Category Archives: Pie

Plum Thyme Pie with Rye-Butter Crust

This must be dessert week… Last weekend was a busy one for me, and it included lots of opportunities to bake. I made this pie for a bbq on Sunday, and it was fantastic! Last summer I made these blueberry … Continue reading

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Paleo Grapefruit Tartelettes

Last week I saw a recipe for a grapefruit cream pie and couldn’t get it out of my head. I had never heard of grapefruit pie, or grapefruit custard, but it sounded appealing. A few weeks ago I made a … Continue reading

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Paleo Mango Coconut Custard Pie

Are you one of the many people who made a healthy eating resolution this year? If so, you might appreciate this dessert. While not ‘light’ in the traditional low calorie sense, this dessert is very low in sugar and contains … Continue reading

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Maple Pecan Tarts with Cranberries

Unlike yesterday’s pomegranate coconut custards, this is not a light or healthy dessert. That said, it is one of the best things I have eaten in a long time, and if you like pecan pie, I highly recommend trying these … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Ideas, and my BEST EVER pie crust!

I can’t believe that Thanksgiving is less than two weeks away! Planning my Thanksgiving spread is one of my favorite pass-times this time of year. For the last several years I have spent Thanksgiving away from home, often abroad. That … Continue reading

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Banana Pumpkin Cream Pie

In the last week or two, several of the cooking blogs I follow have posted alternative recipes for Pumpkin Pie. I’m not trying to jump on the bandwagon, because I think that the humble pumpkin pie is one of the … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Apple Pie

This is not a typical apple pie. Let me start by saying that apple pie is rarely bad. In fact, home-made, it’s one of the most satisfyingly simple desserts I can think of (apple crisp and chocolate chip cookies also … Continue reading

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