Apple Pocket Pies

Posted on Sep 11th, 2013

I went apple picking this weekend. I grew up about 10 miles from an orchard and went there frequently to get apples, go strawberry picking, pet the…

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Classic Peach Pie

Posted on Jul 9th, 2014

This pie feels tastes success. Like triumph and victory. See, I've been in a serious pie slump. One week I went through 4 batches of pie dough and…

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Coconut Cream Pie

Posted on Aug 4th, 2011

Late last week I got a hankering for coconut cream pie. Yup. A real life hankering. The creamy coconutty sweetness with the cool whipped…

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Cranberry Galettes

Posted on Nov 5th, 2014

Alright, Team. Halloween is over, the leaves are actually changing in Georgia and it's November...That's right. It's Thanksgiving season. Game on. I…

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Cranberry Pecan Tart

Posted on Nov 29th, 2012

  One of the things I love about holiday food is it is just so striking. The colors, the smells, the's all so beautiful, both…

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Fig & Ricotta Tart

Posted on Aug 27th, 2013

Figs. It's amazing how evocative a single word can be. When I was applying to college, one of the essay options was to write about your favorite…

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Fruity Dessert Pizza & Happy Galentine’s Day

Posted on Feb 13th, 2014

  Happy Galentine's Day! What's Galentine's Day? Well, apparently it's "only the best day of the year," according to Leslie from Parks &…

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Grapefruit Chess Pie

Posted on Mar 22nd, 2014

I confess. I'm a little obsessed. Ever since I went to Paper Plane and split the deconstructed grapefruit pie with my friend Shannon, I can't get…

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Mamo’s Egg Custard Pie

Posted on Jul 24th, 2013

When I was a little girl, I was completely enamored of my grandmother, Mamo, as we called her. I would snuggle up to her as she told me the story of…

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Pear Tarte Tantin

Posted on Jan 10th, 2013

I was craving something sweet, something fruity...pears. I was craving the harry and david pears my fabulous mom got me for Christmas. I opened the…

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Pocket Peach Pies

Posted on Jul 22nd, 2011

I had yet more peaches sitting around and was craving something rustic and homey, so I decided to make little pocket peach pies. I made two different…

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Pumpkin Pie Stuffed Baked Apples

Posted on Sep 27th, 2013

A few weeks ago I ran across a recipe for apple pie stuffed baked apples, or something of that nature. (I would link back to it, but I'm having…

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Strawberry Tarte Tatin

Posted on Apr 5th, 2014

Well, it would appear that winter has finally relinquished Atlanta from its icy grasp.* The sun has been out, everything is in bloom, allergies are…

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