Pies & Tarts


A big slice of homemade pie makes everyone happy. I defy you not to smile when served a slice of apple or pumpkin pie with a dollop of whipped cream on top.  In our home, pies were served for special occasions, like Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter. Those traditional times when families gather to celebrate all that is good in life.

My favorite memory of pumpkin pie is being able to take a leftover pie back to school with me and eating cold pie for breakfast.  It’s just so perfect. We’ve gathered so many favorites, many have videos, and we show you how to make the flakiest pie crust ever.  Join us won’t you?



Sweet Italian Easter Pie

Sweet Italian Easter Pie

Italian Easter Pie This Sweet Italian Easter Pie is light and creamy, with a sweet crunchy pie crust, almost like a sugar cookie!  The ricotta filling is light and has a gentle orange zest that enhances the decadent chocolate chips. Such an elegant dessert, but...