll work it all off after the start of the new year, right? So since I’m in baking overload, I made this [...]

Southern Buttermilk Pie

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010

If you are looking for a great last-minute dessert for Thanksgiving, this is it! Super simple to make and you only need a few ingredients. The first time I mentioned something about this dessert to people that weren’t from around here, they could not believe that “down here” we ate a pie made out of [...]